Peru Balsam 100% Pure Essential Oil
A towering tree cultivated in Central and South America, Peru balsam produces fruit and flowers, but its oil is sourced from its reddish-brown resin. Featuring an enticing aroma that carries notes of vanilla and cinnamon, Peru balsam oil can be found in various perfumes and skin-care products. Peru balsam has been used for a number of benefits and is highly regarded for its support of beautiful skin.
Plant Part Used
Medium. Rich & sweet, with notes of vanilla & cinnamon.
Stimulating as it calms and balances. Instills appreciation for all that is good in your life.
Blends Well With
Benzoin, Cedarwood, Cinnamon, Frankincense, Jasmine, Myrtle, Patchouli, Petitgrain, Rose, Sandalwood, Vanilla, Ylang Ylang
History of Peru Balsam
Despite its name, Peru balsam oil is not exclusive to its namesake South American country. In fact, its production is most common in the forests of El Salvador and other Central American nations. Long used in the traditions of these regions, Peru balsam resin is valued for various applications. The oil is often used to support healthy, beautiful skin. These benefits, along with its signature sweet and earthy aroma, make Peru balsam a coveted oil that is incorporated into many luxurious perfumes and skin-care creams and lotions.
Using Peru Balsam Oil
All essential oil blends are for aromatherapy use only and are not for ingesting!
This blend plays up the sweet notes of Peru balsam with an added touches of cinnamon and vanilla, for an incredibly comforting aromatherapy experience.
Place in a bowl of hot water and inhale the freeing vapors...
Bath & Shower
Add 5-10 drops to hot bath water, or sprinkle into shower steam before getting in for an at-home spa experience.
8-10 drops of essential oil per 1 ounce of carrier oil. Apply a small amount directly to areas of concern, such as muscles, skin, or joints. Work the oil gently into the skin until it is fully absorbed.
Inhale the aromatic vapors directly from the bottle, or place a few drops in a burner or diffuser to fill a room with its scent.
This oil can be used in your homemade DIY projects, such as in candles, soaps and other body care products!