Cedarwood essential oil, certified organic

NZ $6.50

02067

Certified Organic Therapeutic Grade, Therapeutic Grade: C

Description

Cedarwood essential oil Himalayan, certified organic

INCI

Cedrus deodara

Certification

Certified organic, BioGro

Appearance

Pale yellow to green liquid

Odour

Dry and woody, slightly camphoraceous, smoky and balsamic, with a very subtle hint of spice

Plant part used

Wood

Extraction method

Steam distillation

Purity

100% - Therapeutic grade

Origin

India

Solubility

Oil and alcohol

Usage rate

Skincare : 0.1 - 1%
Soapmaking: 1 - 3 %

Note

Base

Blends well with

Citrus oils, giving them a base note that very nicely complements them; Rosemary, Chamomile, Eucalyptus

Skincare benefits

Said to have antiseptic, antifungal and astringent properties

Mind & body benefits

Said to be good for insect repellent

Vegan

Yes

Palm oil

No

Animal tested

No


Description: Cedarwood Himalayan is a tall, evergreen tree standing up to 50m high. It grows extensively on the slopes of the Himalayas in northern India, Pakistan and Afghanistan.

History: Also called Tibetan cedarwood. The ancient Egyptians used this oil to embalm, for cosmetics and perfumery.

Cautions: Avoid during pregnancy.

Safety data: Avoid during pregnancy; skin irritant (dilute before using externally); may trigger epileptic seizures in susceptible individuals.

Important note: The information provided is for educational purposes only.
It is not considered complete and is not guaranteed to be accurate.

General safety information: Do not take any oils internally.
Do not apply undiluted essential oils, absolutes, CO2s or other concentrated essences onto the skin.
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%).

All our products are for external use only.

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