Camphor oil is steam distilled from branches and wood of Cinnamomum camphora tree, native to Taiwan, China and Japan. Very strong and powerful oil and should be used with care. Not recommended during pregnancy.
Botanical name: Cinnamomum camphora
Country of Origin: China
Plant part: Wood
Extraction method: Steam
Aroma: Strong, penetrating, camphoraceous, pungent
Blends well with: Sweet Basil, Cajeput, Chamomile, Eucalyptus, Lavender, Melissa, and Rosemary
Common uses for essential oils
- Cosmetics (soaps, balms, creams, lotions etc.)
- Aromatherapy (diffuser, vaporiser, burner, potpourri etc.)
- Household (laundry, housecleaning and room refreshing)
Avoid using essential oils during pregnancy unless you are under the supervision of a qualified practitioner.
As with all essential oils, never use them undiluted on mucus membranes and if applying an essential oil to your skin always perform a patch test (1% ratio) for topical use
Essential oils are perfect for diffusing.
Above information is for educational purposes only and is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
Keep away from children.