Cedarwood Organic Essential Oil - 15 ml
Botanical Name: Cedrus atlantica
The ancient Egyptians prized this oil, mostly for embalming purposes, but also for cosmetics and perfumery. Today, closet liners and accessories are frequently crafted from Cedar.
Some of the most common benefits of Cedarwood essential oil include:
- improves focus and wisdom
- promotes hair growth
- has anti-inflammatory agents
- help with toothaches
- strengthens gums
- reduces skin irritations
- relives spasms
- aids with fungal infections
- repels bugs
- alleviate acne
- reduces cough
- stimulates metabolism
- regulates menstruation
- tightens muscles
- cleans out toxins
Method of Processing: Steam Distilled
Country of Origin: Morocco
Main Constituents: b-Himachalene, g-Himachalene
Part of the Plant: Wood
Aromatic Summary / Note / Strength of Aroma: A middle note of strong aroma, Cedarwood Atlas Oil has a woody, sweet, scent that is sharper than Virginian Cedarwood, and slightly reminiscent of mothballs.
Cautions: Dilute before use; for external use only. May cause skin irritation in some individuals; a skin test is recommended prior to use. Contact with eyes should be avoided. This product should not be used by anyone who has broken, irritated or sensitive skin. Do not use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, or under the care of a medical practitioner unless advised by your doctor.
For occasional use only up to one time per day. Use in aromatherapy or dilute:
1% = 1 drop per teaspoon of carrier oil (5 ml) or 5-6 drops per ounce.
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