Arborvitae Wild Essential Oil (Canada)
Botanical Name: Thuja occidentalis
Country of Origin: Canada
Extraction Process: Steam Distillation
Active Constituent(s): Thujone 56%
Part of Plant: Needles and Twigs
Botanical Description: Hardy evergreen with scale-like fragrant foilage. Leaves are small and overlapping with bell-shaped cones.
Appearance: Ranges from a colorless to pale yellow green liquid.
Oil Consistency: Medium
Perfumery Note: Top
Aromatherapy: Arborvitae Wild Essential Oil (Canada) has a very pungent odor. This oil is 100% pure and natural essential oil; certified as per the processes of the ISO 9235 standard.
Essential Oil Recipes: Arborvitae Wild Essential Oil blends well with Cedarwood, Birch Sweet, Cajeput, Cassia, Cinnamon Bark and Eucalyptus Essential Oils.
Uses: Essential oils such as Arborvitae Wild Oil (Canada) can be used in an ultrasonic essential oil diffuser. It may also be used for aromatherapy massage when diluted in a suitable carrier oil.
Interesting Facts: Known as the Tree of Life amongst Native Indians, it was considered to be a natural insect repellent, and a treatment to soothe both psoriasis and poison ivy.
General Information: Sunrise Botanics provides this essential oils guide for educational purposes only and not as medical advice. Please consult a qualified healthcare practitioner or resource on essential oil uses, safety and precautions for all essential oils Canada, USA and Worldwide.