Aniseed oil is an essential oil that is made from the flowering plant, Pimpinella anisum. It has a black licorice scent that is used in aromatherapy and cooking. Aniseed is potently therapeutic- warming and enlivening the body.
Massage aniseed oil into muscles and joints to relieve muscle aches, spasms and arthritic pain. Inhale anise seed oil to relieve respiratory ailments including allergies, colds, flu and coughs by adding a few drops to an oil diffuser.