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Cardamom Essential Oil
Cardamom Essential Oil
Botanical Name:Elettaria cardamomum
Geographic Origin: Sri Lanka
Method of Farming: Cultivated: Pure, Natural & Authentic
Method of Extraction: Steam Distillation
Part of Plant: Seeds
size price payment method
10ml (1/3 fl oz)
$22.08
100ml (3.38 fl oz)
$165.95
Cardamom Essential Oil

Cardamom essential oil has a warm, spice-like scent with a slightly penetrating camphoraceous odor. It is an almost colorless or pale yellow liquid which darkens when exposed to sunlight. The oil is steam distilled from a perennnial herb.

Why Auroma 100% pure and natural Cardamom essential oil from The Aromatherapy Place: Some dishonest Companies combine botanical species to create a cheaper version of an essential oil. As an example, the most common Lavender type comes from Lavadula angustifolia. There is also a cheaper version which comes from Lavandula X inTermedia. The two oils are combined, unbeknownst to you, resulting in a cheaper version of Lavender. Auroma guarantees the botanical species origin for each essential oil through testing and analysis, and states it on their product label so quality and origin are always assured.

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Aromatherapy uses for Cardamom Essential Oil

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Safety information for Cardamom Essential Oil

Please visit our General Essential Oil Safety Information page for important safety guidelines on using essential oils.

Specific Safety Information: Cardamom essential oil is non-toxic, non-irritant and non-sensitising. See The Complete Guide to Aromatherapy by Salvatorre Battaglia, Second edition published by The International Centre of Holistic Aromatherapy in 2003 page 175



Aromatherapy Recipes containing Cardamom Essential Oil

Release The Congestion Balm

A soothing balm from The Aromatherapy Place will alleviate congestion due to common colds and coughs.

  Ingredient Amount Unit
  Balm Base 1 oz
  Cedarwood Essential Oil Chinese 4 Drops
  Eucalyptus Essential Oil Blue Mallee 3 Drops
  Cardamom Essential Oil 3 Drops

In a beaker or jug, Melt the Balm Base over a pan of water. Add essential oils. Stir thoroughly combined and pour into a 120 ml Amber Glass Cosmetic Jar.

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