BOTANICAL NAME Helichrysum italicum Also known as the Immortelle plant .
PLANT PART: Flowers
Helichrysum oil has a strong Honey-like aroma with a slightly sweet, tea-like undertone and blends well with the herbal notes of lavender, clary sage and chamomile.The colour can range from pale yellow to red.
Therapeutic properties of Helichrysum in skincare are that of it being anti-allergenic, anti-inflammatory, and astringent. It promotes new cell growth and also has good antioxidant qualities.