An essential oil with a characteristic, pleasantly sharp and penetrating odour. It possesses stimulating properties; its smell and effect are warm and edgy. Rosemary essential oil is an excellent stimulator of the brain activity and is noted for its performance-enhancing effect on the central nervous system. Upon inhaling a few drops of this oil, you can feel a special clarity of mind, which is definitely helpful for people engaged in activities involving intense thinking. It increases focus, improves memory, helps concentrate and boosts performance in the workplace.
The penetrative quality of rosemary oil makes it effective in treatment of respiratory diseases, ranging from runny nose, catarrh and sinusitis to asthma. Steam inhalations are best for this purpose.