The anti-carcinogenic properties in vanilla essential oil help in neutralizing free radicals that are responsible for causing certain types of cancers like prostrate, colon, etc. Vanilla essential oil also helps in preventing the growth of cancerous cells.
Vanilla essential oil is known to contain sedative properties that soothe all types of inflammations and hyperactivity in the body systems. The oil helps in sedating inflammation caused due to stress, anxiety, allergy, fever and convulsions.
Vanilla essential oil promotes a good and sound sleep by providing a calming and relaxing effect to the brain and the nerves. It also helps in reducing blood pressure, due to its sedative and relaxing properties.
Since it is a powerful antioxidant, vanilla essential oil is used for skin care as well. A few drops of vanilla oil when added to any face pack prevent damage of the skin cells, due to the toxic action of pollutants and toxins.
Sickle Cell Disease.
Researches have indicated that vanillin (it gives the vanilla bean its flavor) helps in protecting red blood cells from forming the sickle shape which then obstruct blood vessels, thereby treating the sickle cell disease.
The Essential Oil of Vanilla is extracted by solvent extraction of a resinous substance obtained from fermented Vanilla beans. Vanilla Essential Oil can be attributed to its properties like anti oxidant, aphrodisiac, anti carcinogenic, febrifuge, anti depressant, sedative, tranquilizing and relaxing.