Description: Spicy, warm, and scented like the spice used in exotic cooking. A comforting, soothing essential oil. The warming properties of nutmeg oil work well in massage blends to ease aching joints. An excellent addition to aromatherapy blends. Blends well with lavender, clary sage, geranium, rosemary, petitgrain, orange, and other spices.
Uses: Try 1 drop with 20-40 drops of orange in a diffuser, for a wonderful home blend.
Nutmeg essential oil is beneficial for insomnia and impotence.*
Extracted through steam distillation of seeds. Originates from India.
Should not be used at all during pregnancy or when nursing.
If inhaled may cause nausea.
Not recommended for skin care. In very high doses, may be psychotropic.
It is not recommended to use this product for those with a history of cancer, on infants, the elderly, people with genetic susceptibility to cancer, people with a family history of cancer, those who have occupational exposure to carcinogens, smokers, or heavy drinkers.
For external use only. See our Safety Information page for further details when using essential oils.
*This statement has not been evaluated by the FDA and is not intended to diagnose, treat, or prevent any disease.
Biosource Naturals is founded by a naturopath, aromatherapist, EFT practitioner, Reiki Master. Therapeutic Quality. We supply pure essential oils verified by GC and/or other QC testing.
Refractive Index 1.474 to 1.488 @ 20°C
Specific Gravity 0.854 – 0.910 @ 20°C
Optical Rotation +8° to +30° @ 20°C
Solubility Soluble in 90% ethanol, insoluble in water.
CAS No. 8008-45-5
"I am impressed. Great quality. Use sparingly as it is very fragrant!" - Wendy