Health Benefits: anti septic, astrigent, diuretic, expectorant, insecticide, tonic, anti spasmodic. Also great in treating acne, arthritis, bronchitis, dandruff, dermatitis, stress and kidney disorders.
Note: may produce irritations on the skin if used in high concentrations. Pregnant women should avoid its use altogether, and others should speak with their doctor before using it. Cedarwood oil cannot be ingested in any quantity. It is a highly potent oil, and can cause vomiting, nausea, and thirst, and extensive damage to the digestive system.
Botanical Name: Cedrus atlantica