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Onion Essential Oil


£16.96 Inc Vat   
£14.13 Ex Vat

Description

Onion oil is a member of the Amaryllidaceae family. This oil has a strong, unpleasant, sulphurous odour that is not recommended for aromatherapy. It is classed as a middle note and doesn't normally blend well with other oils.

Onion boasts decongestant and expectorant abilities. Even though it can be effective in skincare formulations due to its anti-viral benefits, it is more commonly used as fishing bait due to it's less than pleasant aroma.
Essential oils can be applied topically once diluted with a carrier oil. They are widely used in cosmetic goods and handmade crafts.

Details

Botanical Name Allium cepa
Origin India
Family Amaryllidaceae
Plant Part Bulb
Extraction Steam Distillation
Note Middle
Colour Golden to Brown
Consistency Thin
Scent Onion has a strong, unpleasant, sulphuraceous odor that is not recommended for aromatherapy.
Blends With Doesn’t blend well with other essential oils.
Group Spicy

Cautions

Never use pure oils on the skin without diluting, never use internally, keep away from children and eyes, always check if there are any medical issues which could cause a problem. Seek help if you have any doubts.

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