About Cardamom Essential Oil:
Cardamom Essential oil India (Elettaria cardamomum), has a sweet, spicy, warm aroma. Cardamom oil blends well with Bergamot, Cistus, Clove, Cedarwood, Frankincense, Orange, Neroli, Rose, and Ylang Ylang. It’s thought to be a very warming, calming aroma for times of sadness. Fragrant Influence: Cardamom is uplifting, refreshing, and invigorating.
Action and Traditional Uses for Cardamom Essential Oil:
Action: Cardamom is antispasmodic (neuro-muscular), antibacterial, an expectorant, and anti-infectious. Traditional Uses: Cardamom has been used for paralysis, rheumatism, cardiac disorders, epilepsy, spasms, pulmonary disease, digestive, intestinal, and urinary complaints.
Application: Diffuse, rub on the bottom of the feet, the stomach, the solar plexus, and the thighs.
Indications: Indigestion, loss of appetite, coughs, debility, halitosis, mental fatigue, headaches, heartburn, nausea, and sciatica. Cardamom may also alleviate menstrual problems and irregularities.
Fragrant Influence: Cardamom is uplifting, refreshing, and invigorating.
Companion Oils: Bergamot, Cedarwood, Cinnamon, Cistus, Clove, Neroli, Orange, Rose, and Ylang Ylang.
Safety Data: If pregnant or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician.
Essential Oils Safety & Disclaimer:
This information is for educational purpose only, it is not intended to treat, cure, prevent or, diagnose and disease or condition. Nor is it intended to prescribe in any way. This information is for educational purpose only and may not be complete, nor may its data be accurate.
As with all essential oils, never use them undiluted. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner. Keep away from children. If applying an essential oil to your skin always perform a small patch test to an insensitive part of the body (after you have properly diluted the oil in an appropriate carrier.