Cedarwood Atlas Essential Oil
Cedarwood Atlas Essential Oil Cedrus atlantica
The oil from Cedarwood was used in ancient Egypt for embalming. In the Far East it is used as incense.
Source: Cedrus atlantica is native to Lebanon and grown commercially in Morocco.
Extraction: Cedarwood Atlas essential oil is obtained by steam distillation of the wood of the coniferous tree.
Aroma: Cedarwood Atlas essential oil has a stimulating, refreshing and woody scent with a balsamic undertone.
Fragrance note: Base.
Properties: Cedarwood Atlas essential oil is used to promote clear skin and a healthy scalp due to its antiseptic and stimulating properties. It is a reviving tonic for every day stresses and strains.
Uses: Massage, baths, vaporization and can be added to a base emollient.
Blends well with: Bergamot, Clary sage, Frankincense, Jasmine, Juniper, Rosemary, Rosewood and Ylang Ylang.
Caution: Dilute Cedarwood Atlas essential oil to less than 5% before using on the skin. Avoid during pregnancy.
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