About the Product
Tagetes Essential Oil
Scientific name : Tagetes minuta
Oil origin : Flowers
Extraction : Steam distillation
Aroma : Herbaceous, sweet, fruity, rich
Odor strength: Medium
Evaporation : Top note
Origin: South Africa
Tagetes, commonly known as marigold, is native to South America and Mexico but is now widely cultivated throughout the world. It has been used by Indian, Chinese, and South American cultures. Tagetes was regarded as the flower of the dead in pre-Columbian Mexico, similar to the lily of Europe. In Nepal, marigolds are found in nearly every household during the Tihar festival. Tagetes is renown for its potent antifungal properties, helping to heal and close weeping wounds. It is also used to relax sore muscles and is an effective insect repellent. Tagetes is a rare oil that is certain to please with both its rich and sensual scent coupled with visually stunning dark red hue.
Tagetes essential oil is antispasmodic, bactericidal, carminative, diaphoretic, emmenagogue, fungicidal, antioxidant, antifungal, vulnerary, and antidepressant.
Tagetes essential oil is an exotic addition to cosmetic applications, personal care formulations, soaps, perfumery, incense, candles, and aromatherapy. An HBNO favorite.
HBNO is pleased to offer tagetes essential oil in small packing to bulk and wholesale quantities. We can supply any amount of oil to anywhere in the world.
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