Botanical name: Foeniculum vulgare dulce
Common name: Fennel sweet
Plant part: Seeds
Extraction method: Steam distilled
Common uses: Fennel has traditionally been used as a stomachic and carminative. In skin care, it is recommended for dull and oily skin. It can also be used to ease menstrual cramps and menopausal symptoms
Strength of aroma: Medium
Aromatic scent: Sweet, liquorice-like aroma.
Caution: May cause sensitisation in some individuals. Avoid use if suffering from epilepsy. Avoid during pregnancy.