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Arborvitae Essential Oil

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Botanical name: Thuja plicata
Distillation method: steam distilled
Plant part: wood
Note: base
Scent: earthy, woody, warm
Blends well with: Cedarwood, Birch, Cassia, Eucalyptus
Main chemical constituents: Methyl thujate, methyl myrtenate, alpha-terpinol

Supports the following body systems:

  • Respiratory System
  • Skin
  • Emotional Balance

Why Use Arborvitae Essential Oil?

  • Protects against environmental and seasonal threats
  • Promotes healthy cell function
  • Powerful cleansing and purifying agent
  • Natural insect repellent
  • Protects the body from harmful elements while supporting normal cell activity
  • Protects against common threats in the environment
  • Supports the skin
  • Supports the respiratory system
  • Grounding and soothing to emotional balance
  • Used by Native Americans for health benefits

Main Precautions for Arborvitae Essential Oil:

  • do not take internally
  • dilute when using topically (may cause skin irritation with prolonged use or in people with sensitive skin)
  • prolonged diffusing of Arborvitae may irritate respiratory system
  • do not use during pregnancy

Commonly used (always adhere to label instructions of your essential oils):

  • aromatic
  • topical

Learn more about how to use essential oils:

Aromatic use of essential oils

Topical use of essential oils

Disclaimer
The information presented is for educational purposes only and not intended as a substitute for medical counseling. While this essential oil has been studied to show support for the body systems mentioned above, it is not a substitute for medication and the statements made above have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease or illness.