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Amyris Essential Oil

Amyris Essential Oil PAMYR

Amyris balsamifera (Haiti)

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Amyris Historical Snippets:

Amyris essential oil almost exclusively is from Haiti. The Haitian people name the tree “Bois Chandelle” which translates as Candle Wood. The high oil content within the branches lends itself for use as a lit torch at night. Most amyris wood is grown high in the mountains and the indigenous farmers put extreme physical effort in to bring the harvested branches back down to the distilleries for oil production.

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Amyris Essential Oil

(Amyris balsamifera)

Wood & Branches - Steam Distilled

Aromatherapeutic Uses: 

Perfumery / Fragrancing. Acts as a fixative. Also possesses antiseptic and sedative properties. [Julia Lawless, The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Essential Oils (Rockport, MA: Element Books, 1995), 82.]

 

Amyris Essential Oil Aromatherapy References:

  SYSTEMS

   Amyris Essential Oil

   Integumentary:

   

   Respiratory:

   Soothes coughs, bronchitis 

   Muscular / Skeletal:

   Reduces muscle pain, swellings

   Cardiovascular / Lymphatic:

   Lowers blood pressure, heart tonic, varicosites, hemorrhoids, cardiac fatigue, aids

   lymphatic & venous circulation, congestion

   Immune:

 

   Digestive:

 

   Endocrine:

 

   Genito-Urinary / Reproductive:

   Impotence, frigidity 

  Nervous Brain/ Mind:

   Relaxant, eases tension, stress, insomnia

Sheppard-Hanger, Sylla. The Aromatherapy Practitioner Reference Manual: Atlantic Institute of Aromatherapy, 1999. Print.

 

Amyris Essential Oil Key Constituents:

Below constituent ranges comprise 68% of the data within the normal distribution curve.
Growing conditions, geographic regional variation or plant chemotype can change constituent levels or constituents themselves.

Valerianol 15.1–21.5%

 a-Eudesmol 4.4–16.2%

 7-epi-a-Eudesmol 0–10.7%

 10-epi-g-Eudesmol 5.3–9.7%

 Elemol 6.6–9.1%

b-Sesquiphellandrene 1.5–8.6%

g-Eudesmol 6.6–8.0%

b-Eudesmol 3.2–7.9%

a-Zingiberene 0–5.2%

Amorpha-4,11-diene 0–3.5%

Drimenol 1.1–3.3%

ar-Curcumene 1.3–2.5%

Selina-3,7(11)-diene 1.3–2.5%

g-Curcumene 0–2.3%

Cadina-4,11-diene 0–1.5%

b-Dihydroagarofuran 0.2–1.3%

a-Agarofuran 0.3–1.2%

(E)-Nerolidol 0.4–1.1%

a-Acoradiene 0–1.0%

(Source: Tisserand & Young. Essential Oil Safety, A Guide For Health Care Professionals: Second Edition 2013)

 

West Indian Sandalwood or Amyris essential oil has a soft sandalwood type aroma but without the complexity and tenacity of true sandalwood essential oils. Some think of benzoin also when profiling the odour. Some love adding a small amount of amyris to their skin moisturiser when making their own products. In addition, Amyris may help with sleep blends when diffused at bedtime.

Amyris blends well with all cedarwoods, jasmine absolute, Lavandin, Lemon and Sweet Orange.

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