Camphor has a pungent aroma and is traditionally associated with the banishing of moths to protect clothes. In some cultures, lumps of camphor would be worn around the neck for protection.
Botanical Name: Cinnamomum camphora
Country of Origin: China
Part of Plant Used: Wood, root stumps, and branches.
Method of Extraction: Steam distillation
Aroma and Appearance: Colorless pale yellow, sharp, and pungent.
Safety Data: May irritate the skin or mucous membrane
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Ingredients: Camphor Pure Essential Oil
Purpose: Blends with herb and spice essential oils.