Sweet Fennel Essential Oil


Fennel essential oil comes from the seeds of Foeniculum vulgare Mill. subsp. vulgare var. dulce plant. Used since ancient times, this oil has been known to be stimulating to the cardiovascular and resporatory systems.

If used in aromatherapy, this oil can have a cooling and toning effect which can make it ideal for mature complexions. Historically, inhaling this oil was also said to increase courage and strength.

Not to be taken if pregnant, or suffer from endometriosis, prostatic hyperplasia, or oestrogen-dependent cancers.

Some good combinations with Sweet Fennel are black pepper, cardamon, cedarwood virginian, geranium, grapefruit, jasmine, juniper berry, lavender, lemon, palmarosa, pine, rose, rosemary and sandalwood.

  • Extraction Method: Steam Distillation
  • Extraction Part: Seed

Aromatherapy Benefits

Skin - A toning effect may be useful for mature complexions.

Stimulating - Courage and strength are said to be gained from this oil.


Where Do Our Oils Come From?

Our oils are made from the same plants and herbs available at our sister company Tea Life. With a strong focus on quality, service and a large range of products, we have grown from humble beginnings to become one of Australias leading herbal tea and essential oil providers.


We offer flat rate shipping for $8.95 and free shipping for all orders over $100.
We use Sendle (Fastway and Couriers Please) and Australia Post. If you have a preference for either one, please let us know in the notes on checkout.

We're located in Sydney, so please allow some time for delivery based on your location. $8.95 shipping is via Australia post if you use PO BOX on checkout, or Sendle Courier for most orders - and takes on average 3 days to Melbourne, QLD.

  • NSW can be next day delivery or the day after on average.
  • To NT, WA and rural areas, please allow a week for delivery!
  • Refunds can't be provided based on shipping times as our dispatch time is very fast, with transit times being out of our control. If you have a function or event and your order is urgent, please let us know!

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I use Essential Oils during pregnancy?
Even if there is no mention of this oil not being safe to be used during pregnancy, it is always a good idea to check with your doctor first. In general we would recommend against the use of oils during the first trimster.

Is this suitable for children?
Essential oils are not recommended for children under 3 months. Even after three months only a small amount is advisable.

Is this suitable to use around pets?
It's best to use essential oil around pets with caution. If in doubt, please contact your local vet.