Botanical Name: Juniperus virginiana Origin: India Mode of Extraction: Steam distilled Main Constituents: Cedrene, cidral Description: Clear Transparent Liquid Appearance: Colorless or slightly yellow, somewhat viscid liquid Organoleptic properties: Woody spicy odor Refractive index at 20°C: 1.495-1.510 Specific Gravity at 20°C: 0.910-0.950 Storage: Well closed in air tight containers away from sunlight and heat preferably in amber color glass containers. Extraction: It is extracted by the process of Steam Distillation. Chemical Composition: A-cedrene, b-cedrene, thujopsene, other sesquiterpenes, cedrol and widdrol. Essential Oil Information: Cedar wood oil is extracted from Juniperus virginiana of the Cupressaceae family. Also known as red, eastern red or southern red cedar, bedford cedar wood. This balsamic oil does not only help calm and balance energy, but also promotes spirituality. It helps in improving oily skin and clearing up dandruff. Oil Properties: It is soluble in Alcohol and other organic solvents & insoluble in water. The odor is somewhat viscous & of rich Sweet Woody almost Balsamic. Uses: It benefits the skin by its ability which relieves itching. Its astringent action is great for acne, oily skin, as well as for hair and dandruff. It has a calming and soothing effect on the mind Blend well with: Benzoin, bergamot, cinnamon, cypress, frankincense, jasmine, juniper, lavender, lemon, neroli, rose and rosemary. Precautions: It may irritate the skin and it should be avoided in pregnancy. Our Essential/Carrier Oils are 100% natural and pure (undiluted/uncut) therapeutic grade.