The fennel oil is extracted from crushed seeds by CO2 extraction method and yield 2 - 4 %. It is extracted from Foeniculum vulgare var. dulce that is a sweet fennel of the Umbelliferae (Apiaceae) family.
This oil is a great remedy for digestive problems such as flatulence, constipation, colic, nausea, vomiting, anorexia, dyspepsia and hiccups. It is also used for skin care and has a cleansing and toning effect on the skin, useful in bruises, sorting out overly oily skin and helps fight wrinkles.
Botanical Name : Foeniculum vulgare dulce
Country of Origin : Spain
Solubility : Soluble in alcohol and oils. Insoluble in water
PlantPart : Seed
Color & Odor : Clear to Pale Yellow with a spicy, sweet, woody scent
Specific Gravity : 0.95300 - 0.97300 @ 25.00 °C.
Optical Rotation : (+21.00) - (+24.00)
Refractive Index : 1.51000 - 1.56200 @ 20.00 °C
Flash Point : 145.00 °F
Storage & Handling : Store in tightly sealed, preferably full container. Protect from heat and light.
Storage Temperature : Ambient 10°C - 32°C
Extraction Method : Supercritical CO2 Extraction