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Saffron Essential Oil


Botanical Name Crocus sativus
Country of Origin Southwest Asia
Solubility In Alcohol and Fixed / Carrier Oils
Specific Gravity @ 25 °C, 0.910-0.915
Optical Rotation (20°C), -5° to +10°
Refrective Index (20?). 1.476 – 1.480
PlantPart crocus
Bland With It is only partially soluble in alcohol and fixed/carrier oils.
CAS No 42553-65-1
Flash Point 450 degrees
Extraction Method Steam Distilled
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What is Saffron Essential Oil?

Saffron oil is the essential oil extracted from the saffron spice. The oil contains excellent therapeutic characteristics, which makes it a sought-after essential oil for medicinal and a number of other applications.

Interesting Facts to Know About Saffron Essential Oil:

Saffron is among the world’s most expensive spices. A single pound of saffron spice (450 grams) may cost you somewhere between 1000 to 3000 USD.

This is because of the labor-intensive harvesting method of saffron, which results in a way higher cost of production. Besides, it is a rare type of spice loaded with surprising medicinal characteristics that are grown in northern regions of India, particularly in Kashmir state in India.

Saffron is harvested by hand from the Crocus sativus flower, commonly known as the “saffron crocus.” The term “saffron” applies to the flower’s thread-like structures or stigma.

How does it smell like?

Its aroma is woody, spicy and hay.

Is saffron oil good for skin?

Yes, this oil is good for skin as it nourishes the dry skin and makes your skin healthy. It has active antioxidants property which helps in reducing wrinkles, the sign of acne, blemishes, and the sign of anti-aging.


  • Do not use this oil in excessive quantity.
  • Perform a patch test before applying it to the body.
  • Pregnant ladies should stay away from this oil.
  • Keep it out of reach of children.
  • Do not apply it to the eyes.

Why you should buy from us?

We are one of the best wholesalers of oils from India. We at essential oils wholesaler manufacture pure and organic saffron essential oil at our manufacturing unit based in Kannauj, India. We offer 100% pure natural oil to our clients globally.

Additional information

Net Quantity

10000ML / 338.14Oz / 22.00lbs, 1000ML / 33.81Oz / 2.20lbs, 100ML / 3.38Oz / 0.22lbs, 5000ML / 169.07Oz / 11.00lbs, 500ML / 16.91Oz / 1.10lbs

Health Benefits

  1. A study shows that daily supplementation with 30 mg of saffron for 6 months may result in significantly improve retinal function in patients with AMD.
  2. Saffron may be helpful in reducing blood sugar levels. Some studies validate the use of saffron as a treatment against diabetes mellitus and its vascular complications.
  3. It may also Improve Mood and Treat Depressive Symptoms.
  4.  The antioxidant properties of this oil are effective in terms of fighting acne. 
  5. You can apply saffron essential oil on your skin after diluting in a carrier oil which can help you get a toned, healthy and glowing skin.
  6. It is also used in aromatherapy.
  7. Saffron oil can be helpful in preventing hair loss.


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