Camphor, White Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Cinnamomum Camphora
Plant Part: Wood
Extraction Method: Steam distilled
Color: Colorless to pale yellow
Strength of Aroma: Strong
Blends well with: Basil, Cajeput, Chamomile, Roman, Lavender, Melissa Leaf, and Rosemary.
Aromatic Scent: Sharp, airy, minty, invigorating, clearing/opening.
Practical uses: White Camphor essential oil is used primarily for muscle cramps and muscle stiffness, and is often an addition to massage oils. Add a couple drops of White Camphor essential oil to a skin cream as a disinfectant and anti-inflammatory. The chemical constituents of White Camphor essential oil attribute it with anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, carminative, diuretic, insecticide, and laxative properties. White Camphor essential oil has been used in the treatment of nervous depression, acne, inflammation, arthritis, muscular aches and pains, sprains, rheumatism, bronchitis, coughs, colds, fever, flu and infectious diseases. White Camphor essential oil is a well-known repellent of moths and other insects, and is an ingredient in moth balls.
Description: The camphor tree can grow up to 35 meters (100 feet) and camphor is found in every part of the tree. White Camphor essential oil is extracted by steam from the chipped wood, root stumps and branches. It is then rectified under vacuum and filter-pressed. White camphor oil is the first distillation fraction.
Medical disclaimer: The information provided herein is for personal interest and informational purposes only. It is NOT intended to offer medical treatment for any condition. Essential oils are very concentrated and are not to be used undiluted on the skin or taken internally otherwise instructed by your Doctor. Keep out of reach of children.
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