INCI: Artemisia absinthium extract

What is Artemisia absinthium extract?

Artemisia absinthium, also known as Wormwood, is grown in middle Europe in wastelands. Leaves and aerial parts are mostly used to extract purposes. It contains thujone -as active ingredients of essential oil it contains.

Use & Benefits

It is famous for its fragrance. It is used in lotions, soaps, etc. Also, it has more internal uses as vermifuge, febrifuge, bitter tonic to name a few. Topically it can be used as insect repellent.