Cedarwood Atlas Essential Oil

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Cedarwood Atlas Essential Oil

Description
A pyramid-shaped majestic evergreen tree, up to 131 ft. high. The wood itself is hard and strongly aromatic because of the high percentage of essential oil it contains, and the essential oil is obtained by steam distillation.

 

Details
Botanical Name: Cedrus Atlantica
Origin: Morocco
Family: Pinaceae
Plant Part: Wood
Extraction Method: Steam Distillation
Note: Base
Colour: Light golden yellow
Consistency: Medium
Aromatic Scent: woody, sweet, sharper note than Virginian cedarwood, slight aroma reminiscent of artificial mothballs, balsamic.
Aromatic Strength: Medium to Strong
Blends Well With: Cedarwood Atlas blends well with the citrus oils, giving them a base note that very nicely complements them. Also with Rosemary, Chamomile, Eucalyptus and many more.
History: This Cedarwood originates 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.

 

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