Plant Therapy Rhododendron Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Rhododendron anthopogon
Country of Origin: Nepal
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Plant Part: Twigs, Leaves, and Flowers
Strength of Aroma: Mild-Medium
Aromatic Scent: delicate floral aroma, slightly balsamic with herbaceous undertones.
Blends Well With: Buddha Wood, Lavender, Sweet Orange, Bourbon Geranium, Clary Sage, Virginian Cedarwood, Fir Needle, Pine Scots, and Spruce
Shelf Life: 3-4 Years
Cautions: Keep out of reach of children. If pregnant or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician. External use only.
Aromatic - Diffuse using 2-3 drops per 100 mL of water or use in a personal inhaler. Topical - Dilute to 1-2% in a carrier.
Suffering from sore, tired feet after a long day of standing? Give this mineral foot bath a try: Add ¼ cup of Epsom Salt and Himalayan or Celtic Sea Salt, 3 drops of Rhododendron, 2 drops of Cypress, and 1 tbsp of a carrier oil of your choice or fragrance free shampoo, and enough water to cover your feet in a stainless steel or non-reactive bowl. Soak for 10-15 minutes, pat feet dry, and elevate legs.
For a little extra support to get through a difficult day, use this blend to help ground, uplift, and provide the comfort that you need: 20 drops Rhododendron 10 drops Sweet Orange 5 drops Buddha Wood Directions for use: Place 15 drops of the blend in an inhaler and use as needed. Diffuse or dilute at a 1-2% using your favorite carrier and massage into skin. Mix 5 drops with 1 tbsp fragrance-free shampoo for a relaxing aromatic bath (1 cup Epsom salt optional).
The International Federation of Aromatherapists does not recommend that Essential Oils be taken internally unless under the supervision of a Medical Doctor who is also qualified in clinical Aromatherapy. All cautions listed for individual oils do not include those cautions from ingestion.
This statement has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
Bottles are filled by volume. Some bottle sizes may not be filled to the top, but do contain the volume of oil specified.