Benzoin Essential Oil (resinoid)
Soothing, warming and comforting. Benzoin oil has a lovely creamy, vanilla like fragrance that makes an ideal addition to massage blends for all types of circulatory, joint and muscular problems.
It is also useful for respiratory conditions due to its expectorant properties, and it is especially effective when combined with other expectorant and antiseptic oils such as eucalyptus, frankincense, niaouli, pine or ravensara.
"Benzoin essential oil creates a kind of euphoria"
Due to its warm, creamy fragrance and cheering characteristics, Benzoin is comforting if you feel anxious, stressed, tense, worried or lonely. Austrian biochemist Madame Maury, summed up the comforting action benzoin oil has on the emotional system when she wrote 'This essence creates a kind of euphoria; it interposes a padded zone between us and events'.
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- Botanical Name:
- Styrax benzoin
- Country of Origin:
- Extracted From:
- Extraction Method:
- Solvent extraction
- Principal Constituents:
- Benzyl alcohol, Benzyl benzoate, cinnamates of Coniferyl alcohol, Benzoic acid, Benzyl cinnamate, Vanillin