Oil Summary: Copaiba Oil is distilled from an oleoresin called copaiba. Copaiba is considered to be one of the most anti-inflammatory substances. One of the most notable and popular health benefits of copaiba essential oil is derived from its astringent property. Copaiba’s active components tighten the skin, which can help the skin look younger, reduce the appearance of wrinkles, and even strengthen the skin to prevent lesions or wounds as the body ages. Copaiba also eliminates scars, relieves congestion, reduces pain, eliminates infection, enhances mood, lowers blood pressure, prevents fungal infection. Balsam essential oils provide overall wellness. They will improve the physical, mental, and emotional aspects of your life. And when these aspects improve, your social life will improve as well. These essential oils will provide cardiovascular, rheumatic, and respiratory health. They will help eliminate toxic deposits from your body, fight inflammation, and help with keeping your skin healthy while keeping stress away. You can also use Balsam essential oils as a natural perfume. They can also be used in an oil diffuser, massage oils, and creams, or body care products. When dealing with respiratory difficulties use two drops of the essential oil in steam inhalation or add a few drops to an inhaler. You can also add it to vapor rub and a massage on the chest, back, and throat.
Botanical Name: Copaifera spp.
Plant Origin: Brazil
Processing Method: Steam distillation
Odor and Color: light gold to dark brown, depending on the ratio of resin to essential oil ; sweet and woody aroma
Blends well with: blends well with most spice oils and citrus oils. You can try black pepper, angelica, cardamom, clove, chamomile, thyme, turmeric, pine, orris, violet leaf, cedarwood, lavender, ylangylang, and spruce.
Contraindication: Please check with your healthcare provider before use during pregnancy. Like all other essential oils, dilute balsam Copaiba essential oil before using it. You should also carry out a skin patch test before applying it on your skin to check for any allergic reactions. Keep it away from children. Balsam Copaiba essential oil is considered safe for pets but its best to use it under a vet’s instructions.