The Virginia Cedarwood is a slow-growing, coniferous evergreen, reaching heights of 33 metres. It has a reddish heartwood and bears brown cones. Also known as Red Cedar, it is from the family Cupressacea. Originally used by native North Americans, Cedar is an important ornamental and timber tree of eastern North America whose fragrant wood is made into cabinets, fence posts, and pencils.
Botanical Name: Juniperus virginiana
Country of Origin: Virginia, USA
Plant Part: Wood
Aroma: Fresh, woody, balsamic. It strongly resembles the aroma of cedar chests and closets.
Consistency: Medium and oily
Strength of Initial Aroma: Medium
Method of Extraction: Steam Distilled
Blends Well With: Cypress, Cassia, Jasmine, Juniper, Frankincense, Clary, sage, rosemary, ylang-ylang
Topical: To fight hairloss mix ¼ cup of jojoba oil with 12 drops of cedarwood oil.
Aromatic: Diffuse 3-5 drops to deodorize a room.
Sedative, astringent and antiseptic. Anxiety, nervous tension, concentration, catarrhal conditions, coughs, chronic bronchitis, cystitis, UTIs, oily skin, acne, insect repellent
Disclaimer: These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
Cautions: Excessive use may lead to headaches and nausea. Dilute oil when applying topically. Internal use is not suggested. Avoid during pregnancy. Keep out of reach of young children.