Angelica Root is distilled from the root of the Angelica archangelica plant. Valued for its immune stimulating properties, Angelica Root is great for respiratory and digestive issues, nervous system disorders and is strengthening for the lymphatic system. Angelica is an uplifting oil that is helpful during times of grief and depression.
Botanical family: Apiaceae (Umbelliferae)
Plant Part: Roots
Chemical Family: Monoterpenes
Aroma: Earthy, Floral, Woodsy, Herbaceous
Max Dermal Use: 0.8%
Safety Concerns: Phototoxic. Avoid direct sunlight (natural or artificial) for 12-24 hours after applying to the skin
Immune System Stimulant
CHAKRA - Root 1st, Heart 4th, Third Eye 6th, Crown 7th
Angelica Root connects us with our spirituality. It is helpful for letting go of the past and moving on from negative emotions. It is uplifting and helps alleviate feelings of hopelessness. Angelica Root is grounding and protective, particularly during periods of grief.
SAFETY: For external use only. Keep out of reach of children. Always dilute essential oils before applying to the skin and keep away from mucous membranes. If the oil is past it’s “use by” date or stored improperly, it may cause irritation and lose therapeutic value.
For educational purposes only. This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. Please consult your medical professional before use.
We are passionate about aromatherapy and all things healthy and natural. We also believe strongly in the safe use of essential oils. To learn more about blending safely, we have a learning section devoted just to this issue: Drops & Dilutions.
Safety recommendations are based on Essential Oil Safety, 2nd Edition, Robert Tisserand and Rodney Young, 2014.
- Latin Name:
- Angelica archangelica
- At A Glance:
- Angelica Root is great for respiratory and digestive issues, nervous system disorders and is strengthening for the lymphatic system and for overall immune system strengthening.
- Wildcrafted, Hungary
- analgesic, antibacterial, antifungal, anti-inflamatory, antispasmodic, antiviral, carminative
- a-pinene (23.92%), d3-carene (13.08%), b-phellandrene (12.8%), 1,8-cineole (12.8%), a-phellandrene (9.04%), limonene (8.14%), b-pinene (7.28%), myrcene (5.54%)
- Steam Distilled:
- January 2016
- Shelf Life:
- 3 years (approx.)