Coriander Essential Oil Uses
Statements with asterisks refer to internal use. PLEASE understand essential oils are highly concentrated and many people have done serious damage to themselves by ingesting essential oils. I am not promoting or advocating for the ingestion of essential oils. Do so at your own risk as well as do your own research, and consult a physician when necessary.
- Promotes digestion*
- Helps maintain a clear complexion
- Promotes relaxation
The Egyptians called Coriander the “spice of happiness,” as it was thought to be an aphrodisiac.
The sweet, herbaceous aroma is both relaxing and stimulating, and adds a fresh note.
Diffuse it to promote feelings of calmness and relaxation.
Use Coriander in cooking for a warm, spicy flavor.
Apply topically to oily skin to maintain a clear complexion and help reduce the appearance of blemishes.
Coriander is soothing to the body.*
Diffuse when working on homework or a project.
Helps to reduce occasional anxious feelings.
After a short workout, apply Coriander to the legs for a soothing massage.
Apply to the back of the neck or to the bottoms of the feet to promote relaxation.
Coriander blends well with Bergamot, Black Pepper, Cardamom, Cinnamon Bark, Clary Sage, Clove, Cypress, Frankincense, Geranium, Ginger, Grapefruit, Lemon, Wild Orange, Rosemary, Sandalwood, Tangerine, Vetiver, and Ylang Ylang essential oils.
Use Coriander as a surface cleanser.
This essential oil supports healthy immune function and response.*
It may support gastrointestinal health and function.*
Coriander can soothe and calm the nervous system and support healthy nervous system function.*
It helps to maintain healthy cellular function and overall cellular health.*
It also supports healthy lung and respiratory function.*
Coriander keeps the gums, teeth, and mouth looking clean and healthy.
It may help to support the health of the cardiovascular system.*
This essential oil helps to support the health of the liver.*
Diffuse Coriander to protect against environmental threats.
- Take a few drops internally after eating large meals to assist with digestion.*
Apply to oily skin to maintain a clear complexion.
Apply to the back of neck or bottom of feet to promote relaxation.
After a short workout, apply to legs for a soothing massage.
Directions for Use
Diffusion: Use three to four drops in the diffuser of your choice.
Internal use: Dilute one drop in 4 fl. oz. of liquid.
Topical use: Apply one to two drops to desired area. Dilute with fractionated coconut oil to minimize any skin sensitivity.
Possible skin sensitivity. Keep out of reach of children. If you are pregnant, nursing, or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician. Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears, and sensitive areas.