Cedars are important trees mentioned in the Bible too, that symbolizes wisdom, abundance and protection. Thus, Cedar Wood Oil is one of the essential oils which is of great importance as well. This oil is extracted from various types of pine, conifers or cypress botanical families. It is formulated from foliage, wood roots, or stumps left after cutting trees for timber. The oil is made by steam distillation of wood pieces of cedar wood tree. The major components of Cedar Wood Oil are cedrol, widdrol, thujopsene, alpha-cedrene, beta-cedrene, etc. Our oil is appreciated by numerous clients all over the world. It is majorly used in art, medicines, perfumery and other industries.
Cedar wood oil : A boon
This essential oil is an outstanding tool for medicine. It is not only beneficial for external health benefits but is also helpful in improving digestive and circulatory functions in the human body.
Some of the major benefits are:
Cedar wood oil has traits of woody redolence, thus are used in various fragrance applications such as household sprays, soaps, perfumes, insecticides and floor polishes, etc. This oil is also used as clearing oil in microscope work. With the aesthetic fragrance, this oil is reassuring and comforting. It adds warm tone in oil mixtures and perfumes. Not only this, adding this oil in body spray can have enduring therapeutic effects and soothes the body. It is also used in various aromatherapy sessions for healing mind, soul and body. This oil is also used as the base of the paints by many people. It also helps in giving natural smell to cedar furniture. Cedar wood oil is an insect repellant that can be applied to skin as well as can be added to sprays, candles and other related products. Its anti fungal properties and insecticidal properties controls fungal deterioration of spices during their storage.