Cedarwood Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Cedrus atlantica
Plant Part: Wood
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Color: Golden yellow to orange-brown liquid.
Strength of Aroma: Strong
Aromatic Scent: This oil has a woody, sweet, sharper note than Virginian Cedarwood, slight aroma reminiscent of artificial mothballs, balsamic. – Cedarwood Atlas Essential Oil Bulk
Cautions: Non-toxic, non-irritant. Avoid during pregnancy.
To diffuse essential oil, place three or four drops in the diffuser of your choice. Make sure you’re in a well-ventilated area and limit your aromatherapy sessions to 30 minutes. To use cedarwood essential oil topically, mix it well with a carrier oil of your choice. Test the mixture on a small, inconspicuous area of your skin before you apply it somewhere sensitive, like your face. If after 24 hours you see redness or irritation, don’t use the mixture. To avoid skin damage, make sure you wash off cedarwood oil before exposing your skin to sunlight.