Camphor

Camphor

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  
  • 10ml / 1/3fl oz