Cedarwood Essential Oil Profile
Botanical: Cedrus atlantica | Origin: USA | Method: Steam Distilled
A colorless or pale yellow liquid with a sweet, balsamic, ‘pencil-wood’ scent. It blends well with patchouli, spruce, vetiver, pine and leather-type scents.
These are naturally occurring in the essential oil.
Antiseptic, antispasmodic, astringent, diuretic, expectorant, neurological, sedative (nervous), stimulant (circulatory).
Externally the oil is relatively non-toxic; it can cause acute local irritation and possible sensitization in some. Use in dilution only with care, in moderation. Avoid during pregnancy.
Primary Therapy Agent:
Nervous tension, stress-related conditions.
Secondary Therapy Agent:
Acne, baldness and hair care, dandruff, dermatitis, eczema, arthritis, rheumatism, catarrh, cystitis, leucorrhea.
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