Properties and applications:
Topical Circulatory System - muscular aches and pains, stiff muscles, poor circulation
Digestive Tonic - constipation, diarrhoea, nausea, IBS, sluggish digestion,
Antidepressant - anxiety, nervous tension, lack of confidence, low self esteem, depression
Hypotensive - hypertension
Sedative - panic, shock, hysteria, fear, nervous conditions, insomnia
Orange, Ginger, Black Pepper and deep florals.
Caution - contains safrole - use at 2% only in blend
Initially fresh, sharp, sweet and spicy, becomes warm and rich
An evergreen tree reaching 15 meters, nutmegs are the dried seed of the fruit. Mace also comes from the red outer skin of the seed.
In Malaya it is used as medicine for aches and pains, fevers and abdominal illness.