Elemi Essential Oil

Common Name: Elemi

Botanical Name: Canarium luzonicum


Parts Used: Resin tears

Processing: Steam disilled

Origin: Philipines

Primary Chemical Type: Monoterpene

Common Uses: Analgesic, expectorant, tonic, antiseptic and as a stimulating agent.  Provides a feeling of peace.  Effective on wounds and cuts, heavy perspiration and in the reduction of mucous.  Improves ageing skin. Helpful when dealing with skin rashes and infections.  Emotionally healing.

Special Notes: Elemi is a middle note oil with a medium scent that can be surprisingly fresh and clean. It is described as a rich balsamic-lemon aroma.  It is closely related to Frankincense & Myrrh but much milder in scent.