Camphor Essential Oil

RM25.90RM95.00

OVERVIEW
Lumps of camphor wood have been worn around the neck to offer protection.

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ORIGIN
China

SCIENTIFIC NAME
Cinnamomum camphora

PARTS USED
Wood

EXTRACTION METHOD
Steam distillation

NOTE CLASSIFICATION
Middle

AROMA
Sharp, camphoraceous, woody undertone

BLENDS WELL WITH
Citrus oils, eucalyptus, lavender, rosemary, spice oils

HERBAL MISCELLANY
Camphor oil can be found on the market under three different colors or fractions. Brown and yellow camphor are considered to be more toxic because they contain a higher percentage of safrol, and should not be used for therapeutic uses.

PRECAUTIONS
Oil Specific: Avoid with homeopathics and while pregnant. May cause skin irritation. Avoid in cases of epilepsy.
General: As with all essential oils, never use them undiluted, in eyes or mucus membranes. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner. Keep away from children. If applying an essential oil to your skin always perform a small patch test to an insensitive part of the body (after you have properly diluted the oil in an appropriate carrier.

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This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.