Common Name: Elemi
Botanical Name: Canarium luzonicum
Parts Used: Resin tears
Processing: Steam distilled
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.