|Helichrysum italicum (Roth.) Guss. ssp. serotinum P-F.
|viscous to pasty liquid
|tight in a corymb at the end of the stems, give off a mad characteristic odor, straw-like, quickly heady
|Biochemical composition of the essential oil
|The volatile fraction, close to 170/0 of the absolute, comprises a base of sesquiterpene hydrocarbons and terpene alcohol esters, enriched with a pool of unique aliphatic P-diones, all on a background of esters gras.
|The absolute is indicated in hyposthenics, asthenics, or even anergics, by application to the thyroid plexus, heart or liver and abdominal areas, in a very deconcentrated form, the odor released sufficient for a prolonged smell. Nota bene – Hematomas benefit from repeated application until they disappear.
|Main therapeutic indications