Fragonia Essential Oil
Fragonia is distilled from the tree that is grown and produced in Australia. The Paperbark Co. trademarked the common name of Fragonia to ensure that only Agonis fragrans originally sourced from them can utilize Fragonia as the common name.
- Botanical Family: Myrtaceae
- Part of Plant Used: Branches/Twigs
- Method of Extraction: Steam distillation
- Variations: None
- Chemistry: Fragonia contains monoterpenes (a-pinene, limonene), oxides/ethers (1,8 cineole), and monoterpene alcohols (linalool, a-terpineol, terpinen-4-ol).
- Immune System: supports the immune system
- Musculoskeletal: pain relief for aches and pains
- Skin: support for inflamed skin conditions
- Pregnancy: helps with immune and respiratory support, sleep and relaxation, general discomfort, and is balancing and restoring
- Babies & Children: provides immune support, soothes pain and inflammation, benefits healthy sleep, uplifts feelings of stress and sadness, and improves focus and concentration
- Nervous System: benefits in focus, concentration; sleep support, stress, anxiety, and depression
- Emotional: balancing and restorative in recovering from emotional trauma
- Spiritual: supports the Sacral, Heart, and Third Eye Chakras with emotions, love, relationships, imagination, and intuition
- Scent Profile: Mid note that has a similar, yet softer aroma to the herbaceous and medicinal aroma of Tea Tree
- Longevity: The aroma of Fragonia can last up to 100-200 hours.
- Fragrance Classification: Herbaceous
- Blends well with: Black Pepper, Cajeput, Clove, Eucalyptus, Frankincense, Lavender, Orange, Peppermint, Rhododendron, Roman Chamomile, Rose, Rosewood, Tea tree
- None known.
Products Using Fragonia Essential Oil
- Arctander, Steffen. Perfume and Flavor Materials of Natural Origin. A Pathfinder Book Reprint Edition, 2017.
- Clark, Demetria. Aromatherapy and Herbs for Pregnancy, Birth and Breastfeeding. Book Publishing Company, 2015.
- “Flavor, Fragrance, Food and Cosmetics Ingredients Information.” The Good Scents Company, The Good Scents Company (TGSC), 2019, www.thegoodscentscompany.com/.
- International Federation of Professional Aromatherapists. “PREGNANCY GUIDELINES Guidelines for Aromatherapists Working with Pregnant Clients.” International Federation of Professional Aromatherapists , IFPA, 2013, www.ifparoma.org.
- National Association for Holistic Aromatherapy. “Other Safety Considerations: Pregnancy.” National Association for Holistic Aromatherapy, naha.org/explore-aromatherapy/safety#other.
- Shutes, Jade and New York Institute of Aromatic Studies. "Foundations of Aromatherapy" and "Aromatic Scholars" Aromatherapy Certification Programs and Course Materials. 2017-2019.
- Tiran, Denise. Aromatherapy in Midwifery Practice. Singing Dragon an Imprint of Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016.
- Tiran, Denise. “Is It Safe to Use Essential Oils While I'm Pregnant?” BabyCentre UK, BabyCentre Blog, July 2013, www.babycentre.co.uk/x536449/is-it-safe-to-use-essential-oils-while-im-pregnant.
- Tisserand, Robert, et al. Essential Oil Safety: a Guide for Health Care Professionals. 2nd ed., Churchill Livingstone/Elsevier, 2014.