Complete Guide to Essential Oils/A to Z of essential oils/Parsley

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Parsley (Petroselinum sativum)

Parsley oil comes from the Petroselinum sativum plant. It has a herby, woody scent.

Properties[edit | edit source]

Digestive[edit | edit source]

Relieves indigestion.

Pain[edit | edit source]

Alleviates arthritis and rheumatism.

Respiratory[edit | edit source]

Relieves bronchitis and coughs.

Sexual[edit | edit source]

Reduces sexual dysfunction.

Urological[edit | edit source]

Alleviates cystitis.

Caution[edit | edit source]

  • Don't use, or come into contact with, parsley oil during pregnancy.
  • Parsley oil may be toxic to the liver.