Hay Absolute - Hierochloe alpina

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Botanical Name - Hay Absolute - Hierochloe alpina.

Plant Origin - France.

Oil taken from - Leaves and tops of Alpine Sweetgrass.

Extraction Method - Organic Extraction (Hexane Free).

Aroma Description - A deeply herbaceous and coumarinic* aroma with

gently sweet undertones.

* Coumarin compounds have a natural aroma of fresh cut hay and dry straw.


Traditional uses for Hay Absolute include -

A rare & precious Absolute that improves a low mood with its fragrant & mild aroma, helping to foster a better sense of wellbeing.  It produces a sense of tranquillity and calm when stressed, tense and anxious.

Hay Absolute is often used in high end perfumery and is greatly prized in skin & hair care preparations for its nourishing and rejuvenating qualities.

Hay Absolute is a strong Anti-oxidant.  It can be used in skincare preparations to reduce free radicals, which helps with skincare support and makes the skin look and feel younger and more supple. 

It is also a strong anti-microbial and antiseptic agent which when used regularly is useful to prevent and fight skin infections, blemishes, spots, acne and Hay Absolute encourages swift healing from minor burns, bites, cuts, stings and bruises.

In massage it is soothing and helps as a muscle relaxant - and so is often used for stiff, sore and tight joints & muscles.  It is particularly good for arthritic conditions as it is strongly anti-inflammatory in its effects, and has mild analgesic qualities.


Hay Absolute blends well with -

Neroli, Patchouli, Jasmine, Ylang Ylang, Palmarosa, Vetiver, Marjoram and Mandarin Essential Oils amongst many others.


Mantra Aromatherapy's Hay Absolute is -

A pure and neat Absolute that has not been blended/adulterated or diluted in any way.

It is a Vegan product that is cruelty free.

Is presented for retail in a pharmaceutical grade brown glass bottle with a tamper proof cap and its own dripper insert for ease of use.

Each product purchased is freshly decanted from verified stock in the Uk in Wales.

Mantra Aromatherapy's Hay Absolute is a Therapeutic Grade product and can be used as part of a Holistic treatment.


Product Safety -

Always store pure Essential Oils/Absolute Oils in brown glass bottles in an upright position with their cap firmly secured in place.

To maximise the shelf life of any Essential Oil/Absolute Oil it should be stored out of direct sunlight, in a cool, dry environment.  - A medicine cabinet is ideal!

Essential Oils/Absolute Oils should never be -

taken internally,

put on the skin without being correctly diluted first. 

never be put in or near the eyes nor put on areas of damaged or inflamed  skin. 

they should be stored away from children and used with caution around babies, small children and pets.

care and Medical advice should be taken before using Essential Oils/Absolute Oils if you are pregnant, breastfeeding or if you have a medical condition.

Always patch test before using any new Essential Oil/Absolute Oil.

Please note - important information - 

Disclaimer for Mantra Aromatherapy's Essential Oils, Absolute Oils and

Products -

The section on the Traditional Uses of Essential Oils/Absolute Oils is just that - what each Essential Oil/Absolute Oil has been used for Traditionally by generations of users. 

Mantra Aromatherapy are not making any medical claims for the uses of any of the Essential Oils/Absolute Oils/Products we sell. 

Essential Oils/Absolute Oils should not be used to treat, cure or prevent any medical condition and they should not be used to substitute mainstream medical treatments. 

We reflect only what has been written about the reputed traditional uses of each Essential Oil/Absolute Oil to help guide you to a starting point for your own personal requirements, enjoyment and research.