Complete Guide to Essential Oils/A to Z of essential oils/Angelica

Angelica

Angelica oil comes from the roots of the Angelica archangelica (Archangelica officinalis) plant. It has a herby, spicy scent and is a base note oil.

Angelica archangelica essential oil.
Angelica (Angelica archangelica)

PropertiesEdit

CirculatoryEdit

Reduces water retention.

DigestiveEdit

Relieves indigestion and flatulence.

PainEdit

Angelica is used in used in Chinese medicine to soothe rheumatism and arthritis.[1]

SkinEdit

Improves psoriasis.

CautionEdit

  • Don't use angelica oil if you are diabetic.

ReferencesEdit