Benzoin

benzoin

Benzoin blends well with Black pepper, copaiba balsam, coriander, cypress, frankincense, ginger, jasmine, juniper, lemon, myrrh, rose, sandalwood

Contra-indication: Benzoin is relatively safe for use, though sensitive skin may react to it.

It comes in either 5ml or 10ml

S$14.00/5ml

S$24.00/10ml (FYI, volunme is 10ml, but contained in 15ml bottle for easy stocking.)

 

Benzoin (Styrax tonkinensis / benzoin)
Country : Thailand / Indonesia
Method : solvent extraction
Scent : vanilla like aroma ; (base note)
Properties/Uses:

  • reduces inflammations
  • relieves symptoms of dermatitis, cracked and chapped skin
  • warming effects, thus reduces inflammation caused by rheumatoid arthritis and gout
  • warm heart and circulation
  • relieves tension and stress
  • aids digestion
  • relieves flatulence
  • cystitis
  • warming effect on the whole body especially the heart, lungs and circulation
General: As with all essential oils, never use them undiluted, in eyes or mucus membranes. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner. Keep away from children. If you are pregnant, kindly consult your doctor before using. If applying an essential oil to your skin always perform a small patch test to an insensitive part of the body (after you have properly diluted the oil in an appropriate carrier.

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This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.