Cedarwood Atlas Essential Oil 5ml, 10 ml or 15 ml
Botanical Name: Cedrus atlantica
Country of origin: Morocco Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Plant part: Wood
Scent: Cedarwood Atlas Oil has a woody, sweet, sharper note than Virginian Cedarwood, slight aroma reminiscent of artificial mothballs, balsamic.
Strength of Aroma: Strong
Ingredients: Cedrus atlantica.
Main Constituents: γ-Himalachene: 23%, β-Himalachene: 46%
Blends well with: Rosewood, Bergamot, Cypress, Cassia, Jasmine, Juniper, Neroli, Labdanum, Frankincense, Clary Sage, Vetiver, Rosemary, Ylang-ylang.
History: This Cedarwood originated in the Atlas Mountains in North Africa. In former times, linen chests were frequently crafted from this wood to keep moths out. To date, clothes hangers are frequently crafted from this wood. The ancient Egyptians already used this oil, namely to embalm, for cosmetics and perfumery.