The Onion essential oil is obtained through the steam distillation extraction process from the bulbs of onion. This oil is highly rich in vitamin A, B and C and some other nutrients. Due to its unique cleansing nature, this oil makes a perfect option for use over skin in extreme dilution to clear spots and marks. Besides, it can also be used in extreme dilutions with salads to add flavor.Onion is very well known for its tasty contribution to the culinary world, but its aiding properties have been left out of the lime light. Onion essential oil has a sulfurous type odor and a strong, unpleasant, odor.
100% Pure, Concentrated, Undiluted
Steam Distilled from Bulb
Country or Origin: USA, Mexico,India
Warning: Strong odor!
Method of Extraction : Steam Distillation
Color : This oil is yellow to golden brown in color.
Botanical Name : Allium cepa
Color: Deep Greenish Golden
Onion Essential Oil Uses and Benefits / Blends
Onion essential oil is more appreciated when it is used independently without any combining. However, it can be mixed with some essential oils and fragrances to diffuse the sulfurous odor.
This oil is toxic, abortifacient and irritating for the digestive, urinary and reproductive systems. It can also produce nervous afflictions and convulsions when taken in extreme amounts, since the component Thujone present in its essential oil is a potent neurotoxin. It should not be given to pregnant women.