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Cedarwood Essential Oil

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Cedarwood essential oil, (Cedrus atlantica) is imported from the USA, the oil is made by steam distilling the bark of the wood which produces a medium thickness light to golden yellow colour pure essential oil, that smells strong sweet & woody, the oil is bottled locally in South Africa.

Cedarwood essential oil has a host of impressive characteristics from health and wellbeing to anti-inflammatory and antispasmodic benefits as well as, working well in aromatherapy blends with other essential oils like Clary Sage, Frankincense, Indian Sandalwood & Lemon and in blends that tend towards masculine scents.

Did you know? Cedarwood Essential Oil is one of the oldest essential oils known to man and is said to be one of the first crude essential oils to be extracted, and it was one of the oils that the Egyptians used for spiritual & embalming purposes.

This oil also has 10 surprising health benefits, read the rest of this essential oil profile below for a comprehensive look at this amazing oil and its uses.

Use caution when using this oil, all essential oils should be diluted before using topically.

Available in the following sizes: 20ml, 50ml, 100ml, 500ml, 1L, 5L, 20L, 25L

Packaged in either Glass or HDPE containers, you can expect a shelf life of 5 years.

This Cedarwood essential oil is part of the dis natuurlik. Essential Oil Collection

Cedarwood Essential Oil

10 Benefits of Cedarwood Essential Oil:

  • Diffusing this essential oil has been shown to benefit cognitive function, particularly when it comes to improving focus and attention spans.
  • Effectively reduces symptoms of ADHD by diffusing this oil in the atmosphere of a room.
  • Potent anti-inflammatory compounds have been shown to reduce inflammation in joints, tissues and muscles while providing natural localised pain relief.
  • Packed full of antioxidants, gives dull, lacklustre skin the nourishment it needs at a cellular level while repairing, strengthening and re-energising your complexion helping it look rejuvenated.
  • Stimulates hair follicles to trigger circulation in the scalp, helping to catalyse hair growth, helping to treat hair loss and return your scalp to health.
  • Effective in treating nearly all types of spasms and related conditions, whether it is spasms in the respiratory system, intestines, muscles, heart or nerves.
  • Antispasmodic and clearing properties make this essential oil a great natural remedy for coughs, colds and congestion.
  • Often used in aromatherapy thanks to its ability to relieve tension and stress, its active compounds include Cedrol, which is a natural sedative, as well as having the ability to stimulate serotonin production, helping to improve your mood instantly.
  • Powerful anti-inflammatory compounds can help to soothe and calm irritated skin, helping to effectively reduce acne & eczema flare-ups.
  • Balances sebum oil production to help reduce breakouts, blemishes and even pigmentation.
  • Works as a natural insect and pest repellent.

Wood Essential Oil Diffuser that is perfect for Cedarwood Essential Oil Diffusion

6 Easy Ways to Use Cedarwood Essential Oil:

  • Diffuse the Cedarwood essential oil to help you to focus while studying or reading
  • For relaxing sleep, use in combination with Juniper berry & Frankincense Essential Oils for a relaxing aromatherapy experience just before bed.
  • Add 1-2 drops of this essential oil to your facial toner or cleanser for added clarifying properties.
  • Place a drop of this essential oil on a cotton bud and place it in a closet to keep moths at bay.
  • Diffuse in the classroom to promote feelings of calm for children suffering from ADHD.
  • Dilute a few drops of this essential oil with Fractionated coconut oil and apply to areas of pain or your temples and back of neck to treat headaches and other body & muscle pains and spasms.

Cedarwood Essential Oil Usage Instructions:

  • Diffusion: Use five to six drops in a diffuser/ oil burner of your choice.
  • Topical use: Apply this oil to your skin by mixing no more than 4-5 drops of this oil for every 5ml of body lotion or carrier oil. (Always dilute essential oils with a carrier oil to minimise any skin sensitivity.)
  • Essential oil perfume: Add 80 drops of carrier oil to an amber bottle (50ml+), With a dropper, add in 10 drops of essential oils that contain base notes, followed by 5 drops of headnotes, and 5 drops of heart notes, seal the bottle and shake well, label and store in a cool dark place.

Cedarwood Essential Oil is made from the wood of the Cedar tree

Cedarwood Essential Oil Properties:


Cedarwood Essential Oil

Botanical Name:

Cedrus atlantica

Main constituents:

B-Himachalene, a-Himachalene, Cedrol, (E)-a-Atlantone, Gamma-Himachalene, Deodarone, (E)-Gamma-Atlantone, Himachalol, Isocedranol

Country of origin:


Collection Method:

Steam distillation of the wood

Fragrance Profile:

Woody, Sweet, Strong


Light yellow but varies to golden yellow


Medium viscosity

Blends well with:

Bergamot, Cinnamon Bark, Clary Sage, Cypress, Frankincense, French Lavender, Indian Sandalwood, Lemon, Patchouli, Thyme, Vetiver

Biblical References:

"Even the cypress trees rejoice over you, and the cedars of Lebanon, saying, 'Since you were laid low, no tree cutter comes up against us.’' Isaiah 14:8

Safety & Warnings:

  • A skin test is recommended prior to use.
  • Dilute with a suitable carrier oil before using topically to lower the risk of skin sensitisation and or irritation.
  • Skin sensitivity in rare cases.
  • Do not use near broken skin or internally
  • Do not ingest
  • Keep out of reach of children.
  • Pregnant, nursing or under a doctors care? Consult your Healthcare Physician for the correct application of this product.
  • Avoid contact with your eyes, inner ears and sensitive areas.

Cedarwood Essential Oil made from the wood of the cedar tree


Cedarwood Essential Oil Product Specifications & Options:

Quality Grade:

Therapeutic Grade Essential Oil (A-Grade)

Available in the following sizes:

20ml, 50ml, 100ml, 500ml, 1L, 5L, 20L, 25L

Wholesale Cedarwood Essential Oil:

Available in various 20ml wholesale pack sizes, suitable for Resellers:

5 Units, 25 Units and 50 units+

Contact us for more information and pricing.

Bulk Cedarwood Essential Oil:

Available in various bulk sizes, suitable for Manufacturers:

50ml, 100ml, 500ml, 1L, 5L, 20L & 25L

Contact us for more information and pricing.

Packaging types:

Glass dropper bottle for (20ml, 50ml, 100ml)

Glass Bottle for (500ml)

Plastic HDPE jerry can for (1L, 5L, 20L, 25L)

Shelf Life:

Up to 5 years shelf life, if proper storage instructions are followed.

Please refer to the packaging labels for expiry dates.

Storage Instructions:

* Pure Essential oils like this Cedarwood essential oil should be kept in a cool (below 22°C) dark place (no sunlight) to maintain freshness & to obtain maximum shelf life.