Botanical Name: Cedrus atlantica
Cedarwood, or Cedrus atlantica, is an essential oil that is extracted from the wood of the cedar tree. It is known for its many health benefits, particularly for its ability to promote relaxation and improve skin health.
- Relaxation: Cedarwood can help to reduce stress and promote relaxation. It is particularly useful for reducing anxiety and improving sleep quality.
- Skin Health: Cedarwood has antiseptic and anti-inflammatory properties that can help to improve skin health. It can help to reduce redness, swelling, and irritation caused by conditions such as acne, eczema, and psoriasis.
- Respiratory Health: Cedarwood can help to improve respiratory function by reducing inflammation and clearing congestion. It is particularly useful for treating coughs, colds, and other respiratory infections.
- Pain Relief: Cedarwood can help to relieve pain associated with sore muscles, arthritis, and other inflammatory conditions. It is also effective for reducing pain and discomfort associated with headaches and migraines.
- Insect Repellent: Cedarwood is a natural insect repellent that can help to keep mosquitoes, flies, and other insects at bay. It can be used in candles, sprays, and diffusers.
How to Use:
- Aromatic: Diffuse 2-3 drops in a diffuser of your choice. Benefit yourself with the powerful Aroma.
- Vaporize: Add a 3-5 of the essential oil to a bowl of hot water. Cover your head with a towel and breathe in the steam for five to 15 minutes.
- As a topical: Dilute 2- 3 drops with carrier oil like coconut, once mixed, apply it directly on the skin using your palms or fingers. Mix a couple of drops of this oil with a carrier oil and massage gently onto the chest to promote respiratory health.
- Possible skin sensitivity. Dilute with Coconut Oil to minimize skin sensitivity. Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears, and sensitive areas.
- Keep out of reach of children.
- If you are pregnant, nursing, or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician.
- 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.