The Essential Oil Company

Nutmeg Oil

Oil of Nutmeg Myristica fragrans Indonesia Cultivated

One of the ingredients in Vicks Vapo-Rub. Stimulating, good flavoring. Must be extremely diluted for use. Not to be ingested in large quantities.

Nutmeg Oil is extracted from the seed through steam distillation.  Blends well with Coriander, Bay Leaf, Geranium, Lime, Lavandin, Clary Sage, Sweet Orange, Oak moss, Petitgrain, Rosemary, and other spice oils.  Nutmeg Oil is known for aiding with digestion as well as calming the stomach.  Used for diarrhea, vomiting, flatulence, nausea, and upset stomach.  Also being a mild stimulant it aids with fighting off exhaustion and fatigue also increases circulation in the body.  Its other properties include being an antioxidant, aphrodisiac, antiseptic, and a carminative.  Commonly used in many cosmetic such as perfumes, soaps, candles, skin care products, detergents, and colognes.  Can also be used as a flavoring agent. 

Nutmeg Oil has been used in soaps, laundry, cleaning products, air fresheners, potpourri, mouthwash, perfume, tinctures, tonics, massage oils, lotions, hair products, aromatherapy products, body sprays, facial lotions, facial creams, skin care products, toothpaste, dental floss, cough drops, muscle pain relief, cosmetics, and other household products. 


This statement has not been evaluated by the FDA. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.