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Gardenia Oil

Rated 4.8 out of 5
Based on 35 reviews
Gardenia oil has a light floral scent that’s sweet and seductive. It pairs well with other floral scents such as jasmine or lavender. This essential oil comes from the gardenia bush and is used for medicinal and cosmetic purposes.

Gardenia oil is anti-inflammatory so when used topically it may bring relief to sore muscles or improve skin health. This oil can also be used in aromatherapy or in a warm baths.
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Oil Report

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Geographical & Botanical Breakdown of Gardenia Oil

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Botanical Name
Gardenia jasminoides
Essential Oil
CAS Number
Also Known As
  • Cape Jasmine Essential Oil
Grown In
  • China

Oil Profile

Gardenia's sweet, soft, subtle smell makes it an aromatherapy classic
Extraction Method
Steam Distillation
Parts Used
Light yellow liquid
Soft, floral, fruity
Key Components
Farnesene, cis-3-hexenyl tiglate, linalool
Blends Well With
Jasmine, neroli, and rose essential oils
Mixes Well With
Calendula, grapeseed, or rosehip carrier oils

Key Components

Gardenia Essential Oil's captivating floral aroma is owed to its composition of terpenes, including geraniol.
Linalool, a component of Gardenia Essential Oil, is known for its calming and soothing effects, and may reduce anxiety when inhaled.
Gardenia Essential Oil is notable for its rich content of iridoids, which are compounds known for their potential anti-inflammatory effects.

Gardenia Oil Uses

Indulge in the diverse qualities of Gardenia Essential Oil and explore its wide range of applications. From creating a soothing massage experience to infusing your surroundings with a delightful aroma, discover the transformative power of this oil and embrace a sense of calm and serenity in your daily life.

How to Use Gardenia Oil

Topical Uses

Aromatherapy Massage: Gardenia Essential Oil's sweet, floral aroma makes it an excellent choice for a relaxing and rejuvenating massage experience. Mix it with a carrier oil and use it to massage tense muscles or simply to enjoy its soothing fragrance.

Floral Elixir for Skin: Dilute a few drops of this powerful oil in a carrier oil and gently massage the blend into your skin. Feel the oil's soothing properties nourish and hydrate your skin, leaving you with a radiant and soft complexion.

Aromatic Uses

Blossoming Hair Perfume: Infuse your tresses with the enchanting aroma of Gardenia Essential Oil. Create a hair perfume by mixing a few drops of this aromatic treasure with water in a spray bottle. Mist it lightly onto your hair, and as you move, the delicate scent of gardenia will captivate everyone around.

Scented Oasis: Immerse your space in an aromatic oasis with Gardenia Essential Oil. Add a few drops to your diffuser and let the sweet fragrance of gardenia fill the air. 

Calming Gardenia Essential Oil Recipe


  • 3 drops of Gardenia Essential Oil
  • 2 drops of Ylang-Ylang Oil
  • 1 drop of Bergamot Oil


In a small bottle, combine the essential oils together. Use this mesmerizing blend in a diffuser, as a personal fragrance, or dilute it in a carrier oil for a relaxing massage. 

Gardenia Oil Fun Facts

Gardenia flowers are thought to symbolize purity, love, and clarity, making them ideal for meaningful gifts and decorations.

Gardenia plants are sensitive to environmental changes, including temperature fluctuations and inconsistent watering. They require attentive care and specific growing conditions to thrive and produce their aromatic flowers.

The distinct aroma of Gardenia Essential Oil is highly valued in the fragrance industry. It is often used as a key ingredient in creating perfumes, colognes, and scented products, adding a touch of floral elegance to various compositions.

What is Gardenia Oil?

Gardenia Essential Oil, extracted from the Gardenia jasminoides flower, has a captivating history. This essential oil is renowned for its floral fragrance, much like the flower itself. Also, parts of the plant were traditionally used in folk medicine for treating colds, respiratory issues, and wounds, due to its anti-inflammatory properties.

Gardenia jasminoides flourishes in warm, tropical climates, and is grown in regions like China and Japan. While it was traditionally used in these areas to treat health ailments, over time, it has found its way into perfumes as a base note, lending a creamy, floral, and slightly earthy aroma to fragrances.

The oil's anti-inflammatory properties make it potentially beneficial for skincare and wound healing. It may soothe and heal irritated or inflamed skin, reducing redness and promoting recovery. Consequently, it is often incorporated into natural skincare products, ointments, and creams.

In aromatherapy, Gardenia Essential Oil is valued for its aromatic qualities. Its sweet and exotic scent may have a calming and uplifting effect on the mind, making it useful in meditation practices.

What Our Customers Think

"Gardenia essential oil has a nice scent not over powering." - Edith 06/25/22
"It soothes muscles after workouts and reduces pain the morning after." - Aldus 06/10/22
"I recommend adding gardenia oil to the diffuser first thing in the morning while you get ready for work because personally, it helps me wake up and gives me so much energy that sticks for the whole day." - Oscar Ross 07/08/21
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