Amyris Sandalwood Essential Oil


Amyris Essential Oil by Wild As The Wind is a premium quality aromatherapy oil, suitable for therapeutic purposes.

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Amyris Sandalwood Essential Oil

Amyris Aromatherapy Oil is also known as West Indian Sandalwood Essential Oil, and is sometimes used as a more affordable alternative to Sandalwood Aromatherapy Oil. However, Amyris Essential Oil is not an actual Sandalwood Oil, even though it shares some similar benefits.

Amyris is actually a genus of plants within the citrus family. Some Amyris species exude a resin referred to as Elemi, from which Elemi Essential oil is made. This is why Amyris Essential Oil and Elemi Essential Oil share similar aromatic characteristics and healing benefits.

Amyris Essential Oil Aroma

The aroma of Amyris Essential Oil is, in some ways, similar to that of Mysore Sandalwood Aromatherapy Oil, but the difference is unmistakable, all the same.

Amyris Essential Oil has a very pleasant aroma :: it is gentle & warm, almost balsamic, with woody undertones. It also has mild vanilla and citrus notes intermingling with the deeper woody notes.

Amyris Aromatherapy Oil is a base note in perfumery.

Amyris Essential Oil is considerably less expensive than Sandalwood Mysore Essential Oil.

Amyris Essential Oil Attributes

Amyris Essential Oil is considered to be uplifting, but also calming at the same time. It is ideally used for relaxation purposes, especially before bedtime.

Like Sandalwood diffusing Amyris Essential Oil can help achieve mental clarity and improved mental focus.

And, like Sandalwood Essential Oil, Amyris exerts very positive effects on skin health when used topically. It helps to regenerate skin and decelerate signs of ageing. It will also soften and soothe dry, irritated skin.

In addition, the topical application of Amyris Essential Oil is beneficial because it is a muscle relaxant, emollient, as well as being an antiseptic.

Amyris Essential Oil can also be used aromatically for the symptomatic relief of coughs and colds, due to it’s decongestant qualities, although there are better essential oils for this purpose, including:

Amyris Essential Oil Benefits At A Glance

antiseptic + antiphlogistic + aphrodisiac + balsamic + decongestant +  emollient + expectorant + fixative + hypotensive + muscle relaxant + sedative

Amyris Essential Oil Safety

There are no known adverse effects of Amyris Essential Oil when it is used safely.

Amyris Essential Oil Viscosity

Amyris Essential Oil is one of a few very viscous essential oils which will not flow in a cold environment. Even in hot weather it can be difficult to get Amyris Essential Oil moving.

Most of us end up taking the plastic dropper insert out of the bottles.

Prior to doing this, first try rolling your Amyris Essential Oil bottle vigorously between your palms for a minute to warm it up, or put it in a pocket, close to a warm part of your body for ten minutes.

Hopefully the flow rate will be much improved.

Amyris Aromatherapy Oil Blends Well With

Amyris Essential Oil Interesting Fact

The Amyris tree is referred to as Torchwood in many historical texts because Amyris was traditionally used to make torches. This is because the high resin content of the Amyris wood meant that torches would continue to burn for long periods of time.

Wild As The Wind Essential Oils

Wild As The Wind Essential Oils are premium quality, therapeutic grade aromatherapy oils.

Professional therapists use Wild As The Wind Essential Oils, including Osteopaths and Massage Therapists.

Wild As The Wind Essential Oils are also used domestically, for home remedies as well as in green cleaning products etc.

Wild As The Wind Essential Oils Are Suitable For:

  • diffusing & nebulising
  • diluting to make body & bath oils (1% dilution)
  • using in your household first aid kit (average 2% dilution)
  • adding to your shampoos, conditioners & liquid soaps (5 drops per 100ml)
  • diluting to make face oils (2% dilution)
  • formulating effective household cleaners & sanitisers (average 5% dilution)

Wild As The Wind Customer Ratings:

Etsy: 5 stars Facebook: 5 stars Google: 4.9 stars

Wild As The Wind Essential Oil Availability

Wild As The Wind Essential Oils are available in the UK & Europe.

Wild As The Wind Customer Guarantees

Wild As The Wind essential oils are cruelty free & vegan friendly. They are also some of the purest, most bio-active essential oils in the world.

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