Botanical Name: Myristica fragrans
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Origin: Sri Lanka
Product Description: Nutmeg is derived from evergreen trees indigenous to Southern and South East Asia. It is the main source of the spices nutmeg and mace. Nutmeg is the seed of the fruit obtained from the evergreen trees.
Cautions: Dilute before use; for external use only. May cause skin irritation in some individuals; a skin test is recommended prior to use. If used in large amounts, Nutmeg Essential Oil can cause toxic symptoms such as nausea and tachycardia. Contact with eyes should be avoided.
Storage: It is recommended that oils packaged in metal containers (for safe shipping), be transferred into dark glass containers to maintain freshness and attain maximum shelf life.