Botanical Name: Cinnamomum camphora
Method of Extraction: Steam Distilled
Characteristics: Camphor, Cinnamomum camphora –Is distilled from leaves of the trees bearing that name. This produces a mostly clear, mobile liquid characterized by a penetrating medicinal scent. The oil is commonly blended with other oils like, rosemary, eucalyptus, conifers and sage. For aroma therapy purposes it is used for muscle massage, bronchitis, cough, cold, fever and flu. Other reported uses include insect repellant, acne treatment and skin balancing for oily skin.
It is safe to use in rinse off products like soap or sanitizers. It is safe to diffuse at full strength; however, topically it should not be used without a carrier. It should not be used internally. It is best for pregnancy-minded women to avoid camphor oil.
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1 oz, 4 oz, 1 lb, 1 kg