Cedarwood (Juniperus virginiana) has the aroma of trees. Cedar was first to be used as an essential oil by early Egyptians. It’s used in cosmetics, scents, insect repellants, medicines.
Application Methods of Cedarwood
- Use in bath and shower for absorption and aromatherapy benefits.
- Diffuse for aromatherapy benefits, arthritis, respiratory ailments, and rheumatism.
- Massage, diluted for physical aliment.
- Use with compress for muscle pain and stiffness.
Antiseptic, anxiety, arthritis, bronchitis, calming, dandruff, insect repellant, itching, nervousness, oily skin, psoriasis, rash, respiratory ailments, rheumatism, urinary tract infections.
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Avoid contact with mucus membranes.
Do not use it if you are pregnant.
May cause skin irritation.
May cause sensitization.
Not safe for children under 6.