Pinon Pine Essential Oil
Pinon Pine is a small evergreen tree with bluish-green curved needles.
- Botanical Family: Pinaceae
- Other Common Names: Pinyon Pine
- Part of Plant Used: Resin, Needles, Twigs, Branches
- Method of Extraction: Steam Distillation
- Variations: There are several different types of pine including Black Pine, Maritime Pine, Norway Pine, Scots Pine, and White Pine.
- Chemistry: Pinon Pine is comprised of monoterpenes (α-pinene, β-phellandrene, β-pinene) and esters (bornyl acetate).
- Musculoskeletal: aches, inflammation, and pains.
- Immune System: immune support for allergies
- Respiratory: soothes coughs and inflammation
- Nervous System: uplifting during times of emotional fatigue and depression
- Energetics: evokes deep breathing to drive away physical and emotional fatigue
- Spiritual: supports the Root, Heart, and Crown Chakras focusing on supporting love and relationships and expansive higher levels of consciousness
- Scent Profile: Mid to Top note that has a fruity-floral aroma with a deep earthy undertone
- Longevity: The aroma of Pinon Pine can last up to 20 hours.
- Fragrance Classification: Woody
- Blends well with: Balsam Fir, Douglas Fir, Scots Pine, Maritime Pine, Silver Fir, Frankincense, Eucalyptus Radiata, Grapefruit, Niaouli, Lavender, Sandalwood, Tangerine
- Skin sensitization if oxidized
Products Using Pinon Pine 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.