Tanacetum annuum-- steam distilled from the flowers and leaves. This annual Tansy is a safe and mild anti-inflammatory with a delightfully fresh, honeyed apple scent. It is not to be confused with tanacetum vulgare, the perennial Tansy usually grown in gardens. Blends with most oils especially PINE, CYPRESS, HELICHRYSUM, RAVENSARA, ROSEMARY, CHAMOMILE. Contains 37 compounds including sabinene, cymene, pinene, borneol, limonene, chamazulene, camphor.
CAUTIONS: Best to avoid during pregnancy and for babies. Appears safe based on chemistry. Dilute well (to 5% or less) for topical use. Suitable for diffusing and inhalation.
CHARACTER: "Soothing Shoulder", Connection, Forgiveness, Peaceful
GEMS: Blue Tourmaline, Blue Aventurine, Blue Lace Agate, Iolite, Lapis Nevada
CHAKRA: 3, 5
PERFUME NOTE: Middle
Blending Factor: 1
ENERGY TYPE: 2, 4
USED TO HEAL THESE NEGATIVE ATTRIBUTES: Stress, Confusion, Fear, Insomnia, Nervous Tension, Anger, Resentment
USED TO HEAL THESE PHYSICAL STATES: Asthma, eczema, skin care, bruises, itching, colds, fever, hypertension, fibromyalgia
PROPERTIES: antihistaminic/anti-allergen, anti-inflammatory, analgesic, diaphoretic, tonic
+ Ability to draw out the best in other people.
+Well oriented, able to hold together amid confusion and clear up "fuzzy edges."
+ Drawn to jobs that require communication.
+ Well suited to teaching or anything to do with books, publishing or writing.
+ Contented, and takes everything in stride.
+ Good to have around in an emotional storm or grieving as they provide a solid shoulder to cry on.
- If negative, subject to dark moods and heaviness of heart.
May become frustrated and speak loudly, quite the opposite of their usual behavior.
BLENDS: Butterfly Kisses, Captivating, Circle of Light, Desert Lapis, Dragon Quest, Dream Weave, Eucalyptus Grove, Kaibab Canyon, Kokopelli, Mesa Verde, Ocean Jasper, Sacred Splendor, Silver River, Spruce Mesa, Sunset Canyon, Timberline, Toroweap, Turquoise, Valiant, Visudda, Windwalker, Wood Badge,
ARCHETYPES: COMMUNICATOR, ACTOR, ARCHITECT, WRITER, TEACHER, ORGANIZER, CHILD DEPENDENT, HISTORIAN