Botanical Name: Pinus Sylvestris.
Plant Part: Needles and Twigs
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Plant Description: A tall evergreen tree with a reddish back, gray/green needles, pointed brown cones, and orange flowers.
Color: colorless or a very pale yellow.
Aromatic Fragrance: Fresh, Anti-septic aroma, fresh, sharp, clean, balsamic a little camphory, earthy and woody.
Aromatic Strength: Strong
Common Applications: Bath, Compress, Inhalation
Typically Used By: Aromatherapists, Cosmeticians.
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: Citronella, Clary Sage, Coriander, Cypress, Eucalyptus, Frankincense, Juniper, Lavender, Myrrh, Rosemary, Spikenard and Tea Tree.
Cautions: Although Pine Scotch Oil is considered safe since it is non-toxic and non-irritant, it should still be used with care on the skin since it can cause irritation in high dosage and may sensitize the skin as well.