Saro Essential Oil
Saro is a small flowering aromatic shrub native to Madagascar.
- Botanical Family: Canellaceae
- Part of Plant Used: Leaves
- Method of Extraction: Steam Distillation
- Variations: None
- Chemistry: Saro's main constituents are oxides/ethers (1,8 cineole)
- Immune System: supports the immune system
- Musculoskeletal: relieves tension
- Respiratory: helps with the symptoms of sinus and upper respiratory inflammations and seasonal ailments.
- Skin: soothes oily skin and skin infections while improving circulation
- Nervous System: helps with focus by clearing the mind
- Emotional: energizing and awakening
- Spiritual: supports the Sacral, Heart, and Throat Chakras with balancing energies surrounding the truth and loving relationships
- Scent Profile: top to mid note with a warm eucalyptus-like aroma
- Longevity: The aroma of Saro can last up to 80 hours.
- Fragrance Classification: Herbaceous
- Blends well with: Balsam Fir, Black Spruce, Cypress, Eucalyptus, Green Myrtle, Lavender, Lemon, Peppermint, Palmarosa, Tea Tree, Thyme ct linalool, Thyme ct thymol
- Essential oils high in 1,8 cineole can cause CNS and breathing problems in young children. Do not apply to or near the face of infants or children.
Products Using Saro 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.