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Name: Camphor oil, White
Species: Cinnamomum camphora
Method: Steam Distilled
Traditional uses: cough, pain, itch
Thought to be: stimulant, antispasmodic, antiseptic, decongestant, anesthetic, sedative, anti-inflammatory, insecticidal, antifungal, anti-oxidant
Camphor oil, White, China has a somewhat medicinal nose-opening clean aroma. This lot is from a high camphor chemotype with camphor confirmed 29.9 to 31 %. It also contains significant eucalyptol peaks around 20 percent. Highly recommended in aromatherapy for respiratory congestion.
- Massage oil: 2.5-5% dilution 15-20 drops/ 30mL of carrier oil such as fractionated coconut, sunflower, etc.
- Diffuser: 5-6 drops in water.
- Baths: add 2-12 drops into tsp of honey, milk or carrier oil. Add directly to bath water or mix into 1 cup of bath salts of your choice
- Lotion or shampoo: add 15-20 drops per 30mL of unscented base/lotion.
- Cough: Camphor is FDA-approved as a chest rub in concentrations less than 11%.
- Pain: Camphor is FDA-approved for use on the skin as a painkiller in concentrations of 3% to 11%.
- Skin itch: FDA-approved for use on the skin to help itching or irritation in concentrations of 3% to 11%
- Camphor,β-Linalool (24.099%)
- Eucalyptol (15.723%)
- alpha-Terpinol (11.204%)
- Caryophyllene (4.957%)
- Selina-6-en-4-ol (5.724%)
- beta-Phellandrene (3.394%)
Blends well with: Eucalyptus, Rosemary, Lavender, Lemon, Lemongrass, Geranium
|Dimensions||2.8 × 2.8 × 6.7 cm|