Helichrysum Essential Oil

Powerful restorative for aging skin and problem skin conditions

Helichrysum essential oil is also known as "everlasting" or "immortelle". It's a very powerful skin restorer, best known for its anti-aging properties.

In addition to helping solve just about any problem skin condition, helichryum ins also an effective anti-inflammatory, antibacterial and antiviral agent, making it an excellent choice for alleviating bruises, cuts, scrapes and wounds.

Helichrysum has a warm, grounding scent much like vetiver, only lighter and less intense. It's good for improving your mood, reducing your stress and clearing your mind... while also improving your skin - doesn't get much better!

Click to buy helichrysum essential oil from Mountain Rose Herbs or read on to learn more...

Botanical Name and Characteristics

Helichrysum italicum or Helichrysum angustifolium

Evergreen plant that grows about two feet tall and has yellow, daisy-like flowers.

The essential oil has a strong, warm, spicy, earthy, sweet scent.

Therapeutic Action

  • Calms nerves

  • Lifts mood

  • Reduces stress

  • Improves mental clarity and alertness; revives energy

  • Restores and regenerates skin

  • Reduces inflammation

  • Disinfectant

Buy helichrysum oil from doTerra.

doTerra's website is a little clunky, so it takes about 4 steps to add it to your shopping cart, but if you want something that's super effective, the few extra clicks are  worth it!

You can shop retail by clicking the Shop button at the top. Or click Join & Save to become a wholesale customer and get 25% discount. Message me if you want more details on the wholesale thing - why spend more than you have to, right?


Helichrysum's strong bottom note blends well with: 

  • bergamot
  • grapefruit
  • lemon
  • orange
  • neroli
  • cypress


No known cautions, but it's a powerful essential oil - use in proper dilution.

Buy helichrysum essential oil from Amazon.  Just remember that inexpensive oils are likely to be lower in quality - how else do they get the cost so low?

What Next?

Recipes with Helichrysum Essential Oil

Sample just three sweet, happy recipes using helichrysum essential oil...

Homemade Face Mask

Essential oils soothe inflammation, reduce problem-causing bacteria, and promote cell renewal so your skin rejuvenates faster in this recipe.

Homemade Skin Toner

A great "cheat" if you're too tired to cleanse your face properly before bed. Match your homemade skin toner with your skin type.

Facial Steams

Facial steam recipes you can make at home to deep-clean and revive your skin.

Aromatherapy Recipes Homepage

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