Quality Botanical family: Asteraceae Latin name: Helichrysum italicum Other name: everlasting, helichrysum Origin: France or Italy Cultivation: Controlled organic agriculture - Certisys-BE1 control Distilled part: Flower Production process: Steam distillation Quality: 100% pure, natural and chemotyped Olfactory notes: warm, honeyed, sweet, curry aromas Main constituents Esters: neryl acetate (40.5%) Ketones (diketones): italidione (4.43%) Sesquiterpenes: caryophyllene, gamma curcumene (8%) Monoterpenols Monoterpenes Note Do not confuse it with essential oils from Madagascar immortelles, which have very different biochemical profiles. Presentation Dilution of the pure essential oil, at 7%, in organic virgin Jojoba oil Our opinion Even diluted to 7%, the powerful Helichrysum will not disappoint you. You will find its lively and powerful aromas! Precautions for use Do not use during pregnancy or breastfeeding, or in young children. Do not use in epileptics (however, the neurotoxicity of diketones appears to be low). Not recommended in case of coagulation disorders or if you are taking anticoagulant treatment. No oral route without the advice of a practitioner. Do not apply to irritated or infected skin. Risk of allergy (limonene, linanol): take care not to overdose in mixtures. An elbow test is recommended prior to any skin application (min 48 hours before use). Avoid contact with the eyes. Keep out of reach of children. Store away from heat and light.