Helichrysum

Other Names:

Immortelle

Benefits

  • Antigout
  • Antimicrobial
  • Antiinflammatory
  • Antiseptic
  • Anticoagulant
  • Antitussive
  • Diuretic
  • Expectorant
  • Wounds

Helichrysum


Helichrysum italicum

Helichrysum is named after the golden yellow flowers of the plant, and comes from the Greek words helios meaning sun and chrysos meaning gold. Helichrysum essential oil is regarded for supporting nervous system repair, reduction of discomfort, support of over-all healing, as well as aiding in all sorts of circulation issues.

Aroma scent: Sweet, earthy, green floral.

Strength of aroma: Medium

Kidney Protective Effects
Helichrysum extracts have been shown to be of use in the treatment of urolithiasis in rats.

References

Mountain Rose Herbs