Botanical name: Myroxylon balsamum var. pereirae
Common Names: Black Balsam, Honduras Balsam, Peru Balsam
Country of Origin: El Salvador
Plant part: Resin
Extraction method: Steam
Aroma: Rich, balsamic, deep, vanilla-sweet aroma.
Base Note, Excellent Fixative
Colour & Texture: Golden yellow to brown colored slightly viscous liquid
Blends well with:
Common uses for essential oils
- Cosmetics (soaps, balms, creams, lotions etc.)
- Aromatherapy (perfumery, 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. Add a few drops to your diffuser.
Above information is for educational purposes only and is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
Keep away from children.