Lilac C02 Extract
Lilacs are a species of flowering plants with beautiful intricate light purple flowers.
- Botanical Family: Oleaceae
- Part of Plant Used: Flowers
- Method of Extraction: CO2 extraction produces a waxy substance that can be used in perfuming.
- Variations: None
- Chemistry: Lilac is comprised of monoterpenes ((E)-ocimene) and monoterpene alcohols (8-oxolinalool) and benzyl methyl ether, indole,
lilac aldehyde, lilac alcohol and hydroquinone dimethyl ether.
- Perfumery: used in perfumery
- Immune System: can help to boost the immune system
- Nervous System: aids in the release of stress and anxiety
- Skin: many benefits for the skin from premature aging to soothing inflamed skin conditions
- Spiritual: supports the Sacral, Heart, and Third Eye Chakras associated with love, relationships, and higher levels of consciousness
- Scent Profile: Mid note with a very faint, sweet, floral aroma (Note: Lilac C02 extract is very expensive and the odor is so faint that it is recommended to use a Lilac fragrance oil or aroma chemical)
- Longevity: The aroma of Lilac can last up to 100 hours.
- Fragrance Classification: Floral
- Blends well with: Allspice, Amber, Bamboo, Cedarwood, Gardenia, Geranium, Grapefruit, Honey, Honeysuckle, Jasmine, Lemon, Lily of the Valley, Patchouli, Peach, Peony, Roman Chamomile, Rose, Rosewood, Sandalwood, Strawberry, Vanilla, Ylang Ylang
- No known issues, do not use during pregnancy
Products Using Lilac C02 Extract
- Coming Soon
- Arctander, Steffen. Perfume and Flavor Materials of Natural Origin. A Pathfinder Book Reprint Edition, 2017.
- “Flavor, Fragrance, Food and Cosmetics Ingredients Information.” The Good Scents Company, The Good Scents Company (TGSC), 2019, www.thegoodscentscompany.com/.
- Shutes, Jade and New York Institute of Aromatic Studies. "Foundations of Aromatherapy" and "Aromatic Scholars" Aromatherapy Certification Programs and Course Materials. 2017-2019.
- Tisserand, Robert, et al. Essential Oil Safety: a Guide for Health Care Professionals. 2nd ed., Churchill Livingstone/Elsevier, 2014.