Benzoin "Heart Note" essential oil / Sweet, Mellow, Balsamic / $40 oz. Styrax tonkinensis
The first European writer to mention benzoin is Batuta, who travelled in the East early in the fourteenth century, and from that time to the present day the drug has beer an established article of materia medica. It is largely used for incense and in the pieparation of fumigating pastilles, and enters into the well-known Friar's Balsam or compound tincture of benzoin, a favourite dressing for wounds.
A dictionary of applied chemistry, Volume 1 By Sir Thomas Edward Thorpe
Benzoin "Heart Note" essential oil is a colorless to pale liquid with a delicate, soft, sweet, ethereal balsamic bouquet of good tenacity
In natural perfumery is prized for its fixative effect in a wide range of perfume compositions as its natural soft, delicate, mellow, balsamic characteristics and tenacity are a perfect medium for melding together diverse aromatic components and extending their aromatic life. Finds use in high class florals, balsamic accords, incense perfumes, sacred essences, Oriental bouquets
Blends well with agarwood eo and co2; agalia seed abs; allspice eo and co2; ambrette seed eo, co2 and abs; angelica root eo, co2 and abs; angelica seed eo; amyris eo; anise seed eo; anise seed eo and co2; bay leaf eo and abs; beeswax abs; buddhawood eo and co2; calamus eo and co2; champa white flower eo; champa white leaf eo; cananga eo; cedarwood eo and abs; cardamom eo, co2 and abs; cassia bark eo and co2; cinnamon bark eo, co2 and abs; cocoa co2; clove bud eo, co2 and abs; costus root eo and co2; copaiba balsam eo; cistus eo and abs; cypress eo and abs; cypriol eo and co2; clover sweet abs; fenugreek eo, co2 and abs; elemi eo and abs; fir balsam abs; fir needle eo; frankincense eo, co2 and abs; glabanum eo, co2 and abs; guiacawood eo; gurjun balsam eo; juniper berry eo and co2; helichrysum eo and abs; labdanum abs and eo; lawang eo; massoia bark eo and co2; muhuhu eo; myrrh eo, co2 and abs; orris root eo, co2 and abs; nerolina eo; pachouli eo, co2 and abs; pepper black eo; peru balsam eo and abs; peppermint eo, co2 and abs; palo santo eo; oakmoss abs' pine needle eo and abs; poplar bud eo and abs; rosemary eo, co2 and abs; sandalwood eo, co2 and abs; siamwood eo; tolu balsam abs; spruce eo and abs; tonka bean abs; vanilla abs and co2; vetiver eo, co2 and abs; ylang eo and abs
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Note: Limit 10 samples per order.