Cedar leaf oil from Cedrus atlantica does not contain thujone. Cedarwood oil is a mixture of organic compounds considered generally safe by the FDA as a food additive preservative. Studies have shown that prolonged exposure to high levels of cedarwood oil can cause liver and pulmonary toxicity.
Beside this, what are the uses of cedarwood essential oil?
Surprisingly, cedarwood essential oil has antifungal, antiseptic, diuretic, astringent and sedative properties. It has the power to improve your skin, help with organ function, tighten muscles, improve metabolism and benefit your digestive system.
What does cedarwood essential oil blend well with?
|Essential Oil||Blends Well With|
|Bergamot||Chamomile, Geranium, Neroli, Jasmine, Rose Geranium|
|Black Pepper||Frankincense, Rosemary, Lavender, Sandalwood|
|Cedarwood||Clary Sage, Bergamot, Juniper berry, Rosemary, Frankincense, Ylang ylang|
|Chamomile||Cedarwood, Lavender, Vetiver, Cypress|
How does cedarwood help hair growth?
Rosemary is one of the best oils for enhancing hair growth, which thickens the hair. Rosemary oil is believed to increase cellular metabolism that stimulates hair growth. Cedarwood essential oil can help stimulate the hair follicles by increasing circulation to the scalp.