More About Our Anise Essential Oil
Size: 5 ml violet glass bottle
Production Method: Steam distilled from the seeds
Botanical name: Pimpinella anisum
Notes: Anise has an ancient history of medicinal, magical, and culinary use.
Homeopathic Properties of Anise Essential Oil
- Antiseptic–intestinal system
- Detoxifier–of heavy metals
- Stimulant–stomach, respiratory system
External–massage, topical application, local and spinal compress.
Observations and Anecdotal Information
One drop of anise essential oil in a cup of hot water, with a little honey or agave nectar, will do wonders to relieve heartburn or indigestion naturally and without taking the digestive system out of balance. Anise is so mild and gentle that I have used it for many years in my remedy for colicky babies. Note: It must be highly diluted for this purpose!.
It is great for enhancing or stimulating milk production in nursing mothers. It also is a uterine stimulant, which can be helpful during labor. It has been used as a traditional poison antidote and hang-over remedy.
- Avoid use of anise when taking blood thinning prescription drugs.
- Anise increases lactation.
- Avoid using anise while pregnant.
- Anise has some estrogenic properties–consult your health care professional before use with estrogen–sensitive conditions such as breast cancer.
None of our products are recognized or approved by the FDA. They are not intended to diagnose, treat, or cure any disease. This information is anecdotal, and is provided for educational purposes only. It is not meant to be taken as medical advice. See a health care professional for medical advice.