Wild Cedarwood Virginia Essential oil – Juniperus virginiana L – USA
Cedarwood Virginia is a must have material on a perfumers palette, it is very versatile and can be used in different compositions.
Upon sniffing for the first time you will feel as if you are in a cedarwood forest, it has a semi dried woody, incense, pencil shavings, nuances of vetiver. It gives all types of fragrance accords a distinctly masculine character. Especially well-suited to fougère and woody accords.
Cedarwood Essential oil regulating and anti-dandruff properties make it very useful in products for oily hair and dandruff.
Cedarwood is native to the United States, the red cedar (also called the Virginian juniper) is a species of juniper belonging to the Cupressaceae family. It grows in the eastern regions of North America as well as southwestern France. It can reach a height of 20 meters at maturity and live for decades.
Odor Description: Sweet, Incense, woody, ambery
Country of Origin: USA
Plant Part Used: Wood
Extraction type: Steam Distillation