About: Cinnamomum camphora is a tree that grows up to 100 feet. The oil that comes from the wood is strong and epitomizes a 'camphoraceous' aroma.
- Latin Binomial; Cinnamomum camphora
- Country of Origin; China
- Traditional Uses; Acne, inflammation, oily conditions, spots, insect repellent, arthritis, muscular aches/pains, rheumatism, sprains, bronchitis, chills, coughs, colds, fever, flu, infectious disease
- Method of Production; steam distillation of wood
- Perfume Note; top
Safety; moderate to high need for dilution prior to topical application; this is the rectified, non-toxic, white camphor
How to Use:
Diffusing: Add 5-10 drops to your diffuser.
Topical Use, Bathing & Massage: Add 2-5 drops to 10ml of carrier oil and place in warm bath water or massage into skin.
Facial Steam: Add 2-5 drops to a bowl of steaming water and inhale deeply for 5-10 minutes. For best results, cover your head and the bowl with a towel to trap steam.