Complete Guide to Essential Oils/A to Z of essential oils/Helichrysum
- Helichrysum (Helichrysum italicum)
Helichrysum (or immortelle) oil comes from the flowers of the Helichrysum italicum (Helichrysum angustifolium) plant. It has a fruity scent. It has anti-inflammatory and diuretic effects.
Properties[edit | edit source]
Pain[edit | edit source]
Relieves arthritis and rheumatism.
Respiratory[edit | edit source]
Relieves asthma, bronchitis and symptoms of cold and flu.
Skin[edit | edit source]
Improves acne, dermatitis and scars.
Caution[edit | edit source]
- Don't use Helichrysum oil on children.