Botanical Name: Cedrus atlantica
The aroma of Cedarwood essential oil can be described as sweet and woody. Cedarwood essential oil is best known for its ability to soothe and calm the nervous system. Therapeutic properties of Cedarwood essential oil include , anti-fungal, antibacterial, antiseptic, astringent, stimulant, sedative properties. Cedarwood essential oil also works as a natural insect repellent.
Cedarwood has historically been used by the Egyptians for embalming the dead and has also been used by the Native Americans to enhance their spiritual practices.
Experience Cedarwood essential oil in your massage this month. Our July aromatherapy blend of the month , “Sweet Summertime”, features a blend of Cedarwood , Grapefruit , Palmarosa and Rosemary essential oils . Call or email us to schedule your appointment!
Uses & Facts:
In a diffuser or nebulizer add the following essential oils :
Cedarwood essential oil - 5 drops
Juniperberry essential oil - 3 drops
Lavender essential oil - 4 drops
*Experience this aromatic diffusion in this month’s Guided Aromatherapy Meditation on Wednesday July 17th at 6:30 PM!
Bug Away Blend
In a 4 oz spritzer bottle combine the following:
Cedarwood essential oil - 13 drops
Lemongrass essential oil - 10 drops
Lavender essential oil - 10 drops
Peppermint essential oil - 4 drops
Eucalyptus essential oil - 8 drops
Fill bottle 50% distilled water and 50% apple cider vinegar
To Use: Spray on body and face (close eyes when spraying face) while outdoors for bug control.
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For the month of July receive 10% off your Cedarwood Pure Essential Oil purchase!
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