Nutmeg, organic India

100% pure and natural essential oil

Botanical name: Myristica fragrans

Plant Part: fruits

Extraction method: steam distilled

Origin: India


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Crop type: 
Certified organic culture
Colorless to pale yellow liquid
Characteristic nutmeg odor
Myristica fragrans HOUTT., Myristica officinalis L.f.
Myristica fragrans (nutmeg) kernel oil
Product code: EAB697374

Cautions and warnings:
Do not use pure essential oils. Essential oils are diluted in a vegetable oil when applied to the skin. Carry out a skin tolerance test in the crook of your elbow and wait 48 hours before using the oil on the skin. Do not use the essential oil if you notice a reaction such as redness, itching or stinging.
Keep out of reach of children.
If accidental ingestion occurs, seek urgent medical attention or contact a Poison Control Center.
Avoid contact with eyes and mucous membranes. Essential oils should not be applied to the eyes, the eye contour area, neither into the ears. In case of contact, apply a plenty of vegetable oil and take promptly medical advice.
If symptoms persist or worsen when using essential oil, consult a health care practitioner.
If you have epilepsy or asthma, consult a health care practitioner prior to use.
Avoid exposure of applied area(s) to the sun.
If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, do not use essential oils.
Known adverse reactions:
If you experience nausea, dizziness, headache or an allergic reaction, discontinue use.
Store in airtight, light-resistant container at room temperature.
The information contained on our site is presented purely for information purposes and cannot, in any case, bind the responsibility of the company. In no way does this information constitute a recommendation for preventive or curative treatment, prescription or diagnosis, nor should it be considered as such.

Words by Anny Schneider

Aperitive and digestive, this certified organic essential oil derived from nutmeg is an antispasmodic that relieves bloating and intestinal pain in general.

In addition, nutmeg is recognized as an aphrodisiac and neuroglandular tonic.

It is also interesting in case of general fatigue.

It can be added to a stew recipe or other dish simmered at the end of cooking diluted in a fat grease to enhance the taste and increase digestibility.

⇒ Avoid in case of epilepsy, during pregnancy and in young children.

Origin of this essential oil

This organic nutmeg essential oil from India is distilled from the nuts of the plant.


Keep away from children, air, heat and light.


Prohibited in children, pregnant and breastfeeding women.


More information

The nutmeg tree is a beautiful tree that measures up to 20 m in height.

The brown-black nutmeg is surrounded by a bright red aril (integument around the seed), which turns yellow when dry and constitutes the "mace" also called "nutmeg flower".


Main components of essential oil

  • Monoterpene hydrocarbons: sabinene (14-29%), alpha-pinene and beta-pinene (15-20% each), limonene (2-7%), alpha-phellandrene, alpha-terpinene and gamma-terpinene
  • Alkenylbenzenes derived from phenylpropane: myristicin (5-12%), elemicin, safrole
  • Eugenol, isoeugenol, methyl eugenol, dehydrodiisoeugenol
  • Monoterpene alcohols: borneol, geraniol, linalool
  • Ester: bornyl acetate


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The information on this website is provided for educational purposes only and is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any illness or medical condition. This information has been gathered from a variety of sources and has not been review by Health Canada or a medical professional. Please refer to a qualified health practitioner or medical doctor for any health concerns. ZAYAT AROMA cannot be held responsible for any damages resulting directly or indirectly from the use of this information or our products. See full disclaimer.
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