Cedarwood Essential Oil (Himalayan)
Cedarwood's uses can be traced as far as biblical times, as it was used for construction materials in temples, homes, boats, torches and other domestic tools. Cedarwood is now more commonly used for its skin and respiratory benefits. It is also found to be helpful for those who are emotionally tense.
- Helps with oily skin
- Supports emotional balance
- Provides respiratory support
- Botanical Name: Cedrus deodora
- Origin: India
- Extraction Method: Steam Distillation
- Plant Part: Wood
- Plant Description: The cedarwood (Himalayan) tree is native to the Himalayas and a member of the pinaceae family. It's a large and tall evergreen tree, growing up to 50-60 m. tall and 3 m. in trunk diameter. Its wood is not as good as that of the Atlas Cedarwood but both Atlas and Himalayan Cedarwood Essential Oils are very grounding
- Aroma: Warm, woody, rich, balsamic; found to be slightly sweeter than the Cedarwood Atlas
- Note: Middle
- Consistency: Thin to viscous
- Color: Clear - Pale Yellow
- Blends Well With: Rosewood, Bergamot, Cypress, Cassia, Jasmine, Juniper, Neroli, Labdanum, Frankincense, Clary Sage, Vetiver, Rosemary, Ylang-ylang
- Main Constituents: α-cedrene, cedrol, thujosene
- Kid Safe: Yes, 2+
- Pregnancy Safe: Yes
- Breastfeeding Safe: Yes
- More Safety Info: Generally safe. Follow dilution instructions
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
- 6 drops Cedarwood (Himalayan) Essential Oil
- 1 ounce of Witch Hazel.
Blend and apply to face using cotton pads.
Soothing Skin Oil:
- 2 drops Cedarwood (Himalayan) Essential Oil
- 4 drops Geranium Essential Oil
- 6 drops Frankincense Essential Oil
- 6 drops Lavender Essential Oil
- 2 oz Argan or Grapeseed Oil
- 2 ounce container
Add the four essential oils to container. Fill with Argan or Grapeseed oil. Apply after shower or bath.