Name: Birch Sweet (Natural Blend)
Main Constituents: Methyl salicylate: > 96.0%
Extraction Method: Steam Distillation
Part of Plant: Bark
Description & Colour: Colourless to pale yellow liquid, thin consistency
Aromatic Summary: Similar to Wintergreen, Birch Sweet has a sharp, sweet and camphoraceous scent (smells similarly like root beer)
Storage: Transfer out of any metal and shipping containers (used for safe shipping), keep in dark glass container
Safety Notes: For external use only; dilute before use. May cause skin irritations, a skin test is recommended prior to use, avoid contact with eyes
Usage: Anti-inflammatory, antipyretic, antirheumatic, antiseptic, astringent, diuretic, and tonic. Offers a strong top note in perfumery, muscle, and joint pain relief
Blends well with: Sweeter citruses, herbs and woody oils, and spice oils
Native to southern Canada and the southeastern USA; the Birch tree now grows in Russia and parts of eastern Europe. With its green leaves and dark reddish-brown aromatic bark, it can be used for many purposes, including being broken into plates or patches.
This information is for education purposes only and in no way is meant to serve as medical or professional advice. We are not responsible for any products made using these oils or the outcome of any application thereof. As always we recommend testing all products.