Amyris oil is obtained by steam distillation of wood from this tree that belongs to the rue family. The oil has a pleasantly woody with a balsamic touch.
Specific Gravity : 0.940 - 0.980 @ 72°F
Refractive Index : 1.498 - 1.526 @ 72°F
Antiseptic, balsamic, sedative, calming and an aid to stress relief. It has sedative properties and helps during meditation. Muscle relaxant, emollient, soothing agent, stimulant.
Benefits & Uses :
It has antiseptic, balsamic, sedative & calming properties and aids in providing relief from stress. It also acts as muscle relaxant, soothing agent, emollient and stimulant. Further, it is also used as a room fragrance or mood fragrance, fixative or as component of soap fragrance. It also has limited use in flavoring work especially liqueurs.
Amyris essential oil has been used for wound washes, influenza, childbirth recovery, diarrhea.
Sandalwood , Valerianol Elemol
Plant Parts Used
Color & Odor
Pale yellow in color with a warn, sweety , musky aroma.