Bay Laurel - Turkey
Pimenta Racemosa, Steam Distilled, Part used: Leaf.
The aroma of Bay Laurel essential oils is spicy, somewhat camphoraceous and herbaceous. It is said to be indicated for colds, virus infections and mouth ulcers as well as for massage for muscular aches and pains, including arthritis.
Can be inhaled in a blend for the respiratory system. It is said to be an expectorant. Because of the high amount of phenols, this essential oil is a good antiseptic for the respiratory system. It expels wind and has a tonic effect on the liver and kidneys. Bay laurel may be used for sprains and bruises. Useful as a scalp and hair tonic, recommended for hair loss, greasy hair or flaky scalp. Blends well with bergamot, cedarwood, lemon, rosemary and patchouli. Flash point: 122F.