Organic Atlas Cedarwood Essential Oil is steam distilled from Cedrus atlantica. As with all of our organic ingredients, it is certified organic by CCOF.
Aromatically, Organic Atlas Cedarwood Essential Oil is a base note. As with Virginian Cedarwood Essential Oil, our Organic Atlas Cedarwood Essential Oil possesses a beautifully deep, woody aroma, but some find that the Organic Atlas Cedarwood Essential Oil possesses a slightly sharper aroma than Virginian Cedarwood Essential Oil. It is a highly versatile essential oil that tends to be an aromatic favorite among men.
Emotionally, Organic Atlas Cedarwood Essential Oil is a very grounding oil. It is a good choice for inclusion within blends intended to support relaxation and a sense of calm.
Within skin care applications, Organic Atlas Cedarwood Essential Oil can be helpful in blends intended to help combat oily skin. It is also helpful in supporting a healthy respiratory system. Insects tend to dislike the aroma.
Atlas cedarwood is an endangered species. Our Organic Atlas Cedarwood Essential Oil is distilled using untreated organic sawdust that has been recovered from sawmills that produce fine furniture using trees that have died naturally.
Below is a summary of the primary constituents present within our Organic Atlas Cedarwood Essential Oil:
- B-himachalene: 42.74%
- a-himachalene: 16.97%
- y-himachalene: 9.83%
- delta-cadinene: 2.09%
*Typical Shelf Life begins on the date of manufacture and is defined as the typical shelf life of an ingredient when it is stored and handled properly. The Typical Shelf Life is offered as a general guideline. It should not be considered to be an expiration date. Many ingredients are usable beyond the stated date, especially when stored and handled very carefully.