Essential Oil ‘Gems’ – Galbanum

Galbanum (Ferula galbaniflua, Ferula gummosa)




Qualities and indications

  • Balancing

  • Both sedative and stimulant

  • Calming

  • Eases anxiety

  • Eases depression / low mood

  • Erratic moods

  • Nervous tension

  • Pre menstrual tension (PMT), menopausal symptoms

  • Restorative (nerves)

  • Stress and stress related conditions

  • Tonic

  • Uplifting


Safety information:

Non-toxic, non-irritant when diluted but undiluted potentially very irritating, non-sensitising.  Do not take orally / ingest



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Heather Godfrey