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

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Spikenard plant
Spikenard (Nardostachys jatamansi)

Spikenard oil comes from the rhizome of the Nardostachys jatamansi plant. It has a floral scent. It has an antiseptic and sedative effect.



Soothes stress and tension.


Improves rashes and the effects of aging.