Our Tuberose Essential Oil (Botanical Name: Polianthes tuberosa) is pure and undiluted, extracted by the ancient method enfleurage using absolutely no chemical solvents.
Tuberose Essential Oil is one of the most precious oils in the world and is renowned for its’ mesmerizing aroma and fragrance. The heavy, sometimes slightly spicy, tenacious and sweet-floral fragrance of the Tuberose flower is quite distinct from all others. Perfumes using Tuberose are considered to be quite fabulous and are very expensive. The unique aroma of Tuberose can rejuvenate the mind and body and Tuberose’s magical fragrance also has powers as an aphrodisiac. In India it is called “Mistress of the Night”.
Tuberose (Polianthes tuberosa) is native to Central America. Aztec healers called it omixochitl (bone-flower) due to the luminous white flowers and used it for traditional medicine, making use of its antiseptic, analgesic, anti-inflammatory and anti-spasmodic properties as well as its aphrodisiac and narcotic properties. In Ayurvedic tradition, tuberose is also known to stimulate serenity, creativity and psychic powers and is used to increase capacity for emotional depth by opening the crown chakra. Tuberose is also said to increase artistic inspiration as it stimulates creativity and brings serenity to the mind and heart. Additionally, it possesses powerful anti-spasmodic and anti-inflammatory healing properties as well.
Tuberose Essential Oil is world famous for its use in perfumes and its rich, intense and long lasting floral fragrance (although today almost all Tuberose used in perfumes is a solvent extracted “absolute”). The pleasant fragrance and some components of this oil have relaxing effects on the brain, nerves and the muscles. It calms down and gives relief from stress, tension, anxiety, depression, anger and nervous disorders. Tuberose Essential Oil is also good for reducing inflammation, particularly pertaining to nervous system and the respiratory system. The oil induces a warming effect by stimulates and increases blood circulation in the body and his warming effect counters feeling of cold in winters, keeps the respiratory system warm and also helps sexual disorders.