Family : Lauraceae
Habitat : Native to the Amazon region; Brazil and Peru are the main producers.
Odour : Sweet, woody –floral fragrance with a spicy hint.
Part of plant used : Wood chippings
Method of extraction : Steam Distilled
Therapeutic indication : Skin Care: Acne, dermatitis, scars, wounds and wrinkles.
Immune System: Colds, coughs, fever infections, stimulates the immune system.
Nervous System: Frigidity, headaches, nausea, nervous tension and stress-related complaints.
Mind/Emotions : Balancing emotions.
Safety Data : Rosewood is a very safe essential oil, being non-toxic, non-irritant and non-sensitizing. Do not take essential oils internally or use without the guidance of a qualified practitioner. The information provided here is for general use only and is not intended to replace medical diagnosis or treatment. Pregnant women should always consult their physician prior to using.