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Anisseed Oil

Anise Seed Essential Oil 

Anise is an important annual spice and medicinal plant belonging to the Apiaceae family, native to the Mediterranean region. The essential oil of this plant contains natural components with aroma similar to Fennel and Licorice plants [1].

Anise Seed essential oil is steam distilled from the seeds of the white-flowering Pimpinella anisum plant. Pimpinella anisum contains 1.5-5.0% essential oil with trans-Anethole, a phenylpropanoid, as the major component. The essential oil of Anise Seeds may contain Estragol, Anisaldehyde, γ-Himachalene, and cis-Anethole, which is the phenolic ether [2].

Anise Seed essential oil is known to be an effective carminative. It helps to calm the digestive system. It has antispasmodic and anti-inflammatory activities; It can help reduce muscle spasms. In addition, it also has expectorant, diuretic, antiseptic effects [1-3].



Anise Seed essential oil may be applied via inhalation or topically. Before using this essential oil, carefully read Warning & Safety Requirements.

To apply to the skin, do not use undiluted essential oils on your skin. For topical applications a 2,4% or less dilution is recommended [4].

Used in aromatherapy, Anise Seed essential oil can improve the efficiency of the respiratory tract. Anise Seed essential oil may help to support the immune system and alleviate the symptoms of the common cold and flu. When inhaled, this essential oil can help relax the nerves, relieve anxiety and also inspire creativity [5,6].

Used topically, Anise Seed essential oil helps keep the skin hydrated and soft [6].


Suggested Uses:

Try adding it to a bath or diffuser as aromatherapy, or combining with different essential oils to strengthen its effect.

Use Anise Seed essential oil and Eucalyptus Radiata essential oil in equal parts with your diffuser, or mix and match them as you like. Diffuse it to uplift the mood.


Warning & Safety Requirements:

  • If you are pregnant or lactating, please consult with your doctor before using any product containing essential oils.
  • For external use only.
  • Can cause skin irritation, avoid contact with eyes and mucous membranes.
  • Not suitable for children.


Storage Conditions:

Store oils in a cool dry place away from direct sunlight and out of reach of children.



INCI: Pimpinella Anisum Seed Oil
Cas No: 84775-42-8
Batch/Lot No: 20102101
Botanical Name: Pimpinella anisum
Family: Apiaceae
Ingredients: 100% Pure Aniseed Essential Oil
Major Components: Ethers
Extraction Process: Steam Distillation
Part of the Plant: Seed
Country of Origin: India
Color: Pale Yellow
Aroma(s): Sweet, Warm, Soft, Like Fennel
Note: Top
Harvest Season: -
Method of Cultivation: Wild Crafted
Expire Date: 24 months
Period After Opening: 9 months
Blends Well With: Citrus, Woody and Fennel-like Aromas