Cedarwood Atlas Essential Oil
Steam Distilled Essential oil from the sawdust and waste cuttings of the Cedrus atlantica tree sourced direct from the Distiller in Morocco. True Cedarwood Atlas Essential Oil is not available from any other country.
Common Name : Cedarwood Oil Atlas
INCI Name : Cedrus Atlantica Bark Oil
Origin : Morocco
CAS No: 8000-27-9
EINECS No: 295-985-9
Description : Steam Distilled Essential oil from the sawdust and waste cuttings of the Cedrus atlantica tree yielding a pale yellow coloured oil with a distinct woody scent.
Suggestions for use: This Atlas Cedarwood is related to the Cedar of Lebanon (A protected species) and has a warm woody camphoraceous top-note. Use it in massage, vaporisation and Soaps. Cedarwood Atlas Essential Oil does have a number of analyticial similarities to the much cheaper and inferior Himalayan Cedarwood Oil.
β himachalène 30 - 55 %
α himachalène 12 - 20 %
γ himachalène 6 - 14 %
α cédrène ≤ 6 %
Trans α atlantone ≤ 6 %