Botanical Name: Rosmarinus officinalis
INCI Name: Rosmarinus officinalis, Leaf
Method of Extraction: Steam distillation of the leaves
What is rosemary?
Rosemary is an aromatic shrubby evergreen bush that measures up to 6 feet tall with silvery green needle shaped leaves and pale blue flowers.
Rosemary Actions and Benefits
Rosemary is a very versatile herb - used in cooking as well as holistically to boost memory, improve mood, reduce inflammation, relieve pain, protect the immune system, stimulate circulation, detoxify the body, protect the body from bacterial infections, prevent premature aging, and heal skin conditions, heartburn, intestinal gas, gout, cough, and loss of appetite.
Rosemary is an analgesic, antimicrobial, antioxidant, antiseptic, astringent, cephalic, fungicidal, hepatic, parasiticide, restorative, rubefacient, stimulant to the circulatory system, sudorific, tonic, vulnerary, and more.
How does rosemary work?
Rich in flavonoids and nutrients, and beta-carotine, Rosemary is a known anti-inflammatory that will improve circulation, aid in moisturizing dry skin and boost healing. It also helps to increase the natural shine and hydrated appearance of your dog's coat.
How do we use rosemary?
We use rosemary for its antioxidant, antimicrobal, astringent, fungicidal and vulnerary capabilities. You can find rosemary in our Lemongrass and Aloe Organic Dog Shampoo where it helps to balance the lemongrass natural essential oil blend.
A powerful antioxidant, we use Rosemary Extract to serve as a preservative in many of our products.
Is rosemary safe?
Yes. Rosemary is safe, non-toxic, non-irritant, and non-sensitizing.