Pure Cedarwood, Atlas Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Cedrus atlantica
Aroma: Soft, woody, warm
Method of Extraction: Steam Distilled
Source: Sawdust and wood chips
Blends Well With: Bay, bergamot, cardamom, eucalyptus, juniper, frankincense, lavender, sandalwood
Description and Uses: Cedarwood essential oil is widely used in aromatherapy and has a warm, enticing, woodsy aroma.
Emotionally, Cedarwood is a very grounding essential oil, especially good for those times when you're feeling scattered or under a lot of stress. Diffuse it when you are having trouble concentrating, feel out of sorts or have become exhausted from accumulated stresses.
Cautions: Not recommended during pregnancy.
Cedarwood Atlas Steam Inhalation Recipe:
from "Aromatherapy: A Lifetime Guide to Healing with Essential Oils" by Valerie Gennari Cooksley
2 cups hot water
1 drop Cedarwood Atlas essential oil
1 drop Eucalyptus essential oil
1 drop Hyssop essential oil
Add essential oils to a bowl of hot water. Cover your head with a towel and breathe slowly in and out, keeping eyes closed. Repeat for a few breaths. Repeat several times a day. (From "Aromatherapy: A Lifetime Guide to Healing with Essential Oils" by Valerie Gennari Cooksley).
Disclaimer: The information provided here is for educational purposes only, and not intended to treat, prescribe, cure, or diagnose any disease or condition. This information is not intended as a substitute for consulting with your physician or other health care provider. Dreaming Earth Botanicals is not responsible for any adverse effects or consequences resulting from the use of any of the suggestions, preparations, or procedures discussed. All matters pertaining to your physical health should be supervised by a health care professional. Keep all aromatherapy products out of reach of children.