Bai Ju Hua - White Chrysanthemum, 5ml Absolute
Absolute of Ye Ju Hua - Chrysanthemi indici Flos 5ml
The floral aroma of Ye Ju Hua absolute is imbued with a cleansing, bitter power. Along with its menthol-like spice, it opens the nose, cools the throat and vibrates on the skin. It's feisty spirit cuts through confusion and doubt.
White Chrysamthemum's "wild" cousin is compared and described in the Ben Cao Zheng Yi, " In addition to the other types of Chrysanthemum, Chrysanthemi indici Flos (Ye Ju Hua) grows in most places, the flowers and leaves of which are little, the stamens small and bean-like. The color is definitely yellow and it's actions are fierce and violent, with a particularly bitter flavor, it's leaves are slender and tough. It can be used in external medicine as a topical application."
Our Ye Ju Hua Absolute is extracted at a beautiful and well established perfumery/distillery in Guilin, from best quality wild Chrysanthemum flowers, free of pesticides.
Practitioners may find Ye Ju Hua absolute to be useful diluted and blended in coconut oil as a salve to soothe and clear heat on the skin.
TCM Category: Heat-Clearing and Toxin-Eliminating
Major known chemical constituents: Essential oils: 0.60-1.29% (camphor, a-pinene, carvone, eucalyptol, borneol) (from Chinese Herbology and Pharmacology, Chen and Chen p.181)