Cedarwood Essential Oil is extracted from the Cedarwood tree which grows up to 100 meters and looks like a pyramid. This evergreen tree is considered to be very strong in structure as well as aroma. Originated in North Africa, the oil is quite high in demand across the globe. Cedarwood Essential Oil is extracted through steam distillation of its parent tree and comes in a pale yellow color.
The chemical composition of Cedarwood oil is terpinen-4-ol, a-cedrene, b-cedrene, thujopsene, other sesquiterpenes, cedrol, and widdrol.
The health benefits of cedarwood essential oil can be attributed to its properties as an antiseborrheic, antiseptic, antispasmodic, tonic, astringent, diuretic, emmenagogue, expectorant, insecticidal, sedative, and fungicidal substance.
Cedarwood oil blends with benzoin, bergamot, cinnamon, cypress, frankincense, jasmine, juniper, lavender, lemon, neroli, rose, and rosemary.
Popular Uses & Benefits
- Heal skin problems like acne and oily skin
- Used along with shampoo to heal scalp problems like dandruff
- Soothes mind and body
- Treat arthritis and rheumatism
- Reduce Stress
- Remedies Respiratory Anomalies
- Relieves Pain and Inflammation
- Promotes Hair Growth
- Augments Skin Health
- Diminishes Stress and Anxiety
CAS NUM: 8000-27-9
INCI Name: Juniperus ashei
Part of Plant Used: Seeds
Scent: has a fresh, woody and sweet aroma which is relaxing, restorative and refreshing.
Colour & Appearance: pale yellow color
Recommended Usage: 0.1- 1%, up to 3%
Applications: Making cosmetics products, Make Insect repellents, making various medicines, making beauty soaps, Making Perfumes.
Traditional Emotional Use: Creates a comforting and relaxing environment
Traditional Skin Use: Helps to keep skin looking healthy
Contraindications: Keep away from children, if pregnant or nursing, consult your doctor. Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears, and sensitive areas.
Country of Origin: India
Precaution: A definite oil to avoid in pregnancy (along with our general advice to avoid all oils in pregnancy – this is one should be especially avoided).
Packaging: Our essential oils are packaged in airtight Bottles and Cannister to avoid spillage.
Recommended Storage: Our essential oils should be stored in cool temperatures away from direct sunlight and moisture in an airtight container. This Oil has a shelf life of 2 or 3 Years when stored properly. For date of Production, kindly refer to Certificate of Analysis (CAO) attached.
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