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CEDARWOOD ATLAS

£4.00

10ML

SOURCE: AN EVERGREN TREE NATIVE TO THE ATLAS MOUNTAINS OF NORTH AFRICA. THE OIL IS EXTRACTED FROM THE WOOD, STUMPS, SHAVINGS AND SAWDUST.

EXTRACTION METHOD: STEAM DISTILLATION.

CHARACTER: A YELLOW, DEEP AMBER OR ORANGE COLOURED OIL THAT IS VERY VISCOUS. THE OIL HAS A WOODY, SWEET AROMA WITH A RICH EARTHY BACKGROUND.

CAUTION: AVOID IF PREGNANT. USE DILUTED AND WITH CARE. MAY CAUSE SKIN IRRITATION.

100 in stock

Description

Cedrus atlantica

A soothing oil that is beneficial on oily skin and hair. Good for acne and other skin infections. Uplifting and relaxing after a busy day.  A very good insect repellent when blended with Citronella. Cedar wood has a long history of use dating back to the ancient Egyptians who used it in their embalming process. Very effective for treating respiratory infections and aches & pains (rheumatism & arthritis). A very good antiseptic.

PRINCIPAL ACTIONS: STIMULATING, ENERGISING, UPLIFTING, CALMING, EXPECTORANT AND ANTISEPTIC.

APPLICATIONS: BREATHING DURING COLDS (RESPIRATORY – BRONCHITIS & CATARRH, TREATING OF OILY SKIN, TENSION & STRESS, RHEUMATISM & ARTHRITIS.

USEBATH: 6 DROPS INTO A RUNNING BATH.

MASSAGE: 3 DROPS TO EVERY 5ml MEASURE OF CARRIER OIL.

BLENDS WELL WITH ROSEMARY, SANDALWOOD, ROSEWOOD, JUNIPER, CYPRESS, PATCHOULI, YLANG YLANG, PINE, BERGAMOT, JASMINE, CLARY SAGE, CITRONELLA, NEROLI AND EUCALYPTUS.

Additional information

Weight0.40 kg
Dimensions2.5 × 2.5 × 7 cm