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Orris Absolute 5ml
Abbey Essentials

Orris Absolute 5ml

Regular price £29.99 £0.00

Orris Root Absolute Oil Iris pallida

Orris Root Absolute is one of the most prized and difficult to source ingredients used in high-class perfumery. It is one of the oldest and most expensive of natural ingredients used in this way. It's used as a fixative in many big brand perfumes and has been traditionally used to preserve and add exquisite fragrance to pomanders.

Source: Iris pallida is grown in Morocco.

Extraction: Orris Root Absolute Oil is solvent extracted from the plant.

Aroma: Orris Root Absolute Oil has a flowery, woody and heavy aroma.

Properties: Orris Root Absolute Oil is diuretic and expectorant.

Fragrance note: Base.

It is often used in the relief of coughs and stomach upset.

Uses: Massage, baths, vaporization and may be added to base emollients. It is an ingredient in high-class perfumery and can be used to fragrance candles, potpourri and room fresheners.

Blends well with: Lavender, Ylang Ylang, Cumin and Violet oils

Caution: Always dilute Orris Absolute Oil to 5% or less in a carrier oil before application.


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