Tagetes Essential Oil or Marigold Essential Oil is steam distilled from the bright orange flowers of Mexican Marigold. The oil has a Strong, warm, sweet-herbaceous, ketonic aroma.
Botanical name: Tagetes Minuta
Common Names: Mexican Marigold, Wild Marigold, Indian Marigold,
Country of Origin: Madagascar
Plant part: Flowering Tops
Extraction method: Steam
Aroma: Strong, warm, sweet-herbaceous, ketonic odour
Colour & Texture: Yellow to reddish orange colored liquid
Blends well with: All citruses, and most spice oils
Common uses for essential oils
- Cosmetics (soaps, balms, creams, lotions etc.)
- Aromatherapy (perfumery, diffuser, vaporiser, burner, potpourri etc.)
- Household (laundry, housecleaning and room refreshing)
Avoid using essential oils during pregnancy unless you are under the supervision of a qualified practitioner.
As with all essential oils, never use them undiluted on mucus membranes and if applying an essential oil to your skin always perform a patch test (1% ratio) for topical use
Essential oils are perfect for diffusing. Add a few drops to your diffuser.
Above information is for educational purposes only and is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
Keep away from children.
Tagetes (Marigold) Oil