Description: The lovely vanilla scent makes Benzoin a nice choice for blending in air fresheners and astringent/aftershaves. Scent Characteristics: Rich, sweet, vanilla-like.
Distillation Method: Prepared from the resin using solvents and alcohol, which are then removed.
Common Uses: Scent and Aromatherapy
Qualities & Properties: Antibacterial, Anti-inflammatory, Antioxidant, Antiseptic, Astringent, Carminative, Deodorant, Diuretic, Expectorant, Sedative, Vulnerary. Anti-depressant.
Benzoin Essential Oil has a warming, vanilla scent that is somewhat syrup-like in viscosity. It blends well with other resinous oils, such as frankincense and myrrh, and with sandalwood, cedarwood, vetiver, and patchouli, as well as with citrus essential oils. It has long been used in incense and as a preservative in cosmetics. It aids with dry skin and oily facial skin. It is relaxing, calming, and grounding. Its thicker viscosity makes it ideal for use with a candle diffuser. Perfect for the bath, massage oil blends, and creams.
Warning: Keep out of reach of children. Highly concentrated, dilute properly before use. Keep away from eyes & mucous membranes. Not for internal use.
Note: This item is considered flammable for shipping purposes and can only be shipped via UPS Ground and UPS Standard to Canada.
Warning: Skin irritant, dilute well.