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Cardamom Essential Oil 10ml

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Cardamom Essential Oil, or Elettaria cardamomum seed oil is an essential oil that helps you get in touch with yourself and combat psychological tiredness.



Cardamon is a shrub that can reach a height of up to 4 meters. It has long leaves and yellow flowers. These flowers produce seeds that are collected a little before full maturation.

Cardamon is a species known since ancient times that was used as a condiment and medicine. The Arabs and Romans used it to treat gastrointestinal problems. Hippocrates recommended it to relieve colds, abdominal pain, spasms, nervous imbalances and insect bites. In Chinese medicine, cardamom is considered to aid in the regeneration of Chi or life force by stimulating the lungs, spleen, heart, and nervous system. In Asia, cardamom has been considered a good stimulant, especially recommended for men, since by increasing the production of Chi, it increased vital and sexual energy.

On a cosmetic level, it is a refreshing and regenerating tonic, with purifying and antiseptic activity. It is an ideal ally to activate for its purifying power.

Among its properties and benefits, the following stand out:

Cosmetic Level: Cardamom Essential Oil is a stimulating tonic with a mild effect when used cosmetically. It also has an antimicrobial effect that helps eliminate bacteria on the skin.

At Therapeutic Level: is an essential oil that helps fight infections ofbacterial and fungal origin. Also useful to combat the cold as it stimulates the increase in body temperature. Improves and speeds up heavy digestions, stimulates the fluidity of intestinal transit and improves excess flatulence.

On a Psychological Level: Cardamom Essential Oil helps to better digest and cope with difficult situations, problems and strong emotions that we encounter in life. It helps to listen to oneself, to trust in oneself and to pay attention.

How to use

There are different methods of application and use of Essential Oils and Essential Oil Preparations:


  • Facial Use: A proportion of 99% Carrier Oil and 1% Essential Oil is recommended. This is equivalent to 2 drops of Essential Oil for every 10 ml of Carrier Oil.

  • Body Use: A proportion of 97% Carrier Oil and 3% Essential Oil is recommended. This means 6 drops of Essential Oil for every 10 ml of Carrier Oil.


  • Diffuser: The use of diffusers without heat is recommended, such as the ALQVIMIA Flask, since heat can alter the properties of essential oils. Up to a maximum of 10 drops of Essential Oil Preparation can be used in the diffuser.

  • Bath: Dilute a maximum of 10-15 drops of Essential Oil Preparation in a small amount of milk (vegetable or animal), yogurt, honey, salt or Bath Gel. Essential oils do not dissolve in water, so they need a vehicle to mix in the bath.
  • Inhalation with Steam: Apply a maximum of 5 drops of Essential Oil Preparation in a container with hot water (approximately 1-2 liters) and inhale, covering the head and the container with a towel, to retain the steam for longer.

  • Sauna: Dilute a maximum of 2 drops of Essential Oil Preparation for every 500 ml of water used in the sauna.

Remember that it is important to follow the instructions for use and the recommended proportions to guarantee a safe and effective use of Essential Oils and Essential Oil Preparations.



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