Common Name: Benzoin
Botanical Name: Styrax benzoin
Plant Part: Resin
Extraction Method: Solvent Extraction
Oil Type: Essential Oil
Aroma: Balsamic, rich, sweet, vanilla, warm
Appearance: Transparent brown - golden brown / brownish-orange
Blends Well With: Bergamot, Cardamom, Coriander, Frankincense, Ginger, Helichrysum, Juniper Berry, Lavender, Lemon, Mandarin, Myrrh, Myrtle, Neroli, Nutmeg, Orange (Sweet), Pepper (Black), Palmarosa, Patchouli, Petitgrain, Tangerine
Description: This Benzoin is a pleasant smelling resinoid, used aromatherapy, perfumery, and cosmetics. It's vanilla-like aroma makes it a popular choice to add a creamy layer to scents. It is often used as an alternative to using vanilla.
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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