Organic Ravintsara Essential Oil (Restricted – just for practitioners)
Ravintsara Essential Oil is also known as Ho Wood Essential Oil and is grown and steam distilled in Madagascar.
Ravintsara Essential Oil (Cinnamomum camphora – ct cinéole) from Madagascar is Organic Therapeutic Quality Essential Oil steam distilled from the leaves.
NOTE: Ravensara and Ravintsara are NOT the same thing. Ravensara Essential Oil is a completely different essential oil with completely different botanical name and properties.
Ravensara Aromatica oil (high cineole) has a spicy, herbal aroma whereas the RaVINTsara smells very reminiscent of eucalyptus globulus because of the high 1,8-cineole content. By contrast, RaVENsara has very little 1,8-cineole.
Main Constituents: Sabinene, 1,8 cineole, α-terpineol
Properties: antiviral and immune stimulant; antibacterial; anticatarrhal; antifungal; anti-infectious; anti rheumatic; antiviral; decongestant;; cicatrisant; expectorant; immune tonic and neurotonic.
Uses: Ravintsara EO, also known as Ho Wood Oil, is often used for coughs, colds, influenza and other respiratory ailments like asthma and is especially in winter when time must be spent indoors. This oil can be added to a diffuser in bedroom and living areas to boost immunity to help resist infection and give the spirit a lift.
Blends Well With: Ravintsara will blend well with eucalyptus, rosemary, bay laurel, frankincense, cardamon, black spruce, cypress, juniper and citrus oils.