Country of Origin
Color & Odor
|:||Colorless to pale yellow liquid @22C with Camphorous Odor|
|:||Insoluble in water, soluble in alcohol and oils|
|:||0.870 - 0.910 @ 20°C|
|:||1.462 - 1.472 @ 20°C|
|:||44°C (closed cup)|
|:||Ketones, Safrole, Phenolic Ethers, Borneol, Terpene Alcohol and Pinene etc.|
Plant Part Used
DESCRIPTION:Commonly known as gum camphor, true camphor, Formosa camphor, Japanese camphor and hon-sho, Camphor Oil is derived from Laurus camphora or Cinnamomum Camphora. It belongs to Lauraceae family of plants. This essential oil is a wonderful remedy for arthritis, acne, inflammation and stress that leads to depression.
CONSTITUENTS:Camphor essential oil contains beneficial compounds like Phenolic Ethers, eugenol, safrole, Pinene, Borneol, Terpene Alcohol and Ketones.
AROMATIC SUMMARY / NOTE / STRENGTH OF AROMA:Top note fragrance of Camphor Essential Oil has long lasting, pleasant and pervasive smell.
BLENDS WITH:Camphor oil is suitable to be blended with other essential oils like Melissa, cajuput, chamomile, Basil and lavender.
COMMON NAMES:This essential oil is also known as Karanja Seed Oil and Karanj Oil.
USES:Camphor Oil is instrumental in treating acne, different sorts of pains including muscular pain, coughs, rheumatism, bronchitis, flue, fever, infections, cold, arthritis, sprains, inflammation and depression. It is also used as part of vapour therapy to treat respiratory ailments.