Cerdarwood, Atlas

Cerdarwood, Atlas


Botanical sourceCedrus atlantica
Plant part used: The heartwood
Origin: The Atlas Mountains of Northern Morocco
Production: Sustainably wild harvested and certified organic

Extraction method: Steam distillation of the dried wood chips



Fragrance profile: Warm, deep sweet-woody notes with just a hint of fresh-camphor topnotes and a finish of warm, balsamic basenotes


Fragrance energy: Sweet-woody


Properties: Centering, stabilizing, strengthening, relaxing


Chinese medicine function: To nourish the Yin, resolve damp and calm the spirit


Pharmacology: Atlas cedarwood is well-balanced among sesquiterpenes, sesquiterpenols and sesquiterpenones, which have shown good relaxant and anti-inflammatory effects. 


Complementary blending: Rosewood, Siam wood, Cypress, Hemlock spruce, Bergamot, Neroli, Sweet orange, Ylang ylang, Vetiver


For external use only. Properly dilute all essential oils in lotion or vegetable carrier oil before massage or other topical use. Keep out of reach of children. If you are pregnant, nursing, have any health conditions, or are taking medications, please consult your healthcare provider before using essential oils.