Cedarwood Cedrus atlantica Essential Oil Information

Cedrus atlantica

Cedarwood Essential Oil


Botanical Name

Alternative Names

Source Location

Plant part used


Cedrus atlantica

Atlas Cedar

Morocco

Wood








Extraction Method

Color

Consistency

Aroma Strength


Steam distillation

Light yellow gold

Medium w/oily feel

Strong








Fragrance

Woody and sweet undertones












Benefits

Treats acne, arthritis, bronchitis, coughing, cystitis, dandruff, dermatitis, stress.  Stimulates the pineal gland and limbic system; benefits circulatory and respiratory systems.















Blends Well With

Bergamot, Chamomile, Clary Sage, Cypress, Jasmine, Lavender, Neroli, Rosemary, Sandalwood, Ylang Ylang














Constituents

Atlantone, caryophyllene, cedrol, cadinene













Properties

Terpenic hydrocarbons, cedrol, sequiterpenes














Safety

Avoid Atlas Cedarwood Oil during pregnancy. Can be a skin irritant.




 

 







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