Botanical Name: Cedrus deodara
Common Name: Cedarwood floral water
CAS #: 68991-36-6
Plant Parts Used: Wood
Extraction Method: Hydro Distillation
Color & Odor: Pale yellow to green with a dry – woody aroma, slightly camphoraceous, smoky, balsamic
Essential Oil Content: >0.025 %
Cedar wood hydrosol is extracted by the means of Hydro distillation from high quality inner wood of western red Cedar plant. Botanically, Cedar is known as Cedrus Atlantica, it is Pinophyta of Pinales order and belongs to Pinaceae family.
beta-Himachalene, gamma-Himachalene, alpha-Himachalene, Sesquiterpene hydrocarbons, Sesquiterpenes
It works well with Chamomile, Rosemary and Eucalyptus.
Cedar wood hydrosol is widely used in aroma therapy. It is used as anti- septic and consists of bug- repelling properties. It eases the discomforts caused by chicken pox andmeasles.
Cedar wood hydrosol is beneficial in the treatment of various skin problems like dermatitis, allergic rashes and inflamed acne. It is a valuable skin care tonic.
Cedar wood hydrosol is also used to rinse hairs. It prevents hair loss, takes care of damaged hair as well as strengthens hair roots.
It is also used as lotion to cure eczema on scalp and reduces lice.