Opoponax Essential Oil
- Specification Documents
Opoponax oil is a member of the Burseraceae family. This oil has a bittersweet undertone with some herbaceousness. It is classed as a middle note and blends well with citrus, herby, minty and woodsy oils.
Opoponax is commonly used for cleansing and purification rites. It is also known to be great for the skin and helpful for calming the mind and letting go of stress.
Essential oils can be applied topically once diluted with a carrier oil. They are widely used in cosmetic goods and handmade crafts.
This information provided is for educational purposes only Botanical Name Commiphora Erythraea Origin Somalia Family Burseraceae Plant Part Crude Resin Extraction Steam Distillation Note Middle Colour Yellow to Light Red Consistency Thin Scent Opoponax has a bittersweet undertone with some herbaceousness. Blends With Citrus, herby, minty and woodsy oils. Group Herby
Any resins tend to be difficult to eliminate and can cause minor damage to the kidneys if taken internally over an extended period. Very high doses, taken over a long period of time can be dangerous. Do not exceed the recommended dose
Never use pure oils on the skin without diluting, never use internally, keep away from children and eyes, always check if there are any medical issues which could cause a problem. Seek help if you have any doubts.