Amyris Amyris balsamifera Essential Oil Information



Amyris Essential Oil


Botanical Name

Alternative Names

Source Location

Plant part used


Amyris balsamifera

 

 

Wood








Extraction Method

Color

Consistency

Aroma Strength


Steam distillation

Yellow

Thick

mild








Fragrance

Rich, warm woody; masculine, similar to sandalwood












Benefits

Calming, relaxing. Good for insomnia, stress and anxiety. Repels insects, including ticks and mosquitos.















Blends Well With

Cedarwood, Citronella, Cypress, Ginger, Jasmine, Lavender, Lemon, Orange, Rosemary, Rosewood, Sandalwood, Ylang Ylang














Constituents

Valerianol, beta-eudesmol, cadinene, cadinol elemol and caryphyllene













Properties

Antiseptic and sedative














Safety

Generally safe