Essence Oils Cedarwood, Atlas (Cedrus atlantica) - Morocco - This ancient oil was used extensively by the Egyptians in daily beauty rituals.
Sedative: It is an excellent sedative, and has a great soothing and calming effect on the mind, cures inflammations, itching of skin, while relieving tension and anxiety. This feature also helps in promoting healthy, restorative, and uninterrupted sleep, so it is often used by patients suffering from insomnia.
In aromatherapy applications, the scent can induce the release of serotonin, which is converted into melatonin in the brain. Melatonin induces fatigue and calm, restorative sleep. For this reason, cedarwood aromatherapy is also recommended for people with chronic anxiety, stress, and depression, since it can relieve those conditions as well.
Antiseptic: Cedarwood oil prevents wounds from becoming septic as well as protecting them from tetanus germs. It can safely be applied externally on wounds as an antiseptic, and it is even used as an ingredient in herbal antiseptic creams. By defending the body against toxins, the cedarwood essential oil relieves the white blood cells and immune system of the extra stress, which allows them to better protect internal function.
Oily or acne skins respond well to its antiseptic actions and as a nervous system sedative it helps eczema and stress related conditions.
Antiseptic (urinary, pulmonary), antiputrescent, antiseborrheic, aphrodisiac, astringent, emollient, expectorant, fungicidal, insecticidal, mucolytic, lipolytic, sedative, tonic-lymphatic. stimulates lymph circulation, aids artherosclerosis. regulates nervous system, sedative, nervous tension, fear, anger, disconnectedness, lacking integrity & independence soothes anxiety, meditation.
Emotional/Energetic: Instills immovable strength in times of crisis, helps to resist powerful emotions that may undermine our confidence. Restores a sense of Spiritual certainty.
Cedarwood blends well with: citrus oils, giving them a base note that very nicely complements them. Also with Rosemary, Chamomile, Eucalyptus and many more.
Garden Essence Oils: Cedarwood, Atlas (Cedrus atlantica) - Morocco - Essential oil by Garden Essence. 100% pure, single species, first distillation, guaranteed free of pesticides and herbicide
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