Violet Leaf* (Viola odorata): Enjoy the intoxicating and yet not intoxicating aroma of Violet Leaf. Violet Leaf gives a sense of longing and yet contentment. This SHeMeN is rare, costly and not easily attainble. It’s highly valued by the perfumeries.
In addition to its sweet, earthy, leafy and rich floral aroma which delights the soul and senses, it is good for the skin. It’s part of the Anti-Wrinkle – Over Fifties recipe on page 116 of the book, THE COMPLETE BOOK OF ESSENTIAL OILS AND AROMATHERAPY. The recipe includes Violet Leaf, Galbanum, Rose, Neroli, Lavender, Myrrh, Carrot Seed, Rosewood, Evening Primrose and Borage Seed.
Historically used for skin care, perfume, depression, trauma, headaches, insomnia, stress, blood circulation, rheumatism, sore throat and brochitis.
This is Violet Leaf essential oil and not an absolute extraction.
*Neat – not blended with carrier.