Himalayan Cedar, also known as Tibetan Cedarwood, is a tall, evergreen tree that grows up to 50 meters or more in height. It grows extensively on the slopes of the Himalayas in northern India, Pakistan and Afghanistan.
Derived from the wood of Himalayan evergreen trees through a steam distillation process, Himalayan Cedarwood essential oil is gorgeously aromatic.
Fun Fact: Aromatic cedar chests have always been used to store woolen articles of clothing.
extraction: steam distillation
plant part: wood
botanical name: cedrus deodora
Himalayan Cedarwood has a rich earthy aroma with slightly sweeter notes than Atlas Cedarwood. When life’s challenges surface unexpectedly, diffusing Himalayan Cedarwood can help support your emotions. It is harmonizing and subtly relaxing. Typically, it pairs well with a range of other essential oils, including - bergamot, cypress, juniper, neroli, frankincense, clary sage, vetiver, rosemary, ylang ylang.
A wonderful diffusing recipe to start you off...
2 drops of Clary Sage
4 drops of Cedarwood
2 drops of Juniper Berry
Aromatherapy is known as blending both science and art, using naturally extracted aromatic essences from plants to balance, harmonize and promote the health of body, mind and spirit.
WARNINGS: If pregnant, nursing or under doctor’s care, consult with physician. Never use essential oils undiluted on skin - always use in a carrier oil if applying to skin. Discontinue use if skin irritation occurs. Avoid use with sensitive or damaged skin. Keep out of reach of children. Do not consume. For External Use Only.
Adult Max Dilution: 2%
OK For Kids: 2+ ; Kids Max Dilution: 1%
Shelf Life: 4-8 Years