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Calmer Solutions Garlic Essential Oil

A VERY strong distinctive scent. May help with digestive problems, reduce fatigue, ease pain including Tooth, joint & headache..

Blends well with Rosemary, Peppermint, Lemon, Bergamot, Thyme sweet, Oregano, Marjoram Sweet

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Product information
The Kidderminster College Aromatherapy kit includes the following;

Pure Essential Oils
Begamot FCF (White) 10ml
Chamomile Tomane 10ml
Frankincense (Olibanum) 10ml
Geranium 10ml
Lavender 10ml
Lemon (Finest) 10ml
Tea Tree 10ml
Tlang Ylang III 10ml
Benzoin Siam 10ml
Black Pepper 10ml

Carrier Oils
Almond Sweet 250ml
Avocado 100ml
Grapeseed 250ml
Wheatgerm 100ml

Wooden 30 compartment oil storage box
50ml Measure 2ml graduated glass cylinder
100ml mixing beaker
Glass stirring rod

Latin name –Allium Sativum

Uses – helpful for respiratory & urinary tract infections as well as high blood pressure

Country of origin – originates from South West Siberia, but can now be found world wide

Scent – A strong distinctive scent not very pleasant.

History – 

It is reported that Garlic was grown in the hanging gardens of Babylon and it was considered as an herb of empowerment so it was given to Roman soldiers before the battle. The traditional European fishermen used to wear garlands made with Garlic cloves to guard themselves from sickness and evil spirits.

Garlic was also said to have been used as a ‘performance uplifting’ agent and was given to the Olympic athletes in primordial Greece. It is also said that Garlic was given during the construction of the Pyramids as well also being used in Nepal, Middle East and eastern parts of Asia for treating tuberculosis, bronchitis, rheumatism, fever, flatulence, colic, liver problems, intestinal worms, hypertension and digestive problems

 More recently it was used in the First World War to prevent gangrene & sepsis.

Method of extraction – Steam from the crushed bulbs

Constituents – Allicin, allylpropyl, disulphide, diallyl, disulphide, diallyl trisulphide,citral, gernaniol, linalool, phellandrene.

Properties – Amoebicidal,anthelmintic, antibiotic, antitoxic, antitumour, antiviral, bactericidal, carminative, cholagogue, hypocholesterolemic, depuractive, diaphoretic, diuretic, expectorant, febrifuge, fungicidal, hypoglycemic, hypotensive, insecticidal, larvicidal, promotes leucocytosis, stomachic, tonic.

Contraindications – Occasionally has been known to cause stomach irritation

General – 

Understandably not widely used in Aromatherapy due to its unpleasant scent, it does have some useful properties, however probably best blended with other oils. 

It can help improve digestion, reduce inflammation , helping with joint  tooth & headache pain. Also reported to help with respiratory conditions like asthma as well as skin conditions like dandruff & athletes foot.

Blends well with Rosemary, Peppermint, Lemon, Bergamot, Thyme sweet, Oregano, Marjoram Sweet


Full SDS and COSSH sheets are available for this product

Technical specifications

Brand: Calmer Solutions Limited
Condition: New
Product Code: 5052211008684
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