Description: Add Tagetes essential oil into your lifestyle and fill your day with fresh, sweet and fruity sensations. The floral aroma will give you a spark for the rest of the day, leaving energized and relaxed. But, how can it improve your health Well, Tagetes essential oils help treat parasitic infestations, fungal infections and calluses. It keeps your skin healthy and free of problems.

Botanical Name: Tagetes minuta

Plant Part: Flowers

Extraction Method: Steam Distilled

Plant Origin: India

Odor and Color: Light to medium orange, slightly herbaceous with slight citrus note

Main Constituents: Tagetes essential oil is derived from the Tagetes plant, also known as marigold or Mexican marigold. The essential oil extracted from this plant contains various chemical constituents. The main constituents of Tagetes essential oil typically include, Tagetone, Limonene, Ocimene, Terpinolene, Valencene, (Z)-ocimenone, β-Elemene

Common Uses: The essential oil is extracted from the flowers of this plant through a steam distillation process. It has a warm, sweet, and slightly citrusy aroma.

Here are some common uses and properties of Tagetes essential oil:

Aromatherapy: It is often used in aromatherapy for its uplifting and calming effects. Its sweet scent can help reduce stress, anxiety, and promote relaxation.

Anti-inflammatory properties: The oil has anti-inflammatory properties, which may make it useful for alleviating skin conditions like eczema, psoriasis, and acne. However, it should be used with caution and properly diluted as it can be irritating to some individuals.

Antimicrobial properties: It possesses antimicrobial properties that can help combat certain bacteria and fungi, making it useful in cleaning products and topical applications for skin issues.

Insect repellent: The strong aroma of Tagetes essential oil acts as a natural insect repellent. It can be used to keep insects like mosquitoes and flies at bay.

Joint and muscle pain relief: Due to its anti-inflammatory properties, Tagetes oil may provide relief from joint pain and sore muscles when used in massage blends or diluted in carrier oils.

Note: Tagetes essential oil is considered a top note in perfumery.

Blend Well With: This oil blends well with a variety of other essential oils, creating unique and pleasing aromatic combinations. When blending essential oils, it’s essential to consider their individual properties and characteristics to achieve a balanced and harmonious aroma. The essential oils that blend well with Tagetes Essential Oil are

  1. Citrus oils: Tagetes complements other citrus essential oils like Bergamot, Sweet Orange, Lemon, and Lime. These combinations create bright, uplifting, and refreshing scents.
  2. Floral oils: Blending Tagetes with floral essential oils such as Lavender, Geranium, Ylang-Ylang, and Jasmine can result in delightful and soothing aromas.
  3. Woody oils: Combining Tagetes with woody essential oils like Cedarwood, Sandalwood, or Vetiver can add depth and grounding to the overall fragrance.
  4. Spicy oils: Partnering Tagetes with spicy essential oils like Black Pepper, Clove, or Ginger can create unique and invigorating scents.
  5. Herbal oils: Tagetes can blend well with herbal oils such as Clary Sage, Basil, and Rosemary, producing fresh and aromatic compositions.

Contraindication: It is considered safe to use. Just like many other essential oils, it is wise to use this oil after dilution with a carrier oil, as it can be sensitive and irritating to the skin. Before you use oil on your skin, it is advisable that you conduct a patch test before making it a routine.

Do not use internally, unless directed by a physician. For pregnant women and nursing mothers, it is safe to consult first with your physician before using Tagetes essential oil. Do not use on broken skin or on abrasions.

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*This statement has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.*