BOTANICAL NAME: Picea mariana
PLANT PART: Needles and twigs
EXTRACTION METHOD: Steam distilled
DESCRIPTION: Colorless to pale yellow liquid thin consistency
AROMATIC SUMMARY: Top note with medium aroma, Spruce Black Essential Oil is one of Canada’s best kept secrets. It is sweeter, and softer than most evergreen oils with a balsamic, resinous odor with green woody notes. Overall, the scent is very clean, fresh and pleasant.
BLENDS WITH: Pine, Cedarwood, Galbanum, Benzoin, Lavender and Rosemary.
BENEFITS AND USES: Provides soothing relief to the skin, relaxing and calming,helps manage stress, promotes easy breathing
FACTS OF INTEREST: Black Spruce Essential Oil has a long history of use in saunas, steam baths, and as an additive to baths and massage products in spas because it energizes the senses through its fresh and pleasant aroma Historically used by Native Americans to promote skin health and as part of their spiritual healing and cleansing practices, Black Spruce is a powerful wood essential oil high in bornyl acetate, a chemical component that promotes relaxation and calmness.
Cautions: Dilute before use; for external use only Keep out of reach of children. Avoid use during pregnancy. Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears, and sensitive areas.