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    Umuthi Botanicals

    Umuthi Benzoin Essential Oil

    Umuthi Botanicals Benzoin essential oil, also known as Friars Balsam, has a vanilla type scent and its calming effect can aid in the relief of depression and feelings of sadness. It's consistency is often described as more like a syrupy liquid than an oil, but it is still very easy to dilute.

    Sizes: 10ml & 30ml.

    • INCI: Styrax benzoin
    • Ingredient transparency: data sheets or COA available on request.

      • Eases exhausted emotional states.
      • Assist with the treatment of arthritis.
      • Helps to instill confidence.
      • Can be used in steam inhalation as a treatment for bronchitis, colds and similar conditions.
      • Helpful with cystitis, eczema and psoriasis.
      • Often used as a fixative in soaps and fragrances.
      • Natural deodorant.

        Houses the following active properties: 

      • Anti-inflammatory.
      • Anti-oxidant.
      • Antiseptic.
      • Astringent.
      • Carminative.
      • Diuretic.
      • Expectorant.
      • Sedative.
      • Vulnerary.
      • Add 3-4 drops to a bowl of steaming hot water, cover your head with a towel and breathe in the vapour.
      • Add 1 part Benzoin essential oil to 2 parts Rosewater to make a very effective skin cleanser.
      • Apply directly to cracked, chapped, dry skin and to promote the healing of wounds and sores.

      Although Benzoin is non-toxic and a non-irritant, it is a mild sensitiser and care should be taken if you have sensitive or allergy-prone skin. Therefore it is recommended to spot test first.

      Styrax benzoin Resin Blend - Standard 25% Styrax to 75% Potable Alcohol.

      Technical data sheets or COA available on request.

      Essential oils are highly concentrated plant essences. The ingestion of essential oils is not recommended without prior advice from your health care practitioner. Dilute in a carrier or base when necessary. Read our quick guide: Essential Oils

      This natural product is for external use only. Please exercise caution and do not ingest or take internally. Store away from children, animals, sunlight and heat. If pregnant or breastfeeding, please consult with your medical care-giver before use.

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    Rhuwain
    Benzoin oil

    The benzoin oil i purchased has such a wonderful aroma,i use just a drop and it lasts for hours,i am a happy customer😊

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    Jeane G.
    Five stars!

    Five Stars

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