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Blue tansy essential oil (Chamomile)


Botanical name: Tanacetum annum

INCI: Tanacetum annum (Tansy) Essential Oil

CAS No: 8002-66-2

EINECS No: 282-006-5

Country of origin: Morocco

Extraction method: Steam Distillation

Part used: Flowers

Color: Bluish green liquid

Gravity: 0.910 - 0.925

Major constituents

Monoterpenes: sabinene (19.38%), beta-pinene (6.93%), para-cymene (4.56%), alpha-phellandrene (5.05%), myrcene (4.81%), limonene (3.09%), alpha-pinene (3.01% ) gamma-terpinene (1.56%), camphene (1.04%), alpha-terpinene (0.94%), terpinolene(0.56%)

Monoterpenols: terpinen-4-ol (1.88%), borneol (2.28%), alpha-terpineol (0.25%)

 Sesquiterpenes: chamazulene (7.54%), beta-caryophyllene (2.00%), germacrene-D (1.24%), bicyclogermacrène (0.32%) Ketones camphor (12.59%), pulegone (0.26%) beta-eudesmol (0.74%) Phenols thymol (0.78%) Oxides: 1,8-cineole (0.48%)

Common uses: Blue Tansy – like all of the blue essential oils containing the active azulene – is best known for it’s skin care properties. Tansy Blue has a surprisingly sweet scent making it perfect for applications in skin care products and skin therapies


- Contains ketones: not recommended during pregnancy (especially the first 3 months) and breastfeeding.

- Hormonal Action: avoid in some subjects

- Contains ketones: not recommended for young children and patients with epilepsy