HIGH ALTITUDE NATURALS™ Champaca (White) Absolute Oil is extracted from the flowers of Magnolia Alba plant (Magnoliales family), also known as Michelia Alba, White Champaca, White Sandalwood, or White Jade Orchid tree.
In Taiwan, the flowers are plucked from trees before they open and bunches of them are strung together on wire, to be sold at roadside to truck and taxi drivers. The flowers remain fragrant for several days, before wilting and being disposed of.
In Indonesia, the pleasantly fragrant flower is used and arranged together with Jasminum sambac as flower garland, especially wore by brides during traditional wedding ceremony. The flowers are similarly used in Thailand, where they are worn as traditional wedding garlands by the bride and groom.
In China, where it is known as bai lan, the flowers are used to prepare yulan tea. In traditional Chinese medicine, the flowers are used to move qi and relieve cough.
The White Champaca absolute oil is world famous for its wonderful charming aroma and plays a significant role in perfume and aroma therapy industries, and is one of the highly priced absolute essential oils.
White Champaca's chief natural constituents are linalool, beta-caryophyllene, beta-elemene and methyl eugenol.
White Champaca oil is used to lift up mood, relax the body and strengthen the mind. Its beautifully fragrance is widely used in the perfumery industry to create very exotic scents.
In massage therapy, Champaca oil is used to support healthy joints and muscles and has a reputation as an effective aphrodisiac, as well as an excellent skin moisturizer and rejuvenator, especially for mature skin types.
The White Champaca absolute oil is extensively used in aromatherapy techniques due to its wonderful soothing and calming properties.
Caution: Avoid during pregnancy. Using too much of this oil could impede concentration, as it is a deeply relaxing oil.
Blends well with Rose, Jasmine, Ylang Ylang, Neroli, Sandalwood, Michellia Champaca, p-cresol methylether, benzaldehyde, nerol, cineol aldehyde. and other floral scents.