Star Anise Essential oil (IIIicium verum) Spicy, warm, licorice - like aroma. 100% Pure, Concentrated, Undiluted. Therapeutic Quality. Steam Distilled from Seeds. Anise Star essential oil is used in aromatherapy to promote peaceful sleep, mood uplifting. Star Anise oil (IIIicium verum) may also be helpful in aromatherapy, intended to help muscular aches and pains. DIRECTION :- • Do not apply directly to skin, always dilute with carrier oil. • Do not use citrus oils before exposure to UV light. • Diffuser - Essential Oils are placed in diffuser with water, due to heat, oil will diffuse/evaporate in the surrounding. • Dry evaporation - Several drops of Essential Oil are placed on a cotton ball or tissue and allowed to evaporate into the air.