More About Our Nutmeg Essential Oil
Size: 5 ml violet glass bottle
Source: Sri Lanka
Distillation: Steam distilled by artisans
Botanical name: Myristicin fragrans
Note: Distilled from certified organic seed pods
Homeopathic Properties of Nutmeg Essential Oil
- Prostaglandin inhibitor
- Tonic–cardiac, uterine
External––topical application, massage, bath, local or spinal compress, application to energy centers and meridian points
Observations and Anecdotal Information
This is a great oil for sports enthusiasts, as it relieves all kinds of muscular pain from injuries, overuse, etc. It is effective on intercostal pain, sprains, strains, and rheumatism.
Nutmeg essential oil is also effective for certain types of headaches, especially migraines and those caused by hormonal imbalance. These may be relieved by applying the oil as a cool compress to the temples.
Taken internally with proper dilution, it can be very effective for digestive issues including gas, bloating, and indigestion.
Nutmeg imitates estrogen in the body, signaling the body to stop producing estrogen in cases of high estrogen. This helps in easing labor pains, increasing contractions during birth, and as a uterine stimulant and tonic.
To ease labor pains during childbirth, apply nutmeg essential oil to the abdomen in a 4% dilution with carrier oil.
It is a cardio-tonic, useful for strengthening the heart. For this purpose, apply diluted oil to the chest before getting into the shower.
Generally recognized as safe at normal dosages.
Keep all essential oils away from eyes.
Store in a safe place, out of the reach of children.
All internal uses should be researched and/or supported by a health care professional. Product quality and dosage are critically important when using essential oils internally.
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.