Estimated shelf life of some well-known Essential Oils

Basically, shelf life of of each essential oil is influenced by the chemical compositions contained therein be it monoterpenes, phenols, ketones, monoterpenols, sesquiterpenes or sesquiterpenols, and the way they are being kept.

We sum it up by providing information of shef life of some popular essential oils that vary on their own terms. Let’ have a look !

Essential Oil Year(s)
Basil 3
Bergamot 3
Cedarwood 6
Chamomile, German 4
Clary Sage 4
Fennel 3
Frankincense 2
Geranium 4
Ginger 6
Lavender 4
Lemon 1
Lime 2
Neroli 3
Orange 1
Patchouli 10
Peppermint 4
Rose 6
Rosemary 3
Sandalwood 6
Spearmint 4
Tea Tree 2
Vetiver 6
Wintergreen 6
Ylang Ylang 4
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