Laurel Essential Oil
Latin Name: Laurus nobilis
Part of plant: Leaves
Chemical Componants: 1,8 cineole, linalol, α-terpineol, α-pinene,
Aroma Character: fresh, sweet, spicy
Historically, this plant was the symbol of victory to both the Greeks and the Romans, who considered it the herb of protection. This is reflected in the oil's ability to instil confidence and courage, as well as improve memory and insight.
Used in massage, Laurel essential oil has an action on the digestive system.