Cinnamon Leaf Essential Oil is known to have strong antiseptic properties, and has a fresh, spicy fragrance.
Botanical Name: Cinnamomum zeylanicum
Aroma: Spicy, warm,
Perfume Note: Middle
Method of Extraction: Steam distilled
Source: Leaves and stems
Blends Well With: Caraway, Clove, Myrtle, Nutmeg, Olibanum and citrus oils
Description and Uses:
Cinnamon Leaf essential oil is warm and stimulating, making it a favorite to diffuse during the fall and winter seasons. A strong antiseptic, Cinnamon Leaf oil has a cleansing effect, as well as a lovely fragrance.
Cinnamon Leaf has many useful applications. One of our favorite blends using Cinnamon essential oil is our Healthy Mouth Blend, a recipe for which can be found here on our blog.
Avoid cinnamon essential oil during pregnancy. Not recommended for sensitive skin as cinnamon oil can cause skin irritation; moderate dermal toxicity. Avoid using in baths.