Common Name: Amyris or West Indian Sandalwood
Botanical Name: Amyris balsamifera
Plant Part: Bark
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Oil Type: Essential Oil
Aroma: Woody with a slight vanilla aroma. Balsamic and warming.
Appearance: Pale yellow
Blends Well With: Bergamot, Cardamom, Cedarwood (any), Citronella, Frankincense, Fir (any), Geranium, Grapefruit, Ho Wood, Lavandin, Lavender, Lemon, Lime, Nutmeg, Oakmoss, Orange, Palmarosa, Patchouli, Petitgrain, Spikenard, Tangerine, Vetiver, Ylang Ylang
Description: Amyris is loved by so many because of it's versatility and subtle woody aroma. It is commonly used in instead of true sandalwood (or East Indian Sandalwood), as Amyris is much more affordable. This is a popular oil in perfumery.
Amyris goes well with many different oils making it popular choice to keep in your essential oil collection.
IMPORTANT: FOR SAFETY PURPOSES, THIS PRODUCT IS FOR AROMATHERAPY-USE ONLY. Unless you have received clearance from a qualified medical professional, use only for aromatherapy. Any essential oil that is used topically should be well-diluted to prevent irritation and/or other possible side effects. Always perform a skin patch test before using topically to test for allergies and/or sensitivities. This product should not be used during pregnancy or used by anyone with a medical condition without first consulting your physician or other qualified medical professional. For more general information on essential oils, click here.
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