Menthol

Menthol is al alcohol found in peppermint and spearmint. Links to Plants Containing Menthol  …

Furan / Menthofuran

Furans, such as menthofurans, are oxides.  Menthofuran is an oxide found in peppermint, cornmint, and…

Linalyl Acetate

Linalyl acetate is an ester found in bergamot, clary sage, lavender, and petitgrain. Esters are…

Isopulegol

Isopulegol is a terpenoid alcohol derived from pulegone as found in catnip and mint. Links…

Isomenthone

Isomenthone is a ketone derived from menthone, as found in geranium, cistus, pennyroyal, cornmint, calamint,…

Isoeugenol

Isoeugenol is a phenol derived from eugenol and occurs in ylang ylang, carrot, nutmeg, vetiver,…

Indole

Indole is a constituent found in marigold, neroli, honeysuckle, and jasmine. Links to Plants Containing…

Geraniol

Geraniol is a monoterpenol alcohol found in citronella, geranium, thyme, melissa, lemon balm, basil, palmarosa,…

Fenchone

Fenchone is a ketone found in fennel, thuja, cedarwood, and Spanish lavender.  Many ketones can…

Farnesol

Farnesol is an alcohol found in citronella, neroli, lemongrass, palmarosa, and rose. Alcohols are the most therapeutically beneficial…

Eugenyl Acetate

Eugenyl acetate is an ester as found in clove and cinnamon. Esters are formed from…

Eugenol

Eugenol is a phenol, as found in basil, bay, clove, cinnamon leaf, marjoram, nutmeg, pimento,…

Eudesmol, Beta-Eudesmol

Eudesmol is a sesquiterpenoid alcohol as found in cypress, valerian, tansy, vetiver, and Eucalyptus smithii….

Elemicin

Elemicine is a phenol methyl ether as found in elemi, mace, carrot, and nutmeg. Phenol…

Elemene / Beta Elemene

Elemene is a sesquiterpene found in white turmeric, myrrh, citronella, and valerian. Sesquiterpenes are less…

Diallyl Disulfide

Diallyl disulfide is a sulfur found in garlic produced during the decomposition of allicin. Links…

Decenal

Decenal is an aldehyde found in citrus oils. Aldehydes have a powerful aroma used in…

Aloin / Barbaloin

Aloin is an exudate compound found in aloe. Links to Plants Containing Aloin RESEARCH The…

Bisabolene

Bisabolene is sesquiterpene and found in german chamomile, ginger, lemon, oregano, and myrrh. Sesquiterpenes are…

Cymene / Paracymene

Cymene is a monoterpene that can be found in frankincense, thyme, ajowan, oregano, basil, camphor,…

Cuminaldehyde / Cuminal

Cuminaldehyde is an aldehyde found in cumin, caraway, and cinnamon. Aldehydes have a powerful aroma used…

Coumarin

Coumarins are a subgroup of lactones and include aesculatine, citropten, dinydra-coumarin, heniarin, khellin, and umbelliforone. …

Citronellol

Citronellol is an alcohol found in citronella, eucalyptus, geranium, lemon, and rose. Alcohols are the…

Citronellal / Rhodinal

Citronellal is an aldehyde found in citronella, lemongrass, eucalyptus, kaffir lime, and Melissa. Aldehydes have a…

Cinnamic Acid

Cinnamic acid is an acid, as found in benzoin, Peru balsam, and cinnamon. Links to…

Cinnamaldehyde

Cinnamaldehyde is an aldehyde found in cassia, and cinnamon.  Excessive amounts can cause liver toxicity….

Chamazulene / Azulene

Chamazulene is a sesquiterpene, derived from azulene, and found in German chamomile, giving it a…