BOTANICAL NAME: Cinnamomum zeylanicum
PLANT PART: Bark
EXTRACTION METHOD: Steam distilled
DESCRIPTION: A clear, yellow to brownish liquid.
AROMATIC SUMMARY: A middle note of strong aroma, it has a warm, spicy scent characteristic of cinnamon
BLENDSWITH:.Clove Bud. Frankincense, Orange Sweet, Ylang Ylang, Nutmeg
BENEFITS AND USES: decreases inflammation powerful antibacterial, antiviral, anticoagulant, increases blood circulation,stimulates libido antiviral, antifungal, , viral infections, digestive aid, constipation, exhaustion, lice, rheumatism and stress Dilute with a carrier oil and create a warming massage for cold, achy joints during winter time.
FACTS OF INTEREST:. Cinnamomum zeylanicum originates in Sri Lanka. It is a tropical evergreen tree of the laurel family growing up to 15 m (45 feet) in the wild. The tree has a very thin smooth bark, with a light yellowish brown color and a highly fragrant odor. Its pleasant scent makes it, in small amounts, a spicy addition to creams, lotions and soaps.
CAUTIONS: Cinnamon can be a nasal membrane irritant if inhaled directly from the bottle or diffuser. Be especially careful if you suffer from skin sensitivities.This oil should not be used by those who are pregnant or under the care of a physician. Dilute well before use; for external use only. Keep out of reach of children. Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears, and sensitive areas.