Young Living goldenrod essential oil (Solidago canadensis) is a flowering herb with bright yellow tops, goldenrod (Solidago canadensis) comes from the Asteraceae botanical family. Its scientific name, Solidago, comes from the Latin word solidare, which means “to strengthen.” The plant is most often found in North America, but some species are found in Europe as well. It grows well in open areas such as meadows, prairies, savannas, and mountains, and you can find it at Young Living’s Whispering Springs Farm in Mona, Utah!
Goldenrod essential oil is steam distilled from the flowers, leaves, and stems of the plant, and with the key constituent alpha-pinene, this essential oil has an array of benefits. Use it to support the appearance of healthy-looking skin and to create a calming and relaxing environment when diffused or inhaled.
Botanical Family: Asteraceae
Plant Origin: Canada
Extraction Method: Steam distilled from flowering tops
- Alpha-Pinene (10-24%)
- Germacrene D (15-37%)
- Myrcene (4-10%)
- Sabinene (5-18%)
- Limonene (10-20%)
ORAC: 61,900 µTE/100g
Historical Data: During the Boston Tea Party, when English tea was dumped into the Boston Harbor, colonists drank goldenrod tea instead, which gave it the nickname “Liberty Tea.”
How To Use
- Topical: Dilute 1 drop with 1 drop of V-6™ or olive oil and apply to desired area as needed.
- Aromatic: Diffuse up to 30 minutes 3 times daily.
- Caution: Keep out of reach of children. For external use only. Keep away from eyes and mucous membranes. If you are pregnant, nursing, taking medication, or have a medical condition, consult a health professional prior to use.
BLENDS containing goldenrod essential oil
* This statement has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent disease.