Oil Name: Opopanax (Sweet Myrrh)
Aroma Group: woody
Oil Type: Essential Oil
Aroma Note: base
Description: Sweet-balsamic, spicy, warm, animal-like
Supplier: New Directions Aromatics
Safety: None known
Blends Well With: Bergamot, clary sage, coriander, fir needle, frankincense, labdanum, mimosa, myrrh, neroli, patchouli, sandalwood, and vetiver.
Health Benefits: Possibly similar to those of myrrh. Amenorrhea, arthritis, asthma, athlete’s foot, bronchitis, calms sexual excitement, catarrh, chlorosis, colds, cough, cracked heels, cuts, diarrhea, dysentery, dyspepsia, eczema, flatulence, gingivitis, gum infections, hemorrhoids, hyperthyroid, laryngitis, leucorrhea, loss of appetite, mouth ulcers, pruritis, pyorrhea, ringworm, sore throat, stomatitis, thrush, treats uterine disorders, tuberculosis, ulcers, voice loss, wasting degenerative disease, wounds, and wrinkles.