E-723 - Zinziba (Lippia javanica)
Golden amber colored oil with a high (thick) viscosity. Has low odor that is somewhat grassy but strangely sweet.
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Historical Folklore Application
Used in Africa for hundreds of years to ease chest and respiratory issues and to loosen mucous. In different traditional preparations it is used to reduce fever, calm all manner of skin conditions and abrasions and to aid with muscular aches and pains.
Botanical Name:Lippia javanica
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Where Grown:South Africa
Plant Part Used:Steam distilled from stems and leaves.
Aroma:Fruity, Sweet, Peppery
Blends With:Cedarwood, Grapefruit, Neroli, Palmarose, Yarrow
How Used:Golden amber colored oil with a high (thick) viscosity. Has low odor that is somewhat grassy but strangely sweet.