Coriander Seed essential oil has been used in aromatherapy to treat neuroendocrine fatigue, deficient chi, autotoxemia, chilliness, colds, flu, migraine headache, aches and pains, nausea, pulmonary weakness, poor appetite, flatulence, abdominal distention, dyspepsia, diarrhea, colic, gastrointestinal spasms, spleen weakness, impotence, frigidity, infertility, estrogen deficiency, irregular menstruation, muscle spasms, neuralgia, osteoarthritis, rheumatism, edema, stretch marks, scars.
Its properties include and have been historically used for: an analgesic, an aperitif, an antispasmodic, a bactericidal, a depurative, a digestive, a carminative, a stimulant, a stomachic, and some consider it an aphrodisiac.
Skin Care: Coriander is composed of three main components: monoterpenols, monoterpenes, and ketones. The monoterpenes in Coriander allow it to heal and protect the skin while improving complexion. The monoterpenes give coriander it’s antioxidant, cleansing, and mood-boosting properties; which positively impact the skin by creating an “inner glow.” The ketones in Coriander Seed essential oil assist in its effect on overall skin health, and also improve digestive health (which is reflected in radiant skin). Coriander Seed oil can also be used to treat stretch marks and scars.