Helichrysum is also known by the names Immortelle and Everlasting. There are over 500 species of helichrysum, but only a few of them produce an essential oil. It’s long been touted as a powerhouse when it comes to skin conditions and respiratory concerns.
Name of Oil:Helichrysum
Latin Binomial:Helichrysum italicum
Countries of Origin:France, Italy, Yugoslavia
Scent Profile:fresh, earthy, herbaceous
Parts used in distillation:Flowering tops
Oil Characteristics:light yellow, thin, medium to strong intensity
Cultivation: Indigenous Wild Harvest