Cedarwood Essential Oil & It’s Uses

Cedarwood (Cedrus atlantica) Essential Oil, comes from the wood of a very tall, majestic, pyramid-shaped tree that grows in the Atlas Mountains in Algeria. Cedarwood Essential Oil is steam distilled from wood, stumps and sawdust of Atlas cedar trees.

Cedarwood Essential Oil is a yellow oil with a woody aroma.


  1. Soothe asthma, coughs, colds and other respiratory issues
    Cedarwood Essential Oil helps to facilitate relaxed respiration and encourage sleep. One of the benefits of Cedarwood Essential Oil is during attacks of bronchitis, coughs, colds, and other congestive conditions, it helps to loosen and remove mucus. Add a few drops of Cedarwood Essential Oil to a diffuser to help in breathing. By inhaling the scent of Cedarwood Essential Oil, it allows a more relaxed respiration and encourage sleep.
  2. Skin Care
    Cedarwood Essential Oil is reputable for soothing blemishes, reducing their appearance and the chance of experiencing future breakouts. Diluting Cedarwood Essential Oil into carrier oil, body lotion, unscented face wash or a moisturizer can help the skin to rid-off any impurities and excess oil. This will kills bacteria, prevents or destroy fungal infections and decrease inflammation as well as peeling.
  3. Dandruff
    Cedarwood Essential Oil, due to its therapeutic benefits of a grounding oil, can naturally help reduce hair loss. It can be diluted into unscented shampoo and conditioner before being used.This will encourage new hair growth and enhances the appearance of more voluminous hair.
  4. For pain, stiffness and inflammation
    Cedarwood Essential Oil is a circulatory stimulant and when diluted with a carrier oil and used on affected areas, it can help to eliminate internal pollutants, addressing water retention. Cedarwood Essential Oil is also reputed for its ability to treat urinary tract infections as it is a strong antiseptic and also helps to increase the flow or urine.
  5. Stress Relief
    Cedarwood Essential Oil has a calming property which can relax the body, and in turns, helps to enhance concentration while decreasing hyperactivity. The soothing scent of Cedarwood Essential Oil is known to reduce harmful stress and ease tension, which allows the body’s ample rest, helps to clear the mind, and eventually encourages the onset of restful sleep that is both restorative and reparative.

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