100% pure therapeutic grade
Botanical name: Ravensara aromatica
Plant part: leaves
Method of extraction: steam distillation
Description: The ravensare tree is 20 metres high with several buttress roots at the base. It has a reddish bark that is very aromatic, and small green elliptical leaves.
Colour: colourless to pale yellow
Uses: Ravensara may assist with respiratory problems, colds and flu, canker and cold sores, cuts, wounds, burns, antibiotic, and muscle fatigue. It is also viewed as an excellent treatment for athlete's foot.
Blends well with: clove, eucalyptus, lavender and rosemary.
Aromatic scent: Ravensara has a medicinal scent, camphorous with fruity notes.
Important note: The information provided is for educational purposes only. It is not considered complete and is not guaranteed to be accurate.
Cautions: Very potent and not to be used on sensitive skin. Avoid use during pregnancy.
General safety information: Do not take any oils internally.
Do not apply undiluted essential oils, absolutes, CO2s or other concentrated essences onto the skin.
Essential oils should be avoided in pregnancy due to their possible skin sensitising effects.
If you are pregnant, epileptic, have liver damage, have cancer, or have any other medical problem, use oils only under the proper guidance of a qualified aromatherapy practitioner.
Use extreme caution when using oils with children and give children only the gentlest oils at extremely low doses.
It is safest to consult a qualified aromatherapy practitioner before using oils with children.
A skin patch test should be conducted prior to using an oil that you've never used before.
Everyday, super simple uses for essential oils
Essential oils are used to fragrance soap (2%-3%), balms (0.5%), skin creams and butters (0.5%).