Botanical Name: Michelia alba
Plant Part: Leaves
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Plant Description: Michelia Alba can grow into a quite large tree with handsome leaves that are broad and vibrant, and with flowering heads that are smallish, yet tender and very aromatic.
Color: Pale yellow to orange-yellow liquid.
Aromatic Fragrance: Michelia Alba Essential Oil has a green yet light scent that has been described as painfully exotic with a hint of tropical, and representative of new beginnings and growth.
Aromatic Strength: Strong
Common Applications: Michelia Alba Essential Oil is reputed to have mood uplifting properties, though it is most often used for its exotic fragrance. It is growing in popularity with soap makers. Michelia Alba is referred to as a strong influencer of other oils. For this reason only small amounts need to be used.
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Storage Directions: Essential Oils should be stored in a cool dry place out of direct sunlight. Essential Oils should be stored in colored glass, the most common storage method being used today are Boston Round Bottles in the amber tint.
Blends Well With: Basil, Bergamot, Cedarwood, Eucalyptus, Lemon, Lime, Mandarin, Neroli and Petitgrain.
Cautions: Avoid use during pregnancy.