Ravintsara is the Essential Oil you should turn to for prevention of viral & bacterial infections.  ‘Tis the season for this EO!  It is antimicrobial, it boosts the immune system, stimulates the lymph system, and reduces muscle fatigue and general malaise. Ravintsara helps treat lung and throat infections, sinus inflammation, bronchitis and viral infections.

Ravintsara oil is known for its sinus clearing properties, which makes it a great choice for any upper respiratory treatments.


To clear your sinuses use a nebulizing diffuser or inhale from steaming bowl of water several times a day.

Apply directly on the bottoms of the feet, as the skin of the soles of the feet is less sensitive.

Diluted into a carrier oil (like apricot kernel) and then applying topically to the chest as a chest rub.

The fragrance of Ravintsara is bright and penetrating. Similar to Eucalyptus. Ravintsara oil can be described as clean, fresh and uplifting.

Uses and Benefits of Ravintsara (documented)
Infections (throat and lung)
Viral Infections
Rhino Pharyngitis
Muscle Fatigue

Ravintsara oil doesn’t have any known contraindications.