||Davana oil, Artemisia pallens herb oil
||8016-03-3, F.E.M.A. : 2359
||Plant Parts Used
||Color & Odor
||Pale yellow to yellowish brown clear liquid with
fruity , leafy , balsam, raisin like odor.
A tall aromatic perenniel shrub villous throughout, often gregarious,lower
leaves ovate in outline deeply pinnatisect. Oil is admired for its
long-lasting, sweet, balsamic and fruity aroma.
Constituents & Specifications :
Davana oil has various chemical compounds that include crystalline
petacyclic alcohol, fernenol, cymene, azulene, thuzone, linalool, thujyl
alcohol, amyrin, sitosterol and stigmasterol.
Specific Gravity :
0.94200 - 0.97030 @ 25.00 °C
Refractive Index :
1.47900 - 1.49100 @ 20.00 °C
A fantastic aphrodisiac, anti-infectious, stimulator, mucolyting, nervine,
calmative, emollient etc.
Benefits & Uses :
- Davana Oil is regarded as being anti-infectious, soothing to dry
rough skin, and stimulating to the endocrine system.
- Davana is popular in the perfume industry where it is capable of
making a scent unique to the individual. It also has some history in
aromatherapy as being a fantastic aphrodisiac and as an agent to combat
- It is also extensively used in flavorings of food, liquor and pastry