Vitex Berry Essential Oil

Guba, Ron
August 2012
Aromatherapy Today;Aug2012, Vol. 54, p24
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the essential oil from the leaves and berries of Vitex agnus-castus, which belongs to the family of Lamiaceae with common names such as chaste tree and monks pepper. Topics discussed include the book "Herball or Generall Historie of Plantes," by John Gerard, the clinical trials which support the benefits and sue of Vitex extracts including premenstrual syndrome (PMS), infertility and sexual overstimulation, and the composition of Vitex Berry oil.


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