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

Yarrow oil comes from the Achillea millefolium plant. It has a sweet, spicy scent. It has antiseptic and anti-inflammatory effects.

Yarrow flowers
Yarrow flowers
Yarrow (Achillea millefolium)

Properties edit

Achillea millefolium essential oil.

Circulatory edit

Reduces high blood pressure. Improves hemorrhoids and varicose veins.

Digestive edit

Relieves indigestion, flatulence and constipation.

Gynecological edit

Regulates the menstrual cycle.

Skin edit

Improves eczema, rashes and promotes healing of minor wounds and burns.

Urological edit

Relieves cystitis.

Caution edit

  • Don't use yarrow oil during pregnancy.
  • Yarrow oil may irritate sensitive skin.