Botanical (Latin) Name: Illicium verum

Country of Origin: China

Method of Extraction: Steam Distilled

Possible Uses: Anise Star Essential Oil has carminative, anti-viral, anti-bacterial, anti-inflammatory, anti-fungal, anti-oxidant, stomachic, stimulant and diuretic properties. In the East it is used to combat colic and rheumatism.

Blends well with:  Rose, lavender, orange, pine and other spice oils like clove.

Precaution: Do not confuse with Japanese Star Anise which is harmful to injest.



This information is for educational purposes only, it is not intended to treat, cure, prevent or, diagnose any disease or condition. Nor is it intended to prescribe in any way. This information is for educational purposes only and may not be complete, nor may its data be accurate.


As with all essential oils, never use them undiluted. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner. Keep away from children. If applying an essential oil to your skin always perform a small patch test to an insensitive part of the body (after you have properly diluted the oil in an appropriate carrier.)


Keep out of reach of children. Seek medical advice if pregnant, have High Blood Pressure, Epilepsy or other medical conditions.

Star Anise Essential Oil

SKU: E100-39
  • Pure therapeutic grade essential oil