Cinnamon Leaf Essential Oil
Cinnamon Leaf (Cinnamomum zeylanicum) essential oil from Ceylon is pure therapeutic quality essential oil.
Cinnamon has been one of humanity’s most ancient aromatics both as a spice and as medicine. Written in Exodus XXX, 23 is a formula containing cinnamon, myrrh, cassia, calamus, and olive oil to use as a holy anointing oil. In Egypt, cinnamon was used for embalming, perfuming incense, and as a medicine. In medieval Europe it was used as a flavoring in beverages, and as a religious rites aromatic. In various time periods, Cinnamon was considered more valuable than gold.
This oil has a long history of use for its stimulating, protective, anti-viral, analgesic and anti-bacterial benefits.
Cinnamon Bark Oil blends well with other spicy oils such as clove, cardamon, and ginger; and citrus oils such as bergamot, sweet orange, or lemon. Use just a tiny bit with frankincense, cedar or myrrh to add a spicy counterpoint. Cinnamon Bark oil has a deeper and richer spicy scent than the powdered spice.
Cinnamon Leaf oil constituents: eugenol, eugenic acetate, linalool, E – cinnamyl acetate, benzyl benzoate.Essential Oil Safety Considerations