Cedrus atlantica, wood, distilled, certified organic, Morocco.
Cedarwood Atlas supports a relaxed state of mind and body. It can be used to encourage equilibrium and promote an harmonic atmosphere. It is also an excellent ingredient for skin and hair care, and may be particularly useful for adolescent skin. The rich, woody, spicy aroma is wonderfully sensual and restorative. Blends well with: Juniper Berry, Palmarosa, Sandalwood & Orange Sweet
- Relaxation of Body & Mind
To assist deep relaxation, to counter the stressed mind and promote restful sleep, add 5-10 drops of Cedarwood to your bath or diffuser.
- Skin Care
Add 3-4 drops to 50g of daily moisturiser to help counter excess oil or acne with astringent and antiseptic properties. This oil is particularly suitable for men and boys who prefer a spicy rather than floral fragrance.
- Hair Tonic
Add 5 drops to shampoo or conditioner to promote lustre and growth. A great recipe for greasy hair during adolescence.
- Foot Care
Add 5-8 drops of Cedarwood to a footbath once a week, or to a foot moisturiser, to encourage healthy feet and protect against fungal infection.
Traditional & Historical Information
Cedarwood oil was used by the ancient Egyptians as a perfume, in cosmetics and in the preservation of mummies. It has reported antiseptic properties and has a history in the Far East for treating infections. In Tibet it is found in traditional medicines but also in temples as incense. In Aromatherapy Cedarwood essential oil is used to assist relaxation of body and mind, and to support mental clarity. The same process has therapeutic application for anxiety and nervous tension. It is promoted as a tonic restorative for healthy vitality and natural energy, and has been indicated for numerous physical conditions such as eczema, dry skin, dandruff, fluid retention, cellulite, arthritis, rheumatism, cystitis and asthma.
Not suitable for use during pregnancy Not recommended for children under 8 years of age. If ingested, drink milk. Avoid eyes, flush with water. Keep out of reach of children.
Therapeutic plant oils are used to support natural body process for optimum health and wellbeing. The information here is NOT meant as recommendation for cure of any medical condition or disease.