HIGH ALTITUDE NATURALS™ Cinnamon leaf Essential oil is steam-distilled from the leaves of Cinnamomum verum plant - called true cinnamon tree or Ceylon cinnamon tree - a small evergreen tree belonging to the family Lauraceae, native to Sri Lanka.
Cinnamon leaf oil has a long list of therapeutic and skin care benefits. It helps soothe stiff and aching muscle and joints through a massage oil or other cosmetic preparations. Cinnamon is an excellent ingredient to add into a deep tissue massage oil.
Cinnamon leaf oil works wonders in anti-aging treatment. It is believed to stimulate collagen levels in skin, thus increasing elasticity and improving the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles by plumping the skin and improving skin tone, as well as restore the shine and suppleness of skin.
Cinnamon leaf oil's anti-oxidant properties help fight free radicals on the skin caused by the environmental pollutants. Cinnamon oil can also be used to nourish the scalp and stimulate hair follicles.
Cinnamon's refreshing fragrance is extensively used in making perfumes. Cinnamon oil blends well with other essential oils, such as, lemon, rosemary, geranium, lavender, cardamom.
Caution: Cinnamon is considered a "hot" oil and should be use in very small amounts. Perform a patch test before using Cinnamon oil on skin. Dilute with a carrier oil or other cosmetic preparations. Do not apply undiluted. Do not take internally. Discontinue use if irritation occurs. Consult with healthcare professional.
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