Products — Tagetes Oil
Tagetes oil has a wild, sweet, fruity almost citrus-like smell and is yellow to reddish-amber in color. It is of medium viscosity that can turn thick and even gel-like if exposed to the air for a long time. Tagetes oil can be useful for treating the respiratory system, infections of the skin and as an insect repellent.
Tagetes oil is very powerful oil and should be used sparingly and should be avoided during pregnancy. Not to be used on a sensitive skin and may cause photosensitivity. Cases of dermatitis have been reported.
Quality and Purity
Quality and purity are Ikirezi’s highest priorities. We are committed to providing full traceable history (“seed to bottle”) of all operations carried out on our products. Appropriate attention is given to every stage of production, including:
- Sourcing of plants
- Mobilizing, organizing, and training of farmers
- Selecting and harvesting
- Distillation of raw plant materials
- Storage and transport of essential oils