National Association for Holistic Aromatherapy

Debbi's Aromatherapy

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5729 Constitution Avenue

Colorado Springs CO 80915

 

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Debbi@DebbisAromatherapy.com

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Main Constituents:
1,8-Cineole: 38.8%
Botanical Name: Cinnamomum camphora
Plant Part: Wood
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Origin: China

Description: The camphor tree can grow up to 35 meters (100 feet) and camphor is found in every part of the tree. Camphor Essential Oil is extracted by steam from the chipped wood, root stumps and branches. It is then rectified under vacuum and filter-pressed. White camphor oil is the first distillation fraction.
Color: Colorless to pale yellow clear liquid.
Consistency: Thin
Aromatic Scent: Camphor Essential Oil has a strong, penetrating, fragrant odor.
Note: Top
Strength of Aroma: Strong
Blends well with: Basil, Cajeput, Chamomile, Lavender, Melissa Leaf, and Rosemary.

Common Uses: The chemical constituents of Camphor Essential Oil attribute it with anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, carminative, diuretic, insecticide, and laxative properties. Camphor oil has been used in the treatment of nervous depression, acne, inflammation, arthritis, muscular aches and pains, sprains, rheumatism, bronchitis, coughs, colds, fever, flu and infectious diseases. It is a well-known repellent of moths and other insects, and is an ingredient in moth balls.

Cautions: Camphor oil is powerful oil and should be used with care. Overdosing can cause convulsions and vomiting. Pregnant women or persons suffering from epilepsy and asthma should not use it.

Camphor (Cinnamomum camphora)

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