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[2] De er forskjellige «kjemotyper», dvs. at det er samme plante, men med ulike kjemiske sammensetninger. Andre rosmarin-varianter er kamfer, borneol, limonen.

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[5] Tisserand, R. The Art of Aromatherapy, s. 280. (1977)

[6] Rosmarinsyre finnes i flere planter, spesielt de som tilhører leppeblomstfamilien, som f.eks. basilikum, sitronmelisse, merian, salvie, timian og peppermynte.

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[16] Alopecia areata er en såkalt autoimmun sykdom. Det vil si at kroppen danner antistoffer som reagerer mot strukturer i egen kropp. Ved denne sykdommen skjer reaksjonen utelukkende i huden. Det skapes en betennelse i dype lag av huden som fører til at hårene mister festet. Kilde: NHI

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