Peru Balsam Essential Oil

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Peru Balsam Essential Oil
100% PURE, THERAPEUTIC GRADE ESSENTIAL OIL
COMMON NAME Peru Balsam
BOTANICAL NAME Myroxylon pereirae
PLANT PARTS USED Balsam
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN Central America
 
Made from the resin of a tropical tree found throughout Central and South America, Peru Balsam has long been used as a topical healing agent and has a rich warm scent with conformting sweet and spicy tones.
Nature/Essence – Healing & Restorative
SKIN ICON 72pxFOR THE SKIN
Peru Balsam is used for cracked, chapped and slow healing skin conditions including eczema, cracked heels, poorly healing wounds, and for haemorrhoid preparations. It has antiseptic and calming properties, and aids healing. Use sparingly and well diluted as it can be a skin sensitiser.
 
BODY ICON 72pxFOR THE BODY
As an inhalation Peru Balsam can help open up the airways and ease bronchitis and chest congestion. It is also used for scabies, head lice and dandruff.
 
MIND ICON 72pxFOR THE MIND
Peru Balsam is comforting and calming to the nervous system.
 
Appearance Dark yellow to golden brown
Odour Description Warm, sweet, aromatic
Main Constituents Benzyl cinnamate, benzyl benzoate, cinnamyl cinnamate, nerolidol, vanillin
Specific Gravity Min 1.095 Max1.118
Optical Rotation Min -1.0 Max +2.5
Refractive Index Min 1.560 Max1.580

- Consultation with a suitably qualified practitioner is recommended prior to use
- For external use only.
- Do not apply to skin undiluted
- Not recommended for use during pregnancy
- Peru Balsam is a known allergen, perform a patch test prior to use or avoid if you are allergic to balsams.

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Rated 5 out of 5
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My new favourite scent

I bought this as it was recommended to me. Love the smell.

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