Country of Origin: USA; Botanical Name: Cedrus atlantica Man.; Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Cedarwood essential oil is popularly used as a sedative and has a great soothing and calming effect on the mind. It helps in promoting healthy, restorative, and sleep, so it is often used by patients suffering from insomnia. In aromatherapy, the scent can induce the release of serotonin and is recommended for people with chronic anxiety, stress, and depression. Cedarwood is thought to promote hair growth and reduce hair loss by balancing the oil-producing glands in the scalp and treat different conditions that may contribute to dandruff or hair loss.
It has anti-inflammatory, anti-fungal, antiseptic, and diuretic properties and can be used as a mosquito and bug repellent.