Anise Star Essential Oil

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100% Pure Therapeutic Anise Star Essential Oil
Unadulterated (undiluted/unchanged)

Botanical Name: Illicium verum

Location: China

Extraction Process: Steam Distilled

Part of the Plant Used: Seeds

In Chinese medicine, Anise Star is used to help replenish Qi (chi) and can be used in Aromatherapy Massage for this purpose. Because of this, many can feel the relief of pain and stiffness in the muscles and joints. It can help restore your energy or Qi when feeling both physically and mentally exhausted or fatigued. When you give your body what it needs to restore and replenish itself, the results are increased energy as well as the desire or will to do more because your strength comes from within.

Diffuser Recipes:
Sweet Dreams – To encourage pleasant sleep
•    3 drops Anise
•    3 drops Chamomile
•    2 drops Orange

Cough- to sooth a cough due to cold, bronchitis or asthma– Can be used in steam inhalations, or in a diffuser
•    2-3 drops Anise

Massage Oils
Menstrual Discomfort – Mix in one tablespoon carrier oil. Massage in abdomen and low back.
•    3 drops Anise
•    2 drops Lavender
•    1 drop Ginger

Tummy Aid- to help with stomach upset, or over indulgence.  Mix in one tablespoon carrier oil. Massage in abdomen.
•    3 drops Anise
•    1 drop Chamomile
•    2 drops Ginger

Cough – Use as chest rub, dilute in 1 tsp. carrier oil:
•    3 drops Anise

Warming Massage Oil for muscle, joint aches and/or cramping: Mix in 1 oz. carrier oil.
•    4 drops Anise
•    3 drops Cinnamon
•    1 drop Orange

Restorative Massage Oil– Rebalance, relax and restore energy. Great blend for fatigue and exhaustion both mentally and physically. Massage pulse points, abdomen and low back. Can be also used in a full body Aromatherapy Massage.
In an amber glass bottle with 2 oz. carrier or infused oil of your choice (recommended Rose Pedal or Chamomile infused oil) blend the following:
•    6 drops Anise
•    5 drops Lavender
•    5 drops Frankincense
•    4 drops Atlas Cedarwood
•    3 drops Bergamot

Description: Anise Star Essential Oil has a warm, sweet, black licorice scented aroma. This plant has been traditionally used in China for its medicinal and culinary benefits. Anise Star plant has been used for many things from cough syrup, to gum flavoring, and has been used to treat every day ailments such as digestive distress for centuries. This oil is also perfect for diffusing not only for its warm candy scent, but also for the aromatic benefits it provides.

Brochure: Anise Star Product Fact Sheet

Directions: Recommended to properly blend in a carrier oil prior to topical applications. We recommend no more than a 1.75% dilution. Patch test before use in case of sensitivity.

Blends Well With: Dill Weed, Fennel, Lemon, Petitgrain, Cinnamon, Sweet Orange

Cautions: Possible skin sensitivity. Keep out of reach of children. Anise Star is estrogenic and should not be used for pregnancy, breast feeding, endometriosis, estrogen- sensitive cancers, and children under 5 years of age. If under a doctor’s care, consult your physician.

EOU GC/MS Lot#: Anise-star-0103
GC/MS Lot#: Anise-Star-0102
GC/MS Lot#: Anise-Star-0101

Essential Oil University GC/MS Analysis

Disclaimer: These statements and products have not been evaluated by United States Food and Drug Administration and are not approved to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent disease. The information given is not intended as a substitute for advice from your physician or other health care professional. Please also note the difference between herbs, natural foods, and essential oils.

Additional information

Weight 2 oz

5ml, 15ml