Aroma: Fresh, green, and woody. Spruce needle is softer and sweeter in aroma than other evergreen essential oils.
Latin Name: Picea mariana
Country of Origin: Canada
Cultivation Method: Harvested from wild growing plants
Extraction Method: Steam distilled
Extracted From: Needles
Color: Colorless to pale yellow
Perfumery Note: Top
Consistency: Thin liquid
Aromatherapy Properties: Refreshing and invigorating
Suggested Use: The aroma of evergreen has been used to help improve breathing. Topically, it is popular to use as a muscle rub. Dilute to 2% in a carrier oil with topical use. This equals about 10 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.
History: Native to Canada, black spruce is the offical tree of the province of Newfoundland and Labrador.
Specific Safety Information: Not for internal use. Dilute properly with topical use. Some essential oils may be contraindicated with certain medical conditions. Ask your doctor if you have any questions before use.
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