Cinnamon Bark Essential Oil*
*This oil is organically grown and certified by our supplier. However, our facility is not certified organic. You get it though. ;-)
Botanical Name: Cinnamomum zeylanicum
Plant Origin: Madagascar
Extraction Method: Steam distilled from bark (certified organic by our supplier)
Shelf Life: 5 years
Storage: Store upright, lid tight, out of direct heat and sunlight
Maximum Adult Topical Dilution: 0.4%
Selah oil blends that contain Cinnamon Bark essential oil:
Cinnamon Bark may support the body's proper natural response to and assist in maintaining a healthy state of the following:
- Halitosis - Bad Breath
- Malaria (Prevention)
- Staph (MRSA)
For more information about Cinnamon bark essential oil click here.
- analgesic - deadens or relieves pain; anodyne
- anthelmintic - destroys or expels worms and parasites; vermifuge
- antibacterial - prevents bacterial growth
- antifungal - prevents fungal growth
- antimicrobial - resists or destroys pathogenic microorganisms
- antiputrescent - acts against the process of decay or rotting in a body or other organic matter
- antiseptic - destroys and prevents the development of microbes/bacteria
- antispasmodic - prevents and eases spasms, convulsions, or cramps
- antiviral - inhibits the growth of virus
- carminative - expels gas (flatulence), easing abdominal pain and bloating
- circulatory - promotes flow of blood and lymph
- depurative - purifies the system, particularly the blood
- immunostimulant - stimulates the action of the immune system
- stimulant - excites or quickens the activity of physiological processes
- tonic - strengthens or invigorates organs or the entire organism
Apply diluted to area of concern.
Ok for children 6+ when diluted properly.
It is recommended to avoid this essential oil during pregnancy and lactation.
Click here for the essential oils dilution chart.
Generally regarded as safe (GRAS) by the FDA
Although the quality of Selah Oils is excellent, it is not advised to take essential oils internally unless under the guidance of a certified physician who is also certified in aromatherapy. We recommend getting internal dosing instructions from a licensed physician as some essential oils are not recommended for oral consumption. This is in no way a reflection on our oil quality, only a matter of safety and caution with respect to how concentrated essential oils are. When used within safe parameters, and under your physician's care, the quality of our essential oils is such that they can be used internally if deemed appropriate.
However, with that said, it is important to remember the extreme concentration of essential oils. "Using essential oils by rubbing them into the skin or via inhalation is in many cases more effective than oral delivery" (3. p. 96).
All cautions listed for individual oils do not include those cautions from ingestion.
Dilute well before applying.
Avoid using this oil while pregnant or breastfeeding.
Repeated use can cause contact sensitization. Can cause EXTREME skin irritation.
Use sparingly in diffuser; extended inhalation may result in irritation to nasal membranes.
Drug interaction; may inhibit blood clotting; embryotoxicity; skin sensitization; mucous membrane irritation.
General EO Cautions:
All cautions listed for individual oils do not include those cautions from ingestion. It is not advised to take essential oils internally unless under the guidance of a licensed physician who is also certified in aromatherapy.
If for any reason you get essential oils in your eyes, put carrier oil along the eyebrows above the eyes and on the cheekbones below the eyes.
Do not put essential oils inside the ear canal.
This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
GC/MS Key Constituents:
Cymene <para-> 3.31%
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