Camphor essential oil has a strong, crisp scent and is produced from Camphor trees that are at least fifty years old. It has a variety of uses including soothing nervous tension and lifting low moods.
Try it also for respiratory problems, coughs, and chills or just make use of its warming properties if you are feeling cold. It’s also known as an effective insect repellent, particularly for moths.
Please be aware that this oil should not be used if you are pregnant, have epilepsy, or asthma. It can also be toxic and should not be used for aromatherapy massage. Use with great care if applying in any form of mix or blend to the skin.