Cinnamon Leaf Essential Oil Main Constituents: Eugenol: 82.8%
Botanical Name: Cinnamomum verum
Plant Part: Leaves Extraction
Method: Steam Distilled
Origin: Sri Lanka
Description: The cinnamon tree is an evergreen native to China and Vietnam that has since been cultivated in many other regions. It has shiny, leathery green leaves, and small, white flowers with oval shaped purple berries.
Color: Brownish yellow to dark yellow liquid. Consistency: Medium
Aromatic Scent: Cinnamon Leaf Essential Oil has a spicy, warm, clove - like smell. Customers seeking the smell of the cinnamon spice should purchase Cinnamon Bark.
Strength of Aroma: Medium
Blends well with: Clove Bud, Lavender, Cedarwood, Orange, Lemon,Neroli, Ylang-ylang, Rosemary and Thyme.
Common Uses: Because of its chemical constituents, Cinnamon Leaf Essential Oil is believed to have the following properties: stimulant, astringent, carminative, emmenagogue, a. It has long been believed to have natural properties as an insect repellent.
History: The medicinal use of Cinnamon Bark was first recorded in Chinese formulations as early as 2700 B.C. The herb has been used as a healing aid for stomach upset and gas, diarrhea, rheumatism, kidney ailments, and abdominal pain. The Egyptians used it as a foot massage, as well as a remedy for excessive bile. It was used as an ingredient of mulled wines, love potions and a sedative during birthing.
Cautions: Though non-toxic, it is capable of causing sensitivity - particularly with mucous membranes. It should also be used in proper dilution and avoided during pregnancy. We suggest 1 drop to 30-40ml of a carrier oil
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CERTIFICATE OF ANALYSIS ESSENTIAL7 Product: Cinnamon Leaf Essential Oil Lot No.: 11034 -A17, B17 Best Before: January, 2019 Store in air tight container; in a cool dry area; away from direct sunlight. Properties Specifications Results Appearance: Pale amber to dark brown liquid. Complies Odor: Characteristic cinnamon odor. Complies Solubility: 1: 1.5 of 70% (v/v) ethanol @ 30ÃâÃÂ° to give a clear solution. Insoluble in water. Complies Specific Gravity: 1.0340 ÃÂ¢Ã¢âÂ¬Ã¢â¬Å 1.0500 @ 30ÃâÃÂ°C Complies Optical Rotation: -2.0 - +1.0 @30ÃâÃÂ°C Complies Refractive Index: 1.530 ÃÂ¢Ã¢âÂ¬Ã¢â¬Å 1.540 @ 30ÃâÃÂ°C Complies % Eugenol content: 82.8%