Botanical Name: Cedrus atlantica
Plant Part: Wood
Processing Method: Steam Distilled
Product Description: Cedrus atlantica is a cedar native to the Atlas Mountains of Morocco. The Atlas cedar is a large coniferous evergreen tree, 30–35 m tall, with a trunk diameter of 1.5 – 2 m. This oil is extracted by the process of steam distillation and is a light golden yellow color.
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.