Cedarwood Virginiana Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Juniperus virginiana
Virginia cedarwood essential oil is a base note steam distilled from the wood of Juniperis virginiana. The woody and balsamic aroma is warm, and comforting. This oil is used as a fixative in perfumery and also used in the isolation of the sesquiterpene cedrene. Virginia cedarwood oil is also known as Eastern red cedar.
Blends Well With
Benzoin, cypress, ginger, juniper, patchouli, peru balsam, rose, sandalwood, and vetiver
This oil has no known precautions. Never use essential oils undiluted, in eyes or mucus membranes. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner. Keep away from children.
Before using topically, perform a small patch test on your inner forearm or back by applying a small quantity of diluted essential oil and apply a bandage. Wash the area if you experience any irritation. If no irritation occurs after 48 hours it is safe to use on your skin.