Anise oil has its versatile use. It is used as antiseptic, as medicinal property, as flavoring agent and lots more. Actually Anise oil is extracted from an herb which was widely found in Egypt, Greece and Rome. In India, this oil is used for flavoring liquor and food and also as a mouth freshener. The oil is processed and extracted from the Anise herbs.
Aniseed, Aniseed, Fructus
Bay, Black Pepper, ginger, Lavender
Linalool, safrol, acetoanisole, camphene
Anise oil is best used in the treatment of respiratory and digestive tract. The oil is useful in cold, cough, asthma, and also for women to overcome the pain of menstrual cycle. The oil is used as vapor droplets for curing running and also as massage oil for muscular pain and joints.
|Botonical Name||Illicium verum|
|Country of Origin||India|
|Color & Odor||Colorless to pale yellow liquid @22C with Licorice odor|
|Solubility||Insoluble in water, soluble in alcohol and oils|
|Specific Gravity||0.978 @ 72Â°F|
|Optical Rotation||-2.00 â€“ +2.00 @ 20Â°C|
|Refractive Index||1.5546 @ 72Â°F|
|Flash Point||182 Â°F|
|Major Constituents||Anethol (present to about 90 per cent), fixed oil, sugar, choline and mucilage,Anethole.|
|Extraction Method||Steam Distillation|
|Name||Anise Essential Oil|