Cedarwood - Essential Oil (Himalayan) - Cedrus deodora - India - New directions Aromatics, Canada
Botanical Name: Cedrus deodora
Plant Part: Wood
Processing Method: Steam Distilled
Description / Color / Consistency: A yellowish to brownish yellow thin liquid.
Aromatic Summary / Note / Strength of Aroma: A middle note of woody, slightly sweet/smoky aroma.
Product Abstract: Also called Tibetan Cedarwood, the Himalayan Cedar is a tall, evergreen tree that grows up to 50 meters or more in height. It grows extensively on the slopes of the Himalayas in northern India, Pakistan and Afghanistan. Aromatic cedar chests have always been used to store woolen articles.
Cautions: Dilute before use; for external use only. May cause skin irritation in some individuals; a skin test is recommended prior to use. Contact with eyes should be avoided.
Storage: It is recommended that oils packaged in metal containers (for safe shipping) be transferred into dark glass containers to maintain freshness and attain maximum shelf life.