Common Name: Rosewood (Bois de Rose)
Botanical Name: Aniba rosaeodora var. amazonica Ducke
Parts Used: Renewable wood
Processing: Steam distilled
Common Uses: Aphrodisiac, antidepressant, general emotional balancer, great for skin, stimulates new cell growth, regenerates tissues and reduces wrinkles. Hormone balancing. Antibacterial, antifungal, antiviral, antiparasitic, antimicrobial.
Special Notes: The deforestation of Rosewood trees has driven the need to create renewable forests. For every tree that is cut down, several more are planted.