Calamus 100% Pure Essential Oil

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    100% Pure Essential Oil

    Scientific name: Acorus calamus

    Oil origin: Root

    Extraction: Steam distillation

    Aroma: Warm, spicy

    Odor strength: Medium

    Evaporation: Base note

    Origin: India


    Calamus is a member of the  Acoraceae family thought to have originated in Asia. It has been used for both aromatic and medicinal purposes since antiquity. The British would place the plant on the floor of dwellings for a pleasing olfactory quality. It was mentioned in the Papyrus of Egypt for its aromatic qualities.

    In contemporary alternative medicine, calamus essential oil is thought to have sedative and diuretic properties. In Ayurveda, the plant is used to mitigate the negative side effects of hallucinogens. It is reputed to improve memory retention and allay vertigo and headaches. It does contain a substance called asorone which is considered toxic, therefore this oil should be used with care.

    Calamus essential oil is a unique addition to cosmetic applications, personal care formulations, soaps, and aromatherapy.





    The above statements have not been evaluated by the FDA

    This information is for educational purposes only, it is not intended to treat, cure, prevent or, diagnose any disease or condition. Nor is it intended to prescribe in any way. This information is for educational purposes only and may not be complete, nor may its data be accurate.

    Safety precautions: Extremely potent use with care. Consult a professional reference for correct dilution ratios prior to application.

    Avoid in pregnancy and lactation. Keep away from eye area. Keep out of reach of children.

    You won't find a higher quality 100% Pure Calamus Essential Oil anywhere

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    UPC Barcode641990785197
    Scientific Data

    U.S. National Library of Medicine

    "The results indicate that the essential oil of A. calamus rhizomes and its constituent compounds have potential for development into natural fumigants/insecticides for control of the booklice."

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    "The rhizome contains active ingredients and possesses insecticidal, antifungal, antibacterial and allopathic properties. It is also used to treat insomnia, melancholia, neurosis, epilepsy, hysteria, loss of memory, toothache and respiratory ailments."

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    UsesPain / Inflammation, Sleep

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    This oil smells so bad.
    Jul 31, 2021


    This oil stinks so bad I can't stand it. I watched the video. It's doesn't have a woody smell to me and I can't see using it in perfume. I also googled it and read it is supposed to have a sweet pleasant smell.


    This oil smells so bad. I bought it to blend with other oils mentioned in scripture by using olive oil for the carrier. I added more oils to the blend to try to balance out the smell but it is overbearing and impossible. I am now using it in my homemade bug spray. I won't be purchasing this again. ???? I don't even like using it in the bug spray because of the malodorous smell.
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    Sep 3, 2021
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    CNS Support
    Jun 1, 2019
    This is a great oil to support the central nervous system and also support brain function for patients with a seizure disorder.
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    May 10, 2019
    I made my own anointing oil with this and other oils.
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    Nov 7, 2018
    I got this one for my dad to help with his vertigo. It doesn't make it go away but it definitely helps
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    Biblical Oil Worth Trying!
    Jun 4, 2018
    Another oil mentioned in the Bible I wanted to try. The first few times I really really liked it and thought it would be in my top three favorites, but now doesn't have the extraordinariness as the first time. Not bad, still good, but just doesn't stand out like at first. (N.B.-This review is based on the 1ml sample size when first released. I love the size, that it is glass, and has an orifice reducer. This is much better than the thin long glass vial samples from other companies that don't pour out. Until it all comes out all over, and all at once, and your sample is wasted after just trying to get a drop or two. This was much better but still very very difficult to even get a drop out, especially exactly where you want it. So no waste but still frustrating. If the reducer was improved it would be perfect as the size is excellent.)
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    Feb 5, 2018
    I got this oil as the herb is used in TCM and I am in school for acupuncture and TCM, going to see how it fares against the indications the herb is used for. EXCITED
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    Nov 2, 2017
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    Great for Vertigo
    Oct 3, 2017
    I have a big issue with vertigo and this oil is wonderful and great for migraines as well.
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    Love these oils!!
    Aug 11, 2017
    I haven't gotten a chance to use my calamus yet but I have loved everything I have gotten so I'm sure I will put it to good use.
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    Love this scent
    Aug 1, 2017
    I love this scent. It's one you may have to get use to.
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