Product Name: Oakmoss (Org.) Absolute
Latin Name: Evernia prunastri
Country of Origin: France
Method of Extraction: Solvent Extracted
General Description: Our Oakmoss (Org.) Absolute is extracted from the lichen of the Evernia prunastri plant, which is grown organically in the lush forests of France. The lichen is carefully harvested by hand and then extracted using a solvent extraction process to produce the rich and earthy Oakmoss (Org.) Absolute.
Common Uses: Oakmoss (Org.) Absolute is highly valued in perfumery for its rich, earthy, and musky aroma. It is a popular choice for creating complex and sophisticated fragrance blends, and is often used in oriental and chypre perfumes. In aromatherapy, Oakmoss (Org.) Absolute is known for its grounding and calming properties, and can be used to promote feelings of stability and security.
Characteristics: Our Oakmoss (Org.) Absolute is of the highest quality, with a dark green to brown color and a rich, earthy aroma that is musky, woody, and slightly leathery. It is a thick and viscous liquid that requires warming before use.
Blends with: Oakmoss (Org.) Absolute blends well with other resinous and woody essential oils, as well as with floral and citrus oils. It is often used in combination with other base notes such as patchouli, sandalwood, and vetiver.
Cautions: Our Oakmoss (Org.) Absolute is 100% pure and natural, and is generally considered safe for use. However, as with all essential oils, it should be used with caution and should be avoided by those with known allergies to lichen or moss.
Spiritual: Oakmoss has a long history of use in spiritual and religious ceremonies, particularly among indigenous cultures in Europe and North America. It is associated with grounding, stability, and connection to the earth, and is said to promote feelings of security and protection. It is also associated with the root chakra, and is said to help balance and open this energy center.
History: Oakmoss has been prized for its fragrance and therapeutic properties for centuries. In traditional medicine, it was used to treat a variety of ailments, including skin irritations and respiratory issues. In Europe and North America, it was commonly used in religious and cultural ceremonies to promote grounding and connection to the earth. Today, Oakmoss (Org.) Absolute is widely used in perfumery, cosmetics, and aromatherapy around the world for its rich and complex fragrance and therapeutic properties. Add a touch of earthy sophistication to your fragrance blends and body care products with our Oakmoss (Org.) Absolute today.