Name: Cedarwood (Himalayan)
Botanical Name: Cedrus deodora
Main Constituents: ß-Himachalene: 34-46%, a-Himachalene: 10-20%
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Part of Plant: Wood
Description & Colour: A yellow to brownish liquid, thin consistency
Aromatic Summary: A slightly sweet, smoky, woodsy, middle-note aroma.
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: Oily or acneic skins respond well to their antiseptic actions and as a nervous system sedative, it helps with eczema and stress related conditions. Antiseptic (urinary, pulmonary), antiputrescent, antiseborrheic, aphrodisiac, astringent, emollient, expectorant, fungicidal, insecticidal, mucolytic, lipolytic, sedative, tonic-lymphatic.
Blends well with: Rosewood, Bergamot, Cypress, Cassia, Jasmine, Juniper, Neroli, Labdanum, Clary Sage, Vetiver, Rosemary, Ylang-ylang.
Himalayan Cedarwood is part of the Evergreen tree family. The trees grow up to 50 meters, on the slopes of the Himalayas in northern India, Pakistan and Afghanistan.
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