The following summary is given for information only: it is a synthesis of the properties described in recognised aromatherapy works and/or in accordance with ancestral and popular traditions. The properties* presented are taken from the works cited in the bibliography. This summary is in no way a medical information or a list of indications.
Produced from the distillation of the combava leaves, this essential oil is also known as "combawa essential oil", not to be confused with combawa essence, which is obtained by cold expression of the fruit peel.
Yellow-green in colour, this essential oil has a lemony, acidic, vegetal and rising odour.
Combava essential oil is particularly rich in citronellal, citronellol and citronellyle acetate, which give it its properties:
Soothing both physically and mentally
Promotes joint flexibility
Supports liver function
Harmonises intestinal transit
It is traditionally known to relieve ailments associated with aging joints.
It is used :
by skin massage on the affected area, diluted in a vegetable oil up to 20%.
In air diffusion, alone or with other essential oils such as lavender, mandarin, sweet orange, ylang-ylang...
Organic combava essential oil is calming, soothing, sedative. It soothes anxiety, stress and facilitates sleep. It can be used as an atmospheric diffusion or as a skin massage, diluted in a vegetable oil.
- Slow cosmétique label
Joints comfort, Quiet sleep, Smooth digestion, Stress, stomach ache