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Aromatherapy Oils - Benzoin

Botanical name: Styrax Benzoin
Botanical family: Styraceae

Note: Base

Part of plant used: Resin

Origin: Found in Sumatra and Java. Rain forest trees (styrax), don't need to be cut down as an incision is made in which the tree heals itself. The Styrax tree is related to the coniferous family but has no cones.

Description: Vanilla like aroma.

History: Originates from the northern part of the Middle East - Iran, Iraq, Persia. Is a popular ingredient in Friars Balsam.

Properties and Indications:



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