Latin name: Juniperus Virginiana
Cedarwood is a refreshing and uplifting botanical, and has many uses. It has a history of use as a tonic for body, mind and spirit. Its astringent properties make this woody base tone aroma a popular ingredient for skin care.
CEDARWOOD BLENDS WELL WITH:
Sandalwood, Juniper berry, Cypress, Vetiver, Patchouli, Benzoin, Rose and Pine.
For treating cystitis use: Cedarwood, Juniper berry and tea tree.
Cedarwood essential oil Preparations:
Cedarwood essential oil.
Cedarwood essential oil Traditional recommended daily amount:
Use 6-8 drops of essential oil in a bath, 2-4 drops in an oil burner and 10 -18 drops per 30ml of carrier oil.
Contraindications of Cedarwood essential oil:
None Known. Can be an irritant to some people. Do not use in pregnancy.