jasmine grandiflorum oil
binomial name: jasminum grandiflorum
also known as spanish jasmine or royal jasmine, this varietal is less heady than the sambac variety with a fruity freshness. using the ancient technique enfleurage to extract essential oils from delicate flowers, the petals are soaked in non-evaporating oil which absorbs the fragrance. graniflorum was the most popular ingredient in french perfumery, appearing in many luxury fragrances.
benefit: with a slightly differing scent, this night blooming flower shares the same mood-altering effects as jasmine sambac and contains similar anti-inflammatory properties that soothe the skin.
The following products contain jasmine grandiflorum oil: