Vanilla (Vanilla planifolia) has a rich, warm, sweet-vanilla aroma. It is comforting and relaxing and has a calming effect on the nervous system which may help relieve stress, anxiety, anger, and restlessness.
Vanilla is also thought of as an aphrodisiac and is commonly used in perfumery.
Vanilla blends well with Sandalwood, Vetiver, Orange, spice oils, florals, and citruses.
Botanical Name: Vanilla planifolia
Plant Family: Orchidaceae
Common Method of Extraction: Oleoresin, Solvent or CO2 Extracted
Plant Part Typically Used: Seeds/Beans
Perfumery Note: Base
Strength of Initial Aroma: Strong
Aromatic Description Vanilla essential oil smell rich and warm and possesses a sweet vanilla aroma.
Safety Information Possible skin sensitivity. Keep out of reach of children and if pregnant, please consult your physician before use. Avoid using on infants or very young children. Essential oils, by their concentrated nature, may sometimes cause sensitivity if used in their undiluted form.