Botanical Name: Cinnamomum Camphora Plant Part: Wood
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled Origin: China
Description: Camphor is found in
every part of the tree. Camphor Essential Oil is extracted by steam from the chipped wood, root stumps and branches. It is then rectified under
vacuum and filter-pressed. White camphor oil is the first distillation fraction. Uses include: The therapeutic properties of Camphor Essential Oil
include the following: anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, cardiac, carminative, diuretic, febrifuge, insecticide, laxative, stimulant and vulnerary.
Camphor oil can be used in the treatment of nervous depression, acne, inflammation, arthritis, muscular aches and pains, sprains, rheumatism,
bronchitis, coughs, colds, fever, flu and infectious diseases. Camphor Essential Oil has a strong, penetrating, fragrant odor.
Cautions: Camphor oil is powerful oil and should be used with care. Overdosing can cause convulsions and vomiting. Pregnant women or
persons suffering from epilepsy and asthma should not use it.
Flashpoint 116 degrees F.
Use between .3 oz - .4 oz per lb of oils in cold process soap.
NOTE: This low-flashpoint oil will ship Ground Only, regardless of the shipping method you choose at checkout. It cannot ship outside the lower 48 U.S. states or USPS.