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Refreshing Ravensara Essential Oil is steam distilled from the leaves of Ravensara aromatica, a member of the Laurel family. Organically harvested in Madagascar, this oil is known to be gentle yet quite clarifying and effective. It is rare to find an oil that is so powerful yet so easily tolerated by sensitive skin. Aromatic applications are endless and we like to refer to this essence as the Echinacea of aromatherapy.
Botanical Name: Ravensara aromatica
Botanical Family: Lauraceae
Extraction Method: Steam distilled
Part of Plant Distilled: Leaves
Country of Origin: Madagascar
Cultivation Method: Organic
Composition: 100% Ravensara aromatica
Scent Description: Clarifyingly camphorous, with herbaceous notes of Eucalyptus, Rosemary, and wood.
In Living Libations: Illume, Breathing Balm, and Deep Breathing Blend.
Blends well with: Eucalyptus, Frankincense, Peppermint, Oregano, Tea Tree, Lavender, Tamanu, and Bergamot.
Uses: An aromatherapy tonic for the inertia of the winter months. Excellent in a diffuser or salt pipe. Essential for inhalation in air travel. Clarifying as a chest balm. Add a couple of drops to a warm sea salt bath. Cleansing and clarifying for skincare.
Constituents: High levels of limonene, linalool, alpha-pinene, delta carene, sabinene, and a host of other potent botanical compounds.
Our Ravensara Essential Oil revitalizes body and mind. Hailing from the nourishing rain forests of Madagascar, this oil is non-irritating and may be used neat like you would tea tree essential oil. It is an uplifting essence that offers crystalline clarity for skin, cerebral spheres, and soul.
"Ravensara is of particular value because it is extremely well tolerated, whether inhaled or applied topically. Its mellowness is on par with true lavender."
~ Kurt Schnaubelt, Advanced Aromatherapy