The Birch tree is a graceful tree about 25m high, which has a pyramidal shape while young. It has bright green leaves and a dark reddish-brown aromatic bark, which is broken into plates or patches. The bark is soaked in warm water for at least 10-12 hours prior to the most effective extraction. There are more than 40 different varieties of birch and the sweet birch tree is also known as black birch.
extraction: steam distillationplant part: barkorigin: Chinabotanical name: betula lenta
Birch Sweet has a sweet, sharp, camphoraceous scent that is very fresh and similar to Wintergreen (smells like root beer), and offers a strong top note used in perfumery.It blends well with: sweet citruses, herbs and woody oils, and spice oils such as ginger.
A relaxing massage oil blend. try this formulation...6 drops birch, sweet6 drops peppermint, 6 drops frankincense 6 drops copaiba *Add blend to a 2 oz bottle, fill with avocado or jojoba oil. Apply as needed as a self-massage or after bath to revitalize. (Formulation is 2% dilution)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 a doctor’s care, consult with a physician. Avoid contact with eyes. Do not use undiluted on skin. Keep out of reach of children. Do not consume. Avoid use if pregnant or breastfeeding. Avoid if on blood thinners, are about to have surgery, have bleeding disorders, have salicylate deficiency, seizure disorder or ADD/ADHD. For external use only.
Adults Max Dilution: 2%Shelf Life: 3-5 Years
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