Benzoin Essential Oil (Absolute)

Regular price $16.90

Benzoin essential oil is solvent extracted here at Gritman. We use alcohol and non toxic solvents. Benzoin is used as a fixative in perfumery and has a sweet vanilla aroma. It has a great calming and uplifting effect on the mind and helps to comfort the sad and lonely, while boosting circulation and easing respiratory disorders. Benzoin is not water soluble and cannot be used in the bath or with products made with water. Benzoin oil can be used in massage oils to assist with general aches and pains, arthritis and rheumatism, circulation, stiff muscles, as well as chronic bronchitis and coughing.
Common Name: Benzoin Absolute, Gum Benzoin, Gum Benjamin, Siam Benzoin
Family Name: Stryaceae
Scientific Name: Styrax tonkinensis
Country of Production: Thailand, Sumatra, Java, Malaysia, China
Indigenous Country: Thailand, Sumatra, Java, Malaysia, China
Country of Production: Thailand, Sumatra, Java, Malaysia, China
Chemical Constituents: Class: Ester. Primarily benzoic acid (up to 70%), coniferyl benzoate, vanillin.
Plant Description: A large tropical tree growing to 115 feet with pale green, citrus-like leaves, whitish underneath, bearing fragrant white flowers that produce hard-shelled, somewhat flat fruit. The gum is grayish to yellow with red streaks. It is the red streaks that are
Processing Methods: Solvent extracted
Yin Yang: Yin
Color Range: Orange brown.
Applications: NEVER USE IN WATER (see Gen. Info. Above), inhalation, oil facial mask, perfume, pillows, potpourri.
Emotional: Feeling sad, full of grief and sorrow, fatigued TO happy, at peace, contented.
Mental: I can handle life's changes. I can breath fully into whatever life brings me.
Spiritual: Can indicate that you are holding sorrow and grief in your lungs. You have experienced loss, and you have not thoroughly released your grief. Breath symbolizes spirit. Breathing in and out symbolizes the very basic nature of life. It is the living Tao or

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