Katrafay, (Cedrelopsis grevei) Essential Oil

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Katrafay Essential Oil

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Botanical binomial: Cedrelopsis grevei

Family: Rutaceae

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Country of Origin: Madagascar

Part of plant used in production: Bark

Methods of production: Steam distillation

Description: Katrafay is a deciduous bush tree endemic to Madagascar. The stem bark is bitter and aromatic
Characteristics: The essential oil is pale yellow with woody green tones.
Properties: Analgesic, antispasmodic, anti-flammatory
Constituents: Ishwarane, beta-elemene, alpha-copaene, Epi-Aristolochene isomer, Rotundene, alpha-muurolene, alpha-selinene, delta-cadinene,
Uses: The essential oil from bark and sometimes leaves is used in traditional medicine to relieve malaria fever and muscular fatigue. Used in perfumery to provide a masculine forest floor accord. It's dry, woody, green and earthy.
Blends well with Bergamot, cedarwood atlas, clary sage, geranium, lavender, lemon, sweet marjorom, neroli, orange, sandalwood, ylang-ylang.
Safety: For topical use only. May be sensitizing for some people. Avoid using during pregnancy.