Michelia Alba Leaf Essential Oil 5ml Dilution
£4.85 including VAT
Botanical Name: Michelia alba
Plant Part: Leaves
Extraction Method: Steam
Michelia alba can grow into a quite large tree with handsome leaves that are broad and vibrant, and with flowering heads that are smallish, yet tender and very aromatic. Colour: Clear light yellow Common Uses: Michelia alba is most often used for its exotic fragrance. It is growing in popularity with soap makers.
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Strength of Aroma: Strong
Michelia alba is referred to as a strong influencer of other oils. For this reason only small amounts need to be used. It is reputed to work particularly well with Neroli and Petitgrain.
Aromatic Scent: Michelia alba has a green yet light scent that has been described as exotic with a hint of tropical, and representative of new beginnings and growth.
History: The Michelia alba variety is the most exotic and costly of the Michelia family. Michelia alba has been used traditionally in temple ceremonies to mark births, deaths and holidays.
For External Use Only
The dilution is at 10% in a Jojoba and Vitamin E base which helps to preserve the oil. Being quite strong it can be diluted further if necessary and can be used straight on the skin however a patch test is always recommended to see if your skin is sensitive to the product.