HIGH ALTITUDE NATURALS™ Jasmine Essential Oil is steam distilled from the flowers of Jasmine (with no chemical solvents), with its scientific names Jasminum Grandiflora (Jasminum Grandiflorum, Royal Jasmine). It takes eight million jasmine flowers to create a single kilogram of essential oil; they must be hand-picked before sun-rise, and the essence is skilfully extracted, to give the highest grade of essential oil.
It has a strong but sweet, pleasing and romantic fragrance, which evokes feelings of warmth and of passion, and often associated with romance and love. Jasmine Essential Oil is an effective aphrodisiac, bringing out inner desires and restoring sexual energy and confidence, and when used in a massage oil, or to fragrance a room, jasmine is soothing and uplifting. It warms the emotions, calms the nerves and dispels feelings of apathy, indifference and listlessness, replacing them with confidence, energy and optimism. It provides and uplifting effect on mind and fights depression. The rich aroma of jasmine can be used to fragrance a room with a relaxing and romantic atmosphere. It is ideal if you are planning a candle lit dinner with someone special.
Jasmine has skin-softening properties and is beneficial to dry, sensitive or inflamed skin, especially when the condition is related to emotional stress. Jasmine's softening effect on the skin makes it a valuable essential oil for both face and body. It also has anti-inflammatory and anti-fungal properties. Jasmine Essential Oil can help fading away scar marks, after spots, and stretch marks.
Jasmine Essential Oil gives relief from cough by helping clear the accumulation of phlegm in the respiratory tracts as well as from snoring by clearing congestion of nasal and respiratory tracts.
Jasmine Essential Oil is used to facilitate and ease birth and to reduce labor pain, especially when combined with either rose or neroli oils.