Latin Name: Jasminum Grandiflorum
Plant Part: Flowers
Extraction Method: Food grade solvent
Description: Jasmin Grandiflorum is a beautiful plant; its flowers bloom in the early dawn as opposed to Jasmin Sambac that blooms in the evening.
Common Uses: Jasmin Grandiflorum is well respected for its aphrodisiac properties. It is a sensual, soothing, calming oil that promotes love and peace
Note: Middle to Base
Strength of Aroma: Strong
Blends well with: Jasmin Grandiflorum generally works with all oils. It helps to round out scents, and tends to work particularly well with other aphrodisiac oils (sandalwood and Ylang Ylang are two great examples)
Aromatic Scent: Jasmin Grandiflorum has a smooth, extremely intense floral smell that is both sweet and lingering.
History: Since ancient times, Jasmin has been referred to as the King of oils (Rose is the Queen). Apparently this is because Jasmine is the most masculine of all the floral oils. It is also interesting to note that It takes 8,000 carefully hand-picked blossoms to produce 1 gram (about 1 ml.) of Jasmine Absolute.
CAUTION: For external use only. Keep away from eyes. Keep out of reach of children. Do not take internally. If you are pregnant or breast feeding, have heart disease, epilepsy, high blood pressure, diabetes, or have any medical condition that can be affected by absolutes, essential oils or fragrances, please seek the advice of a health professional before use. Keep away from plastic or polished surfaces. Always dilute to 5% or less before using on the skin.