Cedarwood Atlas Essential Oil 10 ml (1/6 oz.)
Botanical Name: Cedrus atlantica
Extraction Method: Steam distilled
Plant Part: Wood
Strength of Aroma: Strong
Aromatic Scent: Cedarwood Atlantica has a dry woody aroma, slightly smoky, balsamic, and very subtle with a hint of spice.
Blends well with: Bergamot, Clary Sage, Cyprus, Frankincense, Jasmine, Juniper Berry, Neroli, Pine, Rosemary, Vetiver, and Ylang Ylang.
Suggested Uses: Cedarwood Atlantica has been traditionally used in cedar chests and closets to deter moths. Many of us have a special mom or grandmother who passed down the cedar chest that she received as a wedding gift. Cedarwood Atlantica essential oil is clear to yellow in color with a strongly aromatic scent that is both dry and slightly sweet, woody and with hints of both balsamic and spicy. In blends, Cedarwood Atlantica is considered to be a middle/base note.
Cedarwood Atlantica can be used as part of an insect blend to deter biting bugs.
Cedarwood Atlantica can help support healthy respiratory function; diffuse equal amounts of cedarwood and pine oils together to make a soothing aroma which can help with respiratory problems associated with pollen. It can also be mixed with a carrier oil and rubbed on the upper chest to help ease congested breathing.
Also, to promote a healthy, flake-free scalp, add a few drops of Cedarwood Atlantica to your favorite shampoo. Men especially love Cedarwood Atlantica oil because of the crisp, masculine scent it gives to aftershave and other personal care products.
Cautions: Do not apply near face of infants or young children.
Please Note: The International Federation of Aromatherapists does not recommend that Essential Oils be taken internally unless under the supervision of a Medical Doctor who is also qualified in clinical Aromatherapy. All cautions listed for individual oils do not include those cautions from ingestion.