Complete Guide to Essential Oils/A to Z of essential oils/Yarrow
- Yarrow (Achillea millefolium)
Yarrow oil comes from the Achillea millefolium plant. It has a sweet, spicy scent. It has antiseptic and anti-inflammatory effects.
Reduces high blood pressure. Improves hemorrhoids and varicose veins.
Relieves indigestion, flatulence and constipation.
Regulates the menstrual cycle.
Improves eczema, rashes and promotes healing of minor wounds and burns.
- Don't use yarrow oil during pregnancy.
- Yarrow oil may irritate sensitive skin.