Celery Seed Essential Oil - 15mL
Celery Seed Apium graveolens
Celery was used as early as the 5th century by the Chinese, and widely used in Indian Ayurvedic practices. Conventionally grown grocery store celery looks nothing like the celery seen at local farmers’ markets. The celery plant grows up to three feet tall, is bright green, and radiating with life. Celery has a complex, strong, sweet, and spicy aroma. The plant takes two years to fully mature and produce its small fruit, which are tan to brown in colour.
The seeds are the primary repository for essential oil. Limonene, the dominant constituent in Celery Seed oil is also found in refreshing citrus peel and fir needle oils. The oil has a calming, relaxing, and positive aroma. Celery seed oil has a distinct, strong flavour.
- Calming and relaxing aroma when diffused.
- Distinct strong flavouring for food.
- Sweet, warm, earthy, spicy
- Steam distillation of Seed
- Limonene, β-Selinene
Keep out of reach of children. Possible skin sensitivity. Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears, and sensitive areas. If you are pregnant, nursing, or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician.
What Are the Benefits of Celery Seed Oil?
You’ve probably already heard all about the benefits of a celery juice cleanse, but do you know the benefits of taking the essential oil? Celery Seed essential oil has digestive benefits, similar to what people tout the celery juice cleanse for.*
In addition to promoting healthy digestion, Celery Seed oil supports the nervous system when taken internally.* It is also soothing to the skin.
Where Does Celery Seed Oil Come From?
The celery you see in the grocery store is not the part of the celery plant that Celery Seed essential oil comes from. The celery plant grows up to three feet tall and takes two years to fully mature. When its matured, it produces fruit, which is small and tan or brown in colour. The seeds, which is where the essential oil comes from, are found in the fruit.