Botanical Name: Myroxylon pereira, Origin: USA
Plant part: crude balsam, extraction method: steam distilled, color: pale yellow to pale amber liquid.
Consistency: Thin note: Base strength of aroma: medium aromatic scent: Peru Balsam Essential Oil has a vanilla like scent.
Common Uses: Peru Balsam Essential Oil has been used as an aid in relief of bronchitis, colds, cough and the flu. It is know to be safe for sensitive skin, and relief of chapped skin, eczema, psoriasis and skin rashes. It is believed by therapeutic experts to promote growth of epithelial cells and aids in relief of poor circulation, nervousness and stress disorders.
Cautions: Peru Balsam Essential Oil may cause skin sensitization in some. Avoid use during pregnancy.