• Antiseptic, healing and soothing

  • Used in high class perfumery but may also be useful in skin preparations

  • Viola odorata Extract is prepared by alcohol extraction of the concrete of leaves Sweet Violet, Viola odorata L, Violaceae

SpeciesOriginExtraction ProcessPerfume Note
Viola odorata
France
Solvent extracted
MIDDLE
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Violet Leaf Absolute is most commonly used in high class perfumery thanks to it's lovely green with a soft floral undertone aroma.
Solvent extracted from leaves.
Strong green leaf odour with delicate floral undertone.
Contains salicylic acid (mild pain reliever). Also nonadienal, parmone, hexyl alcohol, bezyl alcohol, ionone and viola quercitin among others.
Viola odorata Leaf Extract
Traditionally used to treat congestive pulmanary conditions and sensitive skin conditions.
DILUTE TO 3% OR LESS IN A CARRIER OIL BEFORE SKIN APPLICATION. KEEP OUT OF EYES. DO NOT SWALLOW.
'It is antiseptic, and has healing properties which are especially valuable in treating skin problems, especially acne, oily skin, and large pores.' - an excerpt from Aromatherapy an A - Z by Patricia Davis.