Curry leaf tree is easy to cultivate and is native to India and Sri Lanka. Every part of the tree including leaves, berries and flowers have enormous medicinal properties. Curry leaf oil is extracted using steam distillation of curry leaves. This oil has a strong sweet and spicy aroma with a bitter tone characteristic of some spices.
Skin: This essential oil can be used to treat dark circles and treats skin pigmentation. The anti-oxidant and antimicrobial properties of this oil helps in protecting the skin against tanning.
Make a blend of 5 drops of curry oil mixed with 5 ml jojoba oil and massaging this blend can help in reducing wrinkles and prevents signs of aging.One can also add 2-3 drops of curry essential oil to creams or lotions and
Hair: Curry Essential oil is rich in iron, minerals, Vitamin C, B, A and E. This oil is good for hair growth and is helpful in improving hair colour. It prevents hair loos and premature greying of hair.
Body: Curry essential oil is a natural detoxifier and depurative and thus is helpful in excreting harmful toxins from the body and purifies blood.
Caution: Avoid during pregnancy and with sensitive skin. It can cause possible sensitization in some individuals, so use in very low concentration only. It is important to note that all Essential Oils are extremely concentrated in nature and if to be applied on the skin or body, should always be diluted upto a maximum dosage of 4% in a suitable carrier oil.