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Benzoin Absolute Oil

Benzoin Absolute Oil
Product Code : VRINFA0007005
Botanical Name Styrax benzoin
Country of Origin Sumatra
Solubility Soluble in alcohol, insoluble in water
Specific Gravity 0.85700 @ 25.00 °C
Optical Rotation (-)1.5 –(-)4 @ 15°C
Refrective Index 1.46300 @ 20.00 °C
PlantPart Tree resin
Bland With Frankincense, Cardamon, Myrrh, Myrtle, Orange, Sandalwood and Petitgrain.
CAS No 91845-21-5
Flash Point 107.00 °F
Extraction Method Steam Distillation

Description

The Benzoin absolute oil is an essential oil extracted from fine Benzoin resin by use of alcohol or solvent extraction method. It can easily blends with essential oils and has in it properties that helps in soothing, stimulating, comforting the body muscles as well as has warming and aphrodisiac, uplifting, elevating properties.

History

Benzoin "oil" is actually a resinoid, derived from a tree that is native to Southeast Asia, Java and Sumatra. In Asia, the resin has been used for sacred and medicinal purposes for thousands of years. It is one of the most important incense ingredients and is abundantly burned in all kinds of spiritual ceremonies. Its sweet scent pleases the Gods and invokes their benevolence. Arab trader first introduced it to the West where it was enthusiastically received throughout the ancient world. Particularly in the Middle East and in Egypt it was immediately incorporated into exotic incense blends. In northern parts of Europe it was more appreciated for its medicinal virtues, particularly its expectorant qualities, which are still utilized today in the famous Friars Balsam. As remedial incense it was thought to brighten the spirits and drive out "cold dampness". In perfumery it is used as preservative and fixative for other oils.

Color & Aroma

Color : pale yellow clear liquid with balsamic odor,

Aroma : Benzoin oil has a sweet, warm and vanilla-like aroma.

Constituents

Benzoic acid, vanillin and coniferyl benzoate.

Uses

This oil has various therapeutic properties and is useful for arthritis, bronchitis, chapped skin, coughing, laryngitis, stress. It has the reputation of having anti-depressant, anti-inflammatory, carminative, anti-oxidant, expectorant and diuretic properties.

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