About the Product
CEDARWOOD TEXAS ESSENTIAL OIL
Extraction: Steam distillation
Aroma: Warm, balsamic, woody
Odor strength: Low
Evaporation: Base Note
Sourced from: USA
Texas cedarwood essential oil is a prominent and fragrant variety of cedarwood autochthonous to the Southwest of America. Cedarwood has a long history of use throughout the world. The Egyptians would infuse the oil in the deceased in addition to using it for perfumes and incense. The Tibetans diffuse the oil throughout temples as it is considered centering and relaxing.
Texas cedarwood essential oil has a woodier and more mellow scent compared to its sister Himalayan variety. Immensely popular, this variety of cedarwood is absolutely wonderful.
Texas cedarwood is sought after not only for its aromatic qualities but also for the therapeutic benefits it harnesses. It is considered an astringent which helps to tighten the skin and improve skin complexion. It is also thought to stimulate the immune system and purify the air. Its scent promotes tranquility and combats negative thoughts. Cedarwood oil is also considered an effective insect repellent.
Texas cedarwood is an essential addition to cosmetic applications, personal care formulations, soaps, perfumery, insect repellents, and aromatherapy.
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Caution: do not put Cedarwood essential oil directly on your skin full-strength. It must be diluted in a carrier (either oil or soap) first.
For Skin and Hair Oil: Dilute 1% (5-6 drops) of essential oil per ounce of your favorite carrier oil.
In your Favorite Shampoo: Dilute 1 - 3% (5 - 10 drops) per ounce of shampoo. Lather and rinse as usual.
In a diffuser: Add 3-5 drops of Cedarwood essential oil for every 100 ml of water.
Cleaning Spray: Add 1 teaspoon of Cedarwood essential oil to 1 cup of water in a spray bottle. Spray the surface, let it sit for a few minutes, then wipe. Shake the bottle well before each use.
The above statements have not been evaluated by the FDA
This information is for educational purposes only, it is not intended to treat, cure, prevent or, diagnose any disease or condition. Nor is it intended to prescribe in any way. This information is for educational purposes only and may not be complete, nor may its data be accurate.
Safety precautions: All products are for external use only. Consult a professional reference for correct dilution ratios before application.
Avoid during pregnancy and lactation. Keep away from the eye area. Keep out of reach of children.
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