Complete Guide to Essential Oils/A to Z of essential oils/Fennel
Fennel oil comes from the seeds of the Foeniculum vulgare plant. It has an earthy, herby, spicy scent. It has an diuretic and stimulating effect.
- Fennel (Foeniculum vulgare)
Relieves indigestion, nausea, vomiting, flatulence and constipation. May cure hiccups.
Improves oily skin and the appearance of aging.
- Don't use fennel oil during pregnancy.
- Don't use fennel oil if you have epilepsy.
- Fennel oil can have a narcotic effect.