Often referred to as Bois-de-rose oil, Rosewood, is one of the most flexible oils in aromatherapy to work with. It blends well with a multitude of other oils, including florals, citrus, woodsy and spice oils.
It is often used in skin care formulas and is said to enhance state of mind.Uses of Rosewood Essential Oil
MadagascarHistory and Background
Rosewood is distilled from the woody matter of the Brazilian evergreen trees (Rosewood Trees), that are now considered endangered. However, legislation requires companies to replace and replant the evergreen tress when one is cut down for commercial use.Physical Description
This colorless oil has a watery consistency.Aromatic Description
Its aroma is slightly spicy, camphoraceous, woody and herbaceous.Biological Makeup and Components
High terpene alcohol and cineole (+55%), sabinene (+10%), a-pinene, b-pinene, p-carophyllene, terpenyl acetate, b-carophylleneExtraction Technique
Steam distillation from leaves.Information for Aromatherapists
This oil is a middle note and blends well with Bay, Benzoin, Bergamot, Black Pepper, Cardamom, Cedarwood, Clary Sage, Cypress, Eucalyptus (all), Geranium, Frankencense, Ginger, Grapefruit, Lavender, Mandarin, Marjoram, Lemon, Palmarosa, Pine, Rosemary, Sandalwood, Tea Tree, Thyme linalol and Thyme red.
Our Rosewood essential oil is 100% pure and natural. It is free of any chemicals, pesticides, synthetic perfumes, fillers or carrier oils.Cautions
All of our essential oils are 100% natural and free of any chemicals, pesticides and synthetic perfumes.
These products are NOT intended to diagnose, cure or prevent any disease. This information is NOT a substitute for professional medical treatment or consultation. Prior to using essential oils, Source Vitál always recommends consulting your medical professional if you are pregnant, epileptic, have cancer, have liver issues, or any other serious illness. Do NOT ingest essential oils internally or apply undiluted oils onto the skin without consultation from an experienced and trained aromatherapist or aromatherapy practitioner. Always consult an aromatherapist before using essential oils for babies and children.
Keep all oils tightly closed and cool. Always keep out of reach of children.
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