Gardenia Absolute - Gardenia grandiflora

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Botanical Name -  Gardenia Absolute - Gardenia grandiflora.

Plant Origin -  India.      

Oil taken from - Flowering tops.

Extraction Method - Organic Extraction (Hexane free).

Aroma Description - A tropically sweet and rich jasmine-like floral aroma

with creamy & powdery undertones.


Traditional uses for Gardenia Absolute include -

A delicate and precious Absolute that yields only a tiny amount of Oil per tonne of base plant material.  To help maximise the crop the flowering tops are harvested during the early hours of the morning when their Absolute yield it at it's maximum levels.

Gardenia is a soothing and relaxing Absolute, that helps promote feelings of tranquillity and peacefulness.

It is used in skin care preparations as it has strong antibacterial and antiseptic qualities - making it great for oily, sallow, spotty and acne skin types.  It also has an impressive anti-oxidant index - and so can also be used on dry, parched, prematurely aged and mature skin types, helping nourish the skin and reduce free-radical damage when used regularly.  

Used in massage it can reduce cramps and spasms and releases tension in stiff and achy muscles.  As an anti-spasmodic it is also a popular choice during childbirth, helping with the pain and comforting the mind and body.

Gardenia is also used as an aphrodisiac - helping to give feelings of intimacy and romance - and increases sexual desire.


Gardenia Absolute blends well with -

Rose, Ylang Ylang, black Pepper, Cinnamon, Boronia, Coffee Blossom, Frangipani and Pink Lotus Essential Oils amongst many others.


Mantra Aromatherapy's Gardenia 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 Gardenia 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.