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 essential oil to your favorite skin care products and apply topically or massage into the scalp for the appearance of healthy-looking hair.
Cedarwood (Cedrus atlantica) essential oil’s woodsy, warm, balsamic aroma creates a relaxing, calming, and comforting atmosphere when diffused to help support a relaxing nighttime routine. The cleansing and moisturizing properties associated with Cedarwood also make it a great addition to your favorite skin care products. When applied topically, it can help maintain the appearance of healthy, youthful skin. You can also massage Cedarwood oil into your scalp to enhance the appearance of healthy-looking hair.
How to Use |AromaticTopical
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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 deodorizer
  • 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 essential oil
Suggested Uses

Suggested Uses

APPLICATIONS
  • Diffuse Cedarwood in the evening to create a relaxing atmosphere and help neutralize odors.
  • 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, Tea Tree, 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.
  • Add Cedarwood to your favorite lotions and skin care products to help cleanse and moisturize the skin.
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.
EXPERIENCE
Cedarwood essential oil has a warm, relaxing aroma that is soothing when diffused. It can be used topically on skin and hair to moisturize and condition.
LABEL DIRECTIONS
Topical: Apply 2–4 drops directly to desired area. Dilution not required, except for the most sensitive skin. Use as needed.
Aromatic: Diffuse up to 1 hour 3 times daily.
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) FOUND: 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
Cedarwood essential oil joined the Young Living family in 1994.