Aniba rosaeodora
Pogostemon cablin
Melissa officinalis
Citrus aurantium var. amara
Melaleuca viridiflora
Citrus bergamia var. communis
Commiphora myrrha
Eucalyptus globulus
Cananga odorata var. genuina
Salvia sclarea

Rosewood

Aniba rosaeodora
Botanical name: 
Aniba rosaeodora

Soothing and supportive

Please note: The information below is meant to give a brief outline of how an oil can be applied by a trained aromatherapist.
Please do not use this information as a guide for how to use essential oils at home.

Properties and applications: 
Immune Stimulant - colds, coughs, influenza
Cytophylactic - skin rejuvenation, improving scar tissue, mature skin
Hypotensive - hypertension
Sedative - panic, shock, hysteria, fear, nervous conditions, insomnia
Family: 
Lauraceae
Country of origin: 
Brazil, Mexico, Guyana
Part of plant used: 
Wood chips
Method of extraction: 
Steam distillation
Blends with: 
Most oils.
Chemical character: 
Alcohol type
Safety information: 
No known contra-indications.
Odour profile: 
Woody and sweet, balsamic and citrus notes.
Plant description: 
A medium sized tree with red wood and yellow flowers. The tree is endangered and for this reason I do not use Rosewood in practice.
Historical use: 
The wood is traditionally used for building and is an endangered species due to forest clearance.