Copaiba Balsam Essential Oil
Copaiba is used in aromatherapy as an analgestic agent, helping to reduce pain and inflammation. It is touted for its ability to ease the pain of headaches and migraines. Copaiba Balsam has a warm honey scent like honey. Rich and pleasant, it is easily identifiable as a base note. In perfumery it is commonly found in Oriental blends and lends itself well to blends using aphrodisiac oils.
Botanical Name: Copaifera spp
Main Constituents: β-Caryophyllene: 50%
Plant Part: Crude Resin
Processing Method: Steam Distilled
Description / colour / Consistency: A medium to heavy yellow to brownish liquid that darkens when exposed to air.
Aromatic Summary / Note / Strength of Aroma: A base note of medium aroma, Copaiba Balsam has a warm honey scent like honey. Rich and pleasant, it is easily identifiable as a base note.
Blends With: Oils from the floral and spice familes, oils with Oriental bases, and with the aphrodisiac oils – Rose, Jasmine, Sandalwood, and Frankincense. It can also support the softer qualities of oils such as Ylang-ylang or Vanilla.
When you purchase our oils I recommend speaking to a health professional before beginning any kind of topical application. Some oils may interfere with prescription medication, homeopathic remedy or your present health condition.