Latin Name: Tanacetum annuum
Country of Origin – Morocco
Cultivation Method: Wild crafted
Aroma: Intense sweet green fruity aroma, with camphoraceous overtones
Extraction Method: Steam distilled
Plant Part: Flowering tops
Energetics: Activates Qi, harmonizes Shen, relaxes constraint (P. Holmes)
Safety: Non toxic, non irritating, non sensitizing. Caution: Holmes suggests that because of its untested hormonal actions, to avoid internal use of blue tansy with oestrogen dependent cancers and first trimester of pregnancy.
Actions supported by clinical studies: N/A (Battaglia).
Leading / Common Uses: Mental / Emotional: Calming support for frustration, anxiety, anger and irritability, mood swings. Blue tansy is an important ingredient in our popular Calming blend, and in Tension Release blend, we recommend the blend over the use of the single oil for emotional use.
Skin: Blue oils are not only calming to the emotions but to tissues, as a known anti inflammatory, blue tansy soothes allergic irritations, rashes, and symptoms worse with stress. (P.Holmes)
If you are seeking detailed information about the benefits and uses, or personal health related questions about essential oils please schedule a consultation with our CLINICAL AROMATHERAPIST
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