Certified Dill Seed Essential Oil
Extraction Method: Steam Distillation
Aroma: Dry, Fresh, Warm, Spicy
Blends Well With: Caraway, Cinnamon, Citrus, Elemi, Nutmeg, Peppermint, Bergamot, Black Pepper, Clove Bud, Fennel Seed, Ginger Root, Lavender, Lemon, Orange and Spearmint
Uses: Used in medicine, food, perfume and soap manufacturing because of its pleasant aroma. It’s known for its healing properties, such as:
Antimicrobial — It contains a high concentration of carvone. Antispasmodic — Its relaxing and calming effect can help pacify spasmodic attacks. Sedative — It also has a sedating effect that may aid in inducing drowsiness.
Dill oil also promotes milk production for nursing mothers as helps treat breast congestion due to nursing. When mixed in lotions or creams, dill oil can be used to help heal wounds. I also recommend using it in vapor therapy for calming the nerves and relieving tension.
Oil Specific: The most common side effect of dill oil is skin irritation, especially for people who are allergic to plants that belong to the carrot family.
- May help promote restful sleep, making it ideal for people who suffer from insomnia.
- Helps reduce inflammation in the mouth and throat.
- May help alleviate the symptoms of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children by mixing it with chamomile tea.
- May be used as a protection from head lice by rubbing it on the scalp.
- Works as a diuretic and helps treat urinary tract infection (UTI) by regulating urine excretion without any difficulty.