Amyris Essential Oil

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Oil Summary: Amyris essential oil (Haiti) is characterized by its gentle, woody, and balsamic aroma. For quite some time in the past, Amyris essential oil (Haiti) was mistakenly referred to as sandalwood as the two resembled in various properties. This aromatic plant’s oil has been used for a long time to effectively treat diarrhea, respiratory ailments, influenza, and cleaning wounds. The plant’s name is derived from a Greek word “amyron” that means {intensely scented} referring to the strong smell of the plant’s resin. The high resin content makes the trunk of Amyris to burn very easily. Amyris is indigenous to Haiti and the Dominican Republic, its many uses and benefits have played a role in its spread across the world in countries with conducive yet favorable tropical climatic conditions. Amyris is a shrub that grows up to a height of 60 feet. At maturity, the plant will bear white flowers that eventually become black-bluish edible fruits that attract a variety of birds.

Botanical Name: Amyris balsamifera

Plant Origin: Haiti

Processing Method: Steam distillation

Plant Part: Barks

Odor and Color: A clear, pale yellow, viscous liquid with a distinct odor suggestive of sandalwood.

Main Constituents: Not available

Blends well with: Not available

Contraindication: Amyris essential oil is considered safe to use. Just like many other essential oils, it is wise to use this oil after dilution with a carrier oil, as it can be sensitive and irritating to the skin. Before you use Amyris essential oil on your skin, it is advisable that you conduct a patch test before making it a routine. Do not use internally, unless directed by a physician. For pregnant women and nursing mothers, it is safe to consult first with your physician before using Amyris essential oil. Do not use on broken skin or on abrasions.


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