Betel Leaf Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Piper Betle L.
Plant Part: Fresh and cured leaves
Extraction Method: Steam distilled essential oil
Description: Betel Leaf Oil is derived from Betal Leaf plant leaves that yield this aromatic essential oil. The heart-shaped leaves have distinct pleasant aroma & are commonly chewed alone or with other plant materials.
Uses: Betel Leaf Essential Oil Betel Leaf Essential Oil in the literature has been reported to have antioxidant, antimicrobial, antifungal, anti-inflammatory and radio-protective properties. The active ingredient of Piper betle oil which is obtained from the leaves is primary a class of allyl benzene compounds: Chavibetol, Chavicol, Estragole, Eugenol and Methyl Eugenol which exert their strong antioxidant activities through their superior radical scavenging and immune modulating potentials.
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