Benzoin Essential Oil 10ml
Latin name: Styrax tonkinensis
Source: Styrax tonkinensis comes from the Filippines.
Extraction: Benzoin essential oil is solvent extracted.
Aroma: Benzoin essential oil has a rich, warm, slightly woody scent similar to Vanilla.
Fragrance note: Base.
Properties: It is a very thick golden liquid which is usually diluted in di-Propyl Glycol to make it easier to use. The aroma has an uplifting and soothing effect on the senses. It is often used for dry skin conditions.
Uses: Benzoin essential oil may be added to base emollients to moisturize dry skin and inhaled in a blend by steam bath to sooth respiratory complaints.
Blends well with: Bergamot, Coriander, Frankincense, Juniper, Lavender, Rose and Sandalwood.
Caution: Benzoin may possibly cause skin sensitivity and contact dermatitis.
CAUTION: For external use only. Keep away from eyes. Keep out of reach of children. Do not take internally. If you are pregnant or breast feeding, have heart disease, epilepsy, high blood pressure, diabetes, or have any medical condition that can be affected by absolutes, essential oils or fragrances, please seek the advice of a health professional before use. Keep away from plastic or polished surfaces. Always dilute to 5% or less before using on the skin.