E-274 - Cinnamon Leaf (Cinnamomum zeylanicum)
Oil from the leaf is relatively skin friendly, but use with caution in a massage blend.
Historical Fokelore Application
Used in massage blends – stimulating and energizing. Purported to have strong antiseptic properties.
Botanical Name:Cinnamomum zeylanicum
Also Known As:Seychelles Cinnamon, Madagascar Cinnomon
Where Grown:Sri Lanka
Plant Part Used:Steam distilled from plant leaf.
Aroma:Light Cinnamon Fragrance, Warm, Sweet
Blends With:Litsea Cubeba, Nutmeg, Ylang Ylang, Bay Rum, Frankincense, Cardamom
How Used:Oil from the leaf is relatively skin friendly, but use with caution in a massage blend.