Extraction - To liquify the resin, it's usually dissolved in ethyl alcohol.
Scent Description - Base Note.
Deliciously soft and warm vanilla scent.
Usage - Bath, diffuser, inhalation, massage, room spray. It also acts as a great preservative in any blend as its gentle scent does not overwhelm but adds a subtle depth to your fragrance.
Main Action on Mind/Body
- Powerful wound healer
Body - Benzoin essential oil has a very powerful healing effect add to that its antiseptic properties and you have a really effective skin healer. It works wonders on cracked skin and wounds that seem to be taking forever to heal. Its very helpful in the treatment of eczema and psoriasis. Benzoin also has a history of use in soothing respiratory problems.
Blends well with - Jasmine, Lavender, Myrrh, Rose, Sandalwood, Ylang Ylang.