Coriander oil is obtained from Coriandrum sativum of the Umbelliferae family. Also known as coriander seed and Chinese parsley, the oil is extracted from the crushed ripe seeds by CO2 extraction method.
This essential oil blends well particularly with bergamot, cinnamon, ginger, grapefruit, lemon, neroli and orange.
Its main chemical components are borneol, linalool, cineole, cymene, terpineol, dipentene, phellandrene, pinene and terpinolene.
Coriander oil can be useful to refresh and uplift the mind and can help for mental fatigue, tension, migraine and nervous weakness. It is also helpful for alleviating rheumatism and arthritis pain, as well as muscle spasms.