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Cedarwood, Cedrus Atlantica
|Botanical Source: wood
Physical and Psychological Effects: Good for stress reduction, anxiety and tension. Strengthening and comforting. When diffused into the air, this strengthening oil has a soothing quality that calms nervous tension and anxiety. It also helps alleviate upper respiratory and sinus problems. An effective insect repellent, it also helps treat stings and itchiness. Blend with ylang ylang, lavender and orange when feeling unsettled.
Blends Well With: bergamot, clarysage, eucalyptus, frankincense, ginger, juniper berry, lavender, neroli, palmarosa, patchouli, rose, rosemary and ylang ylang
Fragrance: Base note. Warm, sweet camphor like top note with a deep woody undertone. It becomes richer and softer as it evaporates. It blends well with woody or floral oils.
Cautions: Avoid if pregnant. It may irritate sensitive skin.