Benefits of Rosemary
Rosemary study in medical
- One study, when 20 young adults were asked math questions in a small room diffused with rosemary oil their speed and accuracy increased in direct juxtaposition to the duration the oil was diffused.
- One research indicates that rosemary oil may fight patchy hair loss, or alopecia areata, which affects up to half the population below age 21 and about 20% of people above 40.
- In a two-week study, stroke survivors with shoulder pain who received a rosemary oil blend with acupressure for 20 minutes twice daily experienced a 30% reduction in pain. Those who received only acupressure had a 15% reduction in pain.
- One study, when people with rheumatoid arthritis were given 15-minutes knee massages they had a 50% decrease inflammatory knee pain in two weeks compared to a 12% decrease in those not given the oil.