Tarragon, India

100% pure and natural essential oil

Botanical name: Artemisia dracunculus

Plant Part: leaves

Extraction method: steam distilled

Origin: India


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Crop type: 
Sustainable agriculture
Colorless to pale yellow clear liquid
Characteristic odor
Artemisia dracunculoides, Oligosporus dracunculus, Artemisia glauca
Artemisia dracunculus leaf oil
Product code: EAP278373

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

This essential oil of tarragon with an anise scent from India is distilled from the leaves of the plant.

It has digestive and even bactericidal effects against digestive parasites.

It can be used diluted in massage on the abdomen against hiccups , bloating or colic. 

Its anti-histamine and aphrodisiac properties are recognized. 

Origin of this essential oil

This tarragon essential oil with aniseed perfume from India is distilled from the leaves of the plant.


It has anti-allergic, bactericidal and anti-spasmodic effects against parasites and intestinal or muscular spasms.

It can be used diluted in massage on the abdomen against hiccups, bloating or colic but also dysmenorrhea and premenstrual pain.

  • Skin conditioning agent: Keeps the skin in good condition
  • Fragrant agent: Used for perfume and aromatic raw materials

Suggestions for use

External application.


Keep away from children, air, heat and light.


Avoid prolonged use of the plant when taking anticoagulants.

No prolonged use of the essential oil, do not exceed a maximum of 40 mg, ie 2 drops per day for 2 to 4 days, or 10 mg per day for 4 weeks of treatment.

Dermocaustic in its pure state, use diluted.

More information

It is a small perennial plant originating from Russia or Western Asia.

It was introduced in Spain by the Arabs under the name of "Thartoum".

The aerial parts, the flowering parts or the root are used as needed.


Main components of essential oil:

  • Phenol methyl ether: 70% methyl-chavicol (= estragole), anethole
  • Coumarins: aesculetin, herniarin, scoparone, scopoletin
  • Alkamides: pellitorin, neopellitorin A & neopellitorin B
  • Monoterpenes: trans-beta-ocymene and cis-beta-ocymene, gamma-terpinene


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