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

Spikenard plant
Spikenard (Nardostachys jatamansi)

Spikenard oil comes from the rhizome of the Nardostachys jatamansi plant. It has a floral scent. It has an antiseptic and sedative effect.

PropertiesEdit

 
Nardostachys grandiflora essential oil.

EmotionalEdit

Soothes stress and tension.

SkinEdit

Improves rashes and the effects of aging.