Oil Name: Labdanum
Aroma Group: woody
Oil Type: Essential Oil
Aroma Note: middle
Odor Strength: 10%Vetiver=5%Labdanum
Description: It has a warm sweet, musky, amber scent
Supplier: New Directions Aromatics
Safety: Generally non-toxic, non-irritant, non-sensitizing
Blends Well With: Frankincense, Myrrh, sandalwood, patchouli, pine, clary sage, cypress, vetiver.
Health Benefits: Antimicrobial, antiseptic, astringent, balsamic, emmenagogue, expectorant. It is said to act as a fixative in perfumes and is widely used in the perfumery industry. It is also considered useful in skincare preparations especially for mature skin and wrinkles. Labdanum can be used to treat colds, coughs, and rheumatism. When combined with Frankincense, it is excellent for meditation.