Botanical Name: Juniperus virginiana
Country of Origin: USA
Extraction Method: Certified Organic Steam Distilled
Distillation Date: Feb 2016
Shelf Life: 6-8 years
Plant Part: Wood
Perfume Note: Base
Aroma: Sweet, woody, balsamic
Blends well with: Bay, Bergamot, Cardamom, Cassia, Citronella Java, Clary Sage, Cypress, Eucalyptus, Fir Needle Siberian, Frankincense, Geranium, Grapefruit Pink, Jasmine grand, Lavender, Marjoram, Orange Sweet, Rosemary, Sandalwood, Siam Wood (Pemou), Ylang Ylang III, Ylang Ylang Complete, Ylang Ylang Extra
Cedarwood or Eastern Red Cedarwood is technically a type of Juniper from the genus Juniperus. For true cedars from the genus Cedrus see our Cedarwood Atlantic (Atlas)
and Cedarwood Himalayan
Cedarwood essential oil is soothing and harmonizing. It is one of the oldest aromatics known, used by Egyptians and valued with a very long history. Cedarwood essential oil is used in the treatment of oily or itchy skin, acne & scalp problems. It is also helpful for cystitis and other urinary problems. Blend Cedarwood essential oil with citronella for a powerful insect repellent.
Aromatherapy use: acne, antiseptic, arthritis, astringent, bronchitis, coughs, cystitis, dandruff, dermatitis, diuretic, fungicide, insect repellant, stress
General use: Oil diffusers, potpourri, as a blending ingredient for adding pure essential oil essence to massage oil, perfume, bath oil, bath salt, bath and shower gels, spa treatment oils and creams, soap making, candle making
Contraindications: It can cause irritation and sensitization in some individuals. Avoid during pregnancy. Do not use if pregnant or breast feeding.