Helichrysum italicum Hydrolate

also known as Immortelle or Everlasting

Aroma/Taste: dry, warm, herbaceous

 

Shelf Life: 2 years

Therapeutic Value:

*strong antihemotoma but less analgesic than the EO

*anti-inflammatory, mild analgesic

 

Ways to Use:

*Apply as a compress to bumps, old aches, bruises

*Use as a sports rub after physical labor or workout

*Use helichrysum hydrosol in synergy with helichrysum EO for long term healing of broken bones particularly when there is a lot of bruising and swelling

*Use postsurgical to speed the healing of incisions, reduce swelling and bruising and detoxify the liver of anesthetic

*Use for cleaning and healing tattoos or body piercings

*Use as a mouthwash after dental work, for gingivitis or receding gums. Use neat or 50:50 with water.  2x/day. Pairs well with Frankincense hydrosol. 

*Scars, stretch marks, old scar tissue, keloids

 

Scar Recipe:

Pair with frankincense hydrosol

or

Spritz hydrosol onto scar and apply the following EO blend while it is still moist:

2.5 ml EO helichrysum

2.5 carrier oil rose hip seed

5 ml carrier oil hazelnut

or

Follow the hyrdrosol with our Scar EO Blend

Available

10z Atomizer~7.00

2oz Atomizer~12.00

4oz Atomizer~24.00

 

(Resources: “Hydrosols- The Next Aromatherapy” by Suzanne Caty; “ Aromatherapy for Health Professionals” by Shirely Price/Len Price; “Hoilstic Aromatherapy” by Ann Berwick; “Farmacology” by Daphne Miller, MD)