Cinnamon Bark Essential Oil
Cinnamon Bark Essential Oil (Cinnamomum zeylanicum) from Ceylon is Therapeutic Quality Essential Oil steam distilled from the bark.
Cinnamon is been one the most ancient aromatics both as a spice and as medicine. In Exodus XXX, 23 is a formula for a holy anointing oil containing cinnamon, myrrh, cassia, calamus, and olive oil. In cinnamon was used in Egypt for embalming, perfuming incense, and as a medicine. It was used as a flavoring in beverages, and as a religious rites aromatic in Medieval Europe. Cinnamon was considered more valuable than gold at various time in history
Cinnamon Bark Oil as well as Cinnamon Leaf Oil has been used for the treatment of arthritis, infections, menstrual disorders, nausea, and rheumatism. It has also been used for relief from constipation, flatulence, lice, low blood pressure, scabies, stress and exhaustion.
Cinnamon Bark Oil blends well with other spicy oils such as clove, cardamon, and ginger; and citrus oils such as bergamot, orange, or lemon; or herbs such as rosemary and thyme; flower essentials such as ylang ylang or lavender; but it also blends well with frankincense, myrrh or tea tree. Cinnamon Bark oil has a deeper and richer spicy scent than the powdered spice.
Precautions: Cinnamon Bark Essential Oil is irritating to the skin.
Cinnamon Leaf Essential Oil is much less irritating to the skin than Cinnamon Bark oil and it is NOT one of our “Restricted” essential oils.
“Restricted” means that we will only sell this essential oil to Clinics, Hospitals, Professional Aromatherapists or other knowledgeable persons that are fully aware that this essential oil has some properties which could be hazardous – usually skin irritation or to be avoided during pregnancy.
By purchasing this “Restricted” essential oil, you are agreeing that you are aware of all the cautions and hazard warnings of this essential oil and will use it responsibly.