Artemisia oil Healing and Health Benefits
Artemisia oil is also known as Wormwood oil or Green Ginger oil. Its botanical name is Artemisia Annua or Artemisia Absinthium. This oil has wonderful cholagogue, anti-helmitic, digestive, emenagogue, deodorant, febrifuge, insecticide, vermifuge, narcotic, and tonic properties. The oil is extracted by steam distillation of its twigs, flowering tops and leaves.
Health Benefits and Medicinal Properties of Artemisia oil
Cholagogue: The cholagogue property aids discharging bile from the liver to the stomach and helps in breaking down of food and facilitates digestion. It also helps to neutralize excess acids in the stomach and resulting in a relief from problems like acidity.
Deodorant: The high aromatic thujone content makes it apt to be used as a deodorant.
Emenagogue: It stimulates menstrual discharges. It also helps to get rid of problems like lack of appetite, headaches, nausea, fatigue, abdominal cramps and aches.
Febrifuge: This property helps in fighting infections by killing microbes and inhibiting their growth and aiding in reduction of fever.
Insecticide: Since this substance is highly poisonous to animals and mammals, it is definitely poisonous to insects too, thus is a good insect repellent and can be used in sprays, vaporizers, and fumigants.
Narcotic: The term “Narcotic” although creates a negative impression but it proves to be beneficial against certain symptoms and can be used as medicine against nervous afflictions, insomnia, convulsions, stress, tension epileptic and hysteric attacks.
Vermifuge: Parasitic worms like round worms, tape worms, hook worms etc found in the body can be easily be killed with Wormwood Oil.
Tonic: Wormwood oil is a wonderful overall tonic for the body and benefits the organic system, excretory system, endocrine system, nervous system and immune system.
A Few Words of Caution: Wormwood Oil is poisonous as it is basically a neurotolin and large dose can lead to fatal consequences. So, too much or prolonged use should be avoided. Organic farm Nepal produce natural Artemisia oil it is used as an essential oils, basically to massage the body or aroma therapy, make perfume etc if you interested to buy organic Artemisia oil fell free to contact us.