Cedarwood Virginia Essential oil is prominent and fragrant variety of cedarwood autochthonous to the Northeast. Cedarwood has 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. Virginia cedarwood essential oil has a soft and woody scent similar to Texas cedarwood. Virginia 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. It’s scent promotes tranquility and combats negative thoughts and is also considered an effective insect repellent.
*Pregnant women should be instructed to avoid contact with cedarwood essential oil. Cedarwood oil is not for internal use.
Topical: Dilute 1 drop of Essential Oil to 4 drops of a carrier oil (Almond Oil, Jojoba Oil, Hemp seed Oil etc.) and apply to desired area(s) as needed. Test on a small area of skin before using.
Diffusing: An essential oil diffuser provides aromatherapy benefits as well as a great way to freshen up your home without overpowering the senses. Add 5-10 drops of essential oil per 100ml of water or add as desired.
- Botanical Name: Juniperus virginiana
- Origin: USA
- Method: Steam Distilled
- Plant Part: Wood: Extracted from the chips and sawdust of the cedar tree by distillation
- Aroma: Warm, Balsamic, Woody
- Insect Deterrent
Consult your doctor or licensed aromatherapist before using this product (Especially if being used during pregnancy). Do not use undiluted on the skin. Discontinue use if skin sensitivity occurs.
Caution: Keep out of the reach of children. Not for internal use.
Storage: Keep in a cool, dark place
Shelf Life: 2 Years