Benzoin Styrax benzoin - Sumatra
Essential Oil - 5mL
This essential oil is obtained from the resin exuded by the tree using a food grade solvent. It is a golden-brown viscous oil with a sweet, Vanilla like scent. Benzoin is commonly used in creams and lotions for its antiseptic and bleaching properties, and as a fixative in perfumes. It has also been used as incense and a treatment for coughs and bronchitis. Bergamot, Coriander, Frankincense, Juniper, Lavender, Lemon, Myrrh, Orange, Petitgrain, Rose and Sandalwood are oils that work well with Benzoin.