Cinnamomum camphora- From Taos Herbs
Should not be used in massage therapy
Avoid if pregnant, suffering from ashma or prone to seizures
Native To: China and Japan
Fun Fact: Camphor is used in some cultures to scare away ghosts.
Process: Steam Distilled from the wood of the tree.
Blends Well With: frankincense, neroli, chamomile blue, basil and cajeput
Use with a vaporizer or essential oil diffuser to relieve respiratory stress
Use clean cotton balls or dried lavender flowers gently drizzled in diluted camphor essential oil to make your own moth balls: Mix 10 to 15 drops of essential oil of camphor and one ounce of carrier oil. Place the balls or potpourri in sachet bag or cloth pouch. Hang in closest or place in drawers.
Camphor Oil Properties: promotes a feeling of peace