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


Please visit the ‘Safe Use and Application’ page featured on this website for further safety information, and the “Methods of Use’ page for details about various methods of safe, appropriate, application



Heather Godfrey