AroMed’s organic benzoin resin oil is extracted from Styrax tonkinensis resin and blended with ethanol to improve usability. This oil has a thick, sticky consistency with a sweet, vanilla-like aroma. As a base note, this oil is wonderful for grounding perfume and massage blends. Benzoin has been used for centuries in Asia and India as an incense and perfume. It combines well with other resinous oils such as frankincense and sandalwood, as well as floral or spiced notes.
Latin Name: Styrax tonkinesis
Country of Origin: France
Extraction Method: Ethanol extraction from resin
Notes: Base note with a sweet and resinous aroma.
Caution: Avoid while pregnant. Not for internal use.
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