Yummy, licorice like scent and flavour. It is an anti-inflammatory and mild stimulant. Use in facial steams to open pores and in cleansers, toners and soaps for its anti-inflammatory and skin stimulating benefits. Anise seeds are great in mouthwashes and tooth powders as well. A beneficial fragrance when creating perfumes or colognes. It can be infused in ticture oil, made into hydrosol, used as essential oil or added to water extracts.