Latin Name: Viola Odorata
Plant Part: Leaves
Extraction Method: Solvent Extraction
Description: The Viola plant is a tiny perennial plants grown mostly for its ornamental flowers.
Color: Pale Green
Common Uses: Violet Leaf Absolute is well respected as having relaxing, soothing, and inspiring properties.
Consistency: Thin Liquid
Strength of Aroma: Soft
Blends well with: Violet Leaf Absolute generally blends well with other essential oils and is perfect as a fixative. Specific pairings include oils from the floral family, Clary Sage, Lavender, Benzoin, Basil, oils from the citrus family, Sandalwood, Geranium, and oils from the spice family.
Aromatic Scent: Violet Leaf Absolute has a green, earthy, leafy note with a tender floral undertone.
History: Both the leaf and flowers have a long tradition of use in herbal medicine
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.