Common Name: Thuja Leaf or Cedar Leaf Thuja or White Cedar
Botanical Name: Thuja occidentalis
Plant Part: Leaves
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Oil Type: Essential Oil
Aroma: Woody, camphoraceous, somewhat pine-like, fresh.
Appearance: Colorless to pale yellow
Blends Well with: Cedarwood, Cypress, Geranium, Lavender, Lavandin, Lemon, Pine.
Description: The Thuja tree (Thuja occidentalis) is a coniferous evergreen tree. It is part of the cypress family and is related to the Western Red Cedar. The essential oil that is extracted from the Thuja tree is commonly used in aromatherapy, natural medicine, natural cleaning products, skincare, and insecticides.
Use with extra caution. We highly recommend that this essential oil is used with the guidance of a qualified medical professional. This is due to the thujone content which can be toxic.
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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