Cedarwood Essential Oil

(Cedrus atlantica)
With a warm balsamic aroma, Cedarwood essential oil can help create a calming and comforting atmosphere when diffused. Add Cedarwood to your favourite skin care products & apply topically or massage into the scalp for healthy-looking hair.
Cedarwood (Cedrus atlantica) has a warm, woodsy aroma that creates a comforting, uplifting experience. Use Cedarwood oil to add its invigorating scent to your life through aromatic and topical uses.

Young Living Cedarwood essential oil is a great way to enhance your favourite beauty products. You’ll want to use it for its fresh, earthy aroma, in addition to its ability to smooth the look of skin and shine hair. You can also create a calming yet powerful environment when you diffuse this oil or add it to massage oil blends.

You can find Cedarwood in Young Living products such as Grounding™, Highest Potential™, and Brain Power™ essential oil blends and Cel-Lite Magic™ massage oil.

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Product Snapshot

Product Snapshot

Features & Benefits
  • Creates a relaxing, calming, and comforting atmosphere when diffused to support a relaxing nighttime routine
  • Helps maintain the appearance of youthful skin and healthy-looking hair
  • Has skin-cleansing properties
  • Is a natural deodoriser
  • Includes naturally occurring constituents that are high in sesquiterpenes
Aromatic Profile
From the bottle: Warm, woody aroma
Key Constituents
  • Alpha-himachalene
  • Beta-himachalene
  • Gamma-himachalene
  • Delta-cadinene
Ingredients

Ingredients

Ingredients
Cedrus atlantica† (Cedarwood) bark oil
†100% pure, therapeutic-grade essential oil
Suggested Uses

Suggested Uses

Applications
  • Diffuse Cedarwood in the evening to create a relaxing atmosphere and help neutralise odours.
  • Apply 1–2 drops onto your pillow before going to bed.
  • Add a couple of drops to a DIY outdoor spray blended with oils such as Citronella, Rosemary, Melaleuca Alternifolia, Myrtle, Clove, or Lemongrass to use at sporting events or while camping.
  • Pamper yourself with an at-home scalp massage. Warm a few drops between your hands and rub it into your scalp for healthy-looking hair.
  • Cleanse, smooth and moisturise the skin by adding Cedarwood to your favourite creams or other skin care products.
  • Place a few drops in your shampoo and conditioner for shinier-looking hair.
  • Create custom scents featuring Cedarwood on its own or as a base for your own signature scent. Try combining it with essential oils such as Melaleuca Alternifolia, Orange, or Bergamot.
Where to Diffuse
  • Set yourself up for a restful evening with a soothing, honey-like aroma.
  • Discover the quiet moments with a balance of sweet and earthy fragrances to support focus.
  • Enjoy the outdoors annoyance free with Cedarwood blended with oils such as Rosemary, Melaleuca Alternifolia, Myrtle, Clove, or Lemongrass.
Experience
Cedarwood essential oil has a warm, relaxing aroma that is soothing when diffused. It can be used topically on skin and hair to moisturise and condition.
Label Directions
Topical: Apply 2–4 drops directly to desired area. Dilution not required, except for sensitive skin.
Aromatic: Diffuse up to 1 hour 3 times daily.
Storage: Keep in a cool, dark place.
Diffuser Blends
Autumn Romance Blend
  • 3 drops Cedarwood Essential Oil
  • 2 drops Patchouli Essential Oil
  • 2 drops Geranium (or Jasmine) Essential Oil
My Best Self Blend
  • drops Wintergreen Essential Oil
  • 3 drops Cypress Essential Oil
  • 3 drops Cedarwood Essential Oil
  • 3 drops Idaho Balsam Fir Essential Oil
Playtime Blend
  • 3 drops Grapefruit Essential Oil
  • 3 drops Lemon Essential Oil
  • 3 drops Bergamot Essential Oil
  • 1 drop Cedarwood Essential Oil
Orange Creamsicle Blend
  • 5 drops Orange essential oil
  • 5 drops Cedarwood essential oil
A Bloom of One’s Own Blend
  • 5 drops Jasmine Essential Oil
  • 4 drops Cedarwood Essential Oil
  • 2 drops Frankincense Essential Oil
  • 1 drop Idaho Balsam Fir Essential Oil
Dreamland Express Blend
  • 4 drops Lavender Essential Oil
  • 2 drops Cedarwood Essential Oil
  • 2 drops Vetiver Essential Oil
  • 2 drops Geranium Essential Oil
A Bloom of One’s Own Blend
  • 5 drops Jasmine Essential Oil
  • 4 drops Cedarwood Essential Oil
  • 2 drops Frankincense Essential Oil
  • 1 drop Idaho Balsam Fir Essential Oil
Tree Farm Blend
  • 3 drops Idaho Blue Spruce Essential Oil
  • 2 drops Pine Essential Oil
  • 2 drops Cedarwood Essential Oil
Commute Conqueror Blend
  • 6 drops Lime Essential Oil
  • 2 drops Eucalyptus Radiata Essential Oil
  • 4 drops Copaiba or Cedarwood Essential Oil
Cautions: Keep out of reach of children. For external use only. Keep away from eyes and mucous membranes. If you are pregnant, nursing, taking medication, or have a medical condition, consult a health professional prior to use. Avoid direct sunlight or UV rays for up to 12 hours after applying product.
Get to Know

Get to Know

Product Background
The biblical Cedars of Lebanon are the Cedrus libani, which are very closely related to the cedars in contemporary Cedarwood oil. Historically, ancient Egyptians used Cedarwood oil in ceremonial rites. Young Living’s Cedarwood oil comes from Morocco and the United States, and it is steam distilled from the bark of the tree. Cedarwood is a key ingredient in Brain Power™, Grounding™, Highest Potential™ and Cel-Lite Magic™ massage oil.
Scientific name: Cedrus atlantica
Botanical family: Pinaceae
Region(s) grown: Morocco, USA; Cedrus atlantica is the species most closely related to the biblical Cedars of Lebanon.
Plant part used: Bark
Extraction method: Steam distilled
YL Region: Most Young Living Cedarwood essential oil comes from Morocco