Magnolia Essential Oil
The Magnolia tree has green leaves and white flowers with spear-shaped petals.
- Botanical Family: Magnoliaceae
- Other Common Names: Michelia alba, White Champaca, White Sandalwood
- Part of Plant Used: Flowers
- Method of Extraction: Steam Distillation
- Variations: Magnolia is also known as White Champaca and related to other variations of Champaca.
- Chemistry: Magnolia is high in monoterpene alcohols (linalool).
- Immune System: provides immune support
- Respiratory: helps decongest the respiratory tract
- Musculoskeletal: soothes muscular inflammation
- Reproductive: supports PMS symptom relief, aphrodisiac
- Skin: indicated for dry skin, also helps soothe minor scars and abrasions
- Nervous System: helps with stress and improves memory and focus
- Scent Profile: Mid note with a sweet, fruity aroma
- Longevity: The aroma of Magnolia can last up to 100-200 hours.
- Fragrance Classification: Floral
- Blends well with: Bergamot, Champaca, Cedarwood, Copaiba, Gardenia, Ginger, Green Apple, Grapefruit, Helichrysum, Jasmine, Lemon Verbena, Lilac, Lily of the Valley, Nag Champa, Neroli, Oakmoss, Patchouli, Peach, Roman Chamomile, Rose, Sage, Sandalwood, Sweet Orange, Tuberose, Vetiver, Water Lily, Ylang Ylang, Yuzu
- No known issues
Products Using Magnolia Essential Oil
- 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.