Aroma: Evergreen, woodsy, sweet, resinous, and familiar
Latin Name: Pinus grandis
Country of Origin: Finland
Cultivation Method: Conventionally grown
Extraction Method: Steam distilled
Extracted From: Needles
Color: Colorless to pale yellow
Perfumery Note: Top
Consistency: Thin liquid
Aromatherapy Properties: Invigorating and refreshing
Suggested Use: The aroma may help with cough and congestion. It can also be added to cleaning recipes to offer a powerfully fresh aroma. During the holidays, it is a favorite and familiar scent to diffuse, remininiscent of Christmas trees.
Topically, it can be found in a variety of muscle rub products, and helps with aches, stiffness, and circulation. Dilute this essential oil to 2% with topical use, which equals about 10 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.
History: This tree gets its botanical name, Pinus grandis, for its grand tallness. It can reach over 200 feet tall.
Specific Safety Information: Not for internal use. Dilute properly with topical use. Pine essential oil has a limited shelf life; store away from heat, sun, and air. Oxidized oils can cause skin sensitivity. Some essential oils may be contraindicated with certain medical conditions. Ask your doctor if you have any questions before use.
This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration and is not intended to diagnose, treat, prevent, or cure a disease.