All About Tansy (Blue) Essential Oil | Using Essential Oils Safely

Below you will find a summary of information you need to know about Tansy (Blue) essential oil compiled from posts we published this week. Check our Free EO Class page for more information on this and other essential oils. Questions? Leave a comment below or ask in our facebook group.

Lea Jacobson Certified Clinical Aromatherapist and author of Essential Oil Profiles.

Basic information for Tansy (Blue) essential oil…

Botanical/Latin name(s):Tanacetum anuum

Steam distilled from the flowers and leaves of the plant.

Shelf life is 3 years.

Therapeutic properties of Tansy (Blue) essential oil…

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Benefits of Tansy (Blue) essential oil…

Circulatory: arthritis

Immune: histamine, inflammation

Muscular: spasm, cramp, ache, pain

Nervous: nerve pain

Safety of Tansy (Blue) essential oil…

Safe for everyone except…
  • if taking drugs metabolized by CYP2D9
  • around dogs
  • around cats

No topical max – but always dilute!

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