Wednesday, November 12, 2008

Rosemary


Rosmarinus Officianalis-distilled from the fresh flowering tops or in lower quality, the entire herb. Has a strong, fresh, minty-herbaceous scent with balsamic woody undertone.  Blends well with LAVENDER, CITRONELLA, OREGANO, THYME, PINE, BASIL, PEPPERMINT, ELEMI, CEDAR, PETITGRAIN, JUNIPER, BERGAMOT, LEMON, CINNAMON, and other spices. (Contains: pinenes, camphenes, limonene, cineol, borneol, camphor, linalol, terpineol, octanone, bornyl acetate) The common chemotypes are Cineol, Verbenone,  Pinene and Camphor, depending on the distillation and location grown.

Generally considered non-toxic, non-sensitizing, non-irritating in low doses.  Dilute well for topical use.  Best suited for diffusing and inhalation.  Do not use with high blood pressure.

CHARACTER:  "Revealer of Authenticity", Vigorous, Strengthening,  Colorful, Likable, Expansive, Inquisitive

ETHERIC COLORS: Spring Green, Blue, Silver
NUMBER:  6        
CRYSTALS:  Quartz, Sugalite           
CHAKRA:  3, 6
ELEMENT:  Fire, Ether          
ASTRO:   Sun
ENERGY TYPE: 4, 1
              
USED FOR THESE POSITIVE ATTRIBUTES: Energy, Uplifting, Confidence, Creative, Clarity, Structure, Concentration, Stable, Aware

USED FOR THESE NEGATIVE ATTRIBUTES: Memory loss, learning difficulties, Lethargy, Fatigue, Indecision, Nervous exhaustion, Overburdened, Sluggish

USED FOR THESE PHYSICAL STATES:  Acne, dermatitis, eczema, fluid retention, muscle pain, poor circulation, asthma, bronchitis, digestive disorders, colds, flu, infections, headaches

PROPERTIES: expectorant, analgesic, antimicrobial


PERSONALITY: Rosemary honors the many faces that we can authentically reveal.
+Young at heart, imaginative, happy, sensitive.  Determined at times.
+Gentle souls, free of mental restrictions.  Creative, with a refreshing approach to problems of love and happiness.
+Aims for a secure position in love and life, however juggling things around is typical.
+Can balance two jobs, many hobbies and many friends.
+Knack of putting things in order and able to manage time and negotiate with people.
+Spirit vibrates at an astonishing level.  Others may find it difficult to keep pace.
+Ability to organize and concentrate on many tasks at once.
+High ideals.  Think of themselves as slightly above the cut, but not consciously  vain.
+Challenges and new activities are welcomed.
+Judges by the head, rather than the heart.
+Generally open and trustworthy.  Make good mates.
+Usually environmentally and health conscious.  Into “causes” and possibly lobbying or in jobs concerned with ecology, conservation, or gardening.
+Many people interested in herbs or aromatherapy, fit at least part of this personality
+Likes beauty and may be attracted to a FLORAL personality.
+Remains happy into old age.  Sometimes feel invincible. 
-If they are in a job, they are unsuited for, they may become surly, withdrawn, and temperamental.
-If negative, they tend to be reproachful, sharp-tongued, and unlikable.


ARCHETYPES:  JUGGLER, ENVIRONMENTALIST, GARDENER, COUNSELOR, JUDGE

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