Extraction method: steam distilled
Perfumery note: middle
Rosemary is commonly grown and used not only as a seasoning for food but also for its therapeutic and fragrant properties. I will only be focusing on the extracted oil used for fragrance purposes. It would be reckless on my part, however, if I didn't at least make note of the safety precautions of rosemary essential oil.
- Avoid during pregnancy
- Do not use if you suffer from epilepsy
- Do not use if you have high blood pressure
Green, fresh, herbaceous, sharp, medicinal, very slightly sweet
Throughout the day the green and sweet notes dissipate and it becomes more sharp and medicinal with a slight pine note.
Compared to fresh rosemary the EO is not as sweet with the fresh herb not as medicinal.
Color evoked by the fragrance: green
Blends well with (short list):