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Vanilla is one of the most calming and uplifting of scents. Vanilla has such a wonderful aroma that even if it had no therapeutic properties I would still use it. The aroma of vanilla helps us feel confident that the future will be full of promise and hope. Vanilla can give us hope, perspective, and confidence in our ability to listen to inspiration. Vanilla helps build a stronger immune system, better memory, improved vision and hearing, more stable emotions, improved mental acuity, and overall repair of body systems, organs, and tissues.
Which Vanilla should I choose?
CO2 extraction pulls more of the delicate constituents out of the plant material that can be damaged by the heat of steam distillation. This results in a more potent oil, both in aroma and in therapeutic value. CO2 extracted oils tend to be more expensive than steam distilled oils, but the higher quality is often worth the price. Vanilla is a steam distilled whereas Vanilla CO2 is extracted by the CO2 method. 10 Fold Vanilla is dark in color and thick. The concentration of Vanilla Oleoresin is noted by its “fold,” the more times it is folded the stronger the vanilla fragrance will be. 10 Fold Vanilla is the most common concentration used as an oil. It is made by diluting the semi-solid vanilla oleoresin to the desired concentration.
Vanilla 10 Fold Essential Oil
|Available In:||Essential Oil|
|Botanical Name:||Vanilla planifolia|
|Country of Origin:||India|
|Aroma:||The aroma of vanilla is one of the most calming and uplifting of scents. Vanilla has such a wonderful aroma that even if it had no therapeutic properties at all, I would use it every day for the scent alone.|