History of Cedarwood Essential Oil
While the Egyptians primarily used cedarwood for the purposes of embalming the dead, Tibetans used it primarily for medicines and for incense.
Biblical References for Cedarwood Essential Oil
- “Then shall the priest command to take for him that is to be cleansed two birds alive and clean, and cedar wood, and scarlet, and hyssop”
- “As for the living bird, he shall take it, and the cedar wood, and the scarlet, and the hyssop, and shall dip them and the living bird in the blood of the bird [that was] killed over the running water”
- “And he shall take to cleanse the house two birds, and cedar wood, and scarlet, and hyssop”
- The Book of Leviticus
Cedarwood is recognized for its calming, purifying properties and can stimulate the emotion center of the brain.
Cedarwood can be found in:
- Australian Blue
- Brain Power
- Cel-Lite Magic Massage Oil
- Egyptian Gold
- Highest Potential
- Into the Future
- KidScents Bath Gel
- KidScents Lotion
- Peppermint-Cedarwood Bar Soap
- Sacred Mountain
- Sacred Mountain Bar Soap
Origin of Cedarwood Essential Oil
- Morocco and the United States.
- Cedrus atlantica is the species of cedarwood that is most closely related to the Biblical cedars of Lebanon.
How Cedarwood Essential Oil is Made
This oil is steam distilled from the bark
How to Use Cedarwood Essential Oil
This oil can be enjoyed in multiple ways:
- Apply on targeted locations
- Apply onto the Vita Flex points or chakras
- Direct inhalation
- Consuming as a dietary supplement
DIY Ideas for Cedarwood Essential Oil
- Diffusing: Cedarwood is a great essential oil to blend with other oils such as: Lavender, Joy, Geranium, Jasmine, Tea Tree, Orange and since this is such a great oil I would suggest trying it with any oil as you may find your new favorite blend.
- Volumizing Hair Mask: Coconut Oil, Caster Oil and 5 drops of Cedarwood and 5 drops of Lavender
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