Benzoin (wild crafted)
Styrax benzoin in Ricinus communis
Origin: Sumatra, Indonesia
Part Used: Resin
Extraction Method: Pure Benzoin is a solid resin at room temperature, our Benzoin is gently heated and combined with Castor Seed Oil (Ricinus communis) to render it more mobile. The dilution is 80% Castor to 20% Benzoin.
Aromatic Notes: Sweet, slightly musky, vanilla-like
Uses and Insights: Used frequently in perfumery. Also known as an Anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, astringent and circulatory stimulant.
Aromatic suggestions for essential oil use:
For use in an aromatherapy diffuser, please add the appropriate drops as suggested in the user manual.
Tap one drop onto the palm of your hand, rub your palms together, cup over nose and inhale deeply.
Add a few drops to a tissue and place in your pillowcase for an aromatic night’s sleep.
Add a few drops to a tissue and tuck into the vent of your car. Turn on the heat or AC and diffuse pure aromatherapy into your driving experience.
Add a few drops to unscented lotion, body or bath oil to bring aromatherapy to your personal care routine.
Safety: For external use only. Keep out of reach of children. Avoid contact with eyes and mouth. May irritate sensitive skin. Dilute before using. Store away from heat and light. If you are pregnant, nursing, taking medication, or have a medical condition, consult a health professional prior to use.