Botanical Name: Acorus calamus
Plant Part: Root
Processing Method: Steam Distilled
Product Description: Calamus is a red-like aquatic plant that grows up to 1 meter tall and has sword-shaped leaves with small greenish-yellow, sweetly fragrant flowers. Calamus oil has a warm, spicy odor, reminiscent of a sweet forest. It is widely used in medicines, perfumery and other products.
Cautions: Dilute before use; for external use only. May cause skin irritation in some individuals; a skin test is recommended prior to use. Contact with eyes should be avoided.
Storage: It is recommended that oils packaged in metal containers (for safe shipping), be transferred into dark glass containers to maintain freshness and attain maximum shelf life.