Elemi Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Canarium Iuzonicum
Country of Origin: France, Phillipines
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Plant Part: Resin/Gum
Strength of Aroma: Medium
Aromatic Scent: Pleasant, tangy-sweet aroma with musky undertones
Blends Well With: Allspice, Cardamom, Cinnamon, Dill Weed, Frankincense, Lavender, Lemon, Lime, Myrrh, Rosemary 1,8-Cineole, Sage Dalmation, Sandalwood Australian, and Orange.
Cautions: None Known
To create a powerful anti-aging blend, add 2 drops each of Elemi Oil, Lavender and Neroli to 4 teaspoons of a skin-supporting carrier oil such as Rosehip or Meadowfoam.
To relieve sore muscles, blend a few drops of Elemi Oil with a carrier oil and massage into affected areas. You can also diffuse Elemi Oil for 30 minutes during meditation or yoga practice.
The International Federation of Aromatherapists does not recommend that Essential Oils be taken internally unless under the supervision of a Medical Doctor who is also qualified in clinical Aromatherapy. All cautions listed for individual oils do not include those cautions from ingestion.