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Camphor Essential Oil
|Botanical Name||Cinnamomum Caamphora|
Description: Camphor essential oil has sharp characteristic scents that when released, give cool and refreshing aromas. Camphor essential oil is said to allow the ease of pain and relaxation in the body and muscles.
Properties: Camphor essential oil is said to hold health benefits that encourage the boost of activity of the circulatory system as well as being a powerful decongestant for the throat and lungs. It is also said to help relax the brain and temporarily desensitize the nerves while also acting as an insecticide.
Contraindications/Cautions: Camphor essential oil can be dangerous for those who have an inclination for allergy or asthmatic as it has a potent aroma. It is also known to hold narcotic effects when handled, so caution is advised. People suffering from epilepsy, or are pregnant should also not use Camphor essential oil.