Slowing down and breathing deeply can be difficult when life sometimes moves at a rapid rate. It has long been understood by physicians and therapists alike that taking a deep breath can inspire tranquility and stillness. Camphor essential oil can be a passageway to full and clear breathing by helping to relieve congestion and coughs through its clean and somewhat medicinal aroma. Along with its effectiveness on the respiratory system, camphor can be used to repel insects and refresh a musty linen closet. It can be utilized for its therapeutic properties and serve as a natural acne fighter. Many people find camphor to be a powerful oil for arthritis and rheumatism. Highly recommended for aromatherapy, our camphor essential oil is of the white variety. Through the steam distillation process, camphor is extracted from the leaves of evergreen trees. The trees produce an abundance of branches and bears small clusters of white flowers and bright red berries. Botanical name: Cinnamomum camphora chemo type / variety: White origin: China extraction method: Steam distillation plant part: Leaves note: Base family: Lauraceous synonym: White camphor blends well with: Eucalyptus, and other camphoraceous aromas aroma: Peppery, medicinal, leafy, and fresh consistency: Thin color: Clear **euro droppers are not included with 100 ml bottles** safety: Follow general dilution guidelines no urgent safety issues shelf life: 2 years.