Latin Name : Styrax Benzoin
Part Of Plant Used : Resin
Source : Phillipines
Extraction Method : Solvent Extraction
The therapeutic properties of benzoin oil include: Anti-inflammatory, anti-oxidant, antiseptic and astringent. It is soothing, warming and stimulating.
Benzoin Essential Oil has been used since ancient times as incense but also as a medicine. These days it is still mainly used in the perfumery and incense industries and fragrances some very well known brands worldwide.
Benzoin has many uses including: cuts, chapped and irritable skin. It is also said to be useful with respiratory complaints such as asthma, bronchitis and coughs. Benzoin can also be useful for combating stress related issues as well as flu.