Camphor Essential Oil
Energize and invigorate your senses with this healing medicinal oil. Extracted from the wood of the Laurus Camphora tree, this oil is famous for being used in vapor therapy to clear the lungs, and relieve sinus
pressure and congestion in the lungs, bronchi, larynx, and nasal tracts. Camphor is also a natural anti-depresssant; burning some of the
essential oil can help to calm the nerves, relieve anxiety, and reduce
panic attacks. This oil is antibacterial, antiseptic, and a natural
disinfectant. Ancient cultures used a drop of camphor oil in drinking
water to disinfect it, particularly during the summer. It can also drive
away insects and kill lice or parasitic bugs. If you are suffering from an
inflammation or skin disorder, adding a few drops of camphor oil to your bath water will help to cool and soothe your skin, while reducing
Benefits of Camphor Essential Oil:
The camphor tree is native to Taiwan, China and Japan.
WARNING: Camphor oil is toxic and can be fatally poisonous if
ingested in excess. Even 2 grams can be lethal. Ingestion of a slight
overdoses can still manifest symptoms of poisoning, including extreme
thirst, vomiting, and a drop in body temperature. It’s always important to remember that a substance which is toxic for insects can be toxic for
human beings as well.
Most of the oils offered will never change. Oils may change on occasion though, or vary slightly between batches.
When applying any fragrance please consider that there are several factors which can affect the natural smell of your skin and, in turn, the way a scent smells on you. For instance, your mood, stress level, age, body chemistry, diet, and current medications may all alter the scents you wear. Similarly, factors such as dry or oily skin can even affect the amount of time a fragrance will last after being applied.