Cedarwood, Atlas

Cedrus atlantica is a very large, up to 130 feet tall, evergreen tree. The oil distilled from the wood has a sweet cedar aroma characterized as manly.

  • Latin Binomial; Cedrus atlantica
  • Country of Origin; Morrocco
  • Traditional Uses; Acne, dandruff, dermatitis, eczema, fungal infections, greasy skin, hair loss, skin eruptions, ulcers, arthritis, rheumatism, bronchitis, catarrh, congestion, coughs, cystitis, leucorrhoea, pruritis, nervous tension, stress
  • Method of Production; steam distillation of wood
  • Perfume Note; base
  • Safety; avoid during pregnancy - moderate need for dilution prior to application
  • 10ml / 1/3fl oz