Latin Name: Amyris Balsamifera
Part of Plant Used: Wood & Branches
Extraction Method: Steam Distillation
This oil has been used to clean wounds, and treat influenza, diarrhea.
It is said to be very effective at alleviating cystitis and vaginal infections.
When used in a vaporizer, it helps ease anxiety and tension, insomnia and acts as an aphrodisiac, relieving impotence and frigidity.
It is used to treat cough, cold and bronchitis. Its calming properties are said to help during meditation. It is also a muscle relaxant and emollient.
Blends well with lavandin, citronella, oakmoss, sassafras, cedarwood and other woody oils.