Legend: This highly sought after spice in mentioned numerous times in the Bible, in Exodus, God told Moses to take with him from Egypt myrrh, olive oil, bulrushes and cinnamon. The quest for this precious spice became the conquest for the Portuguese who discovered the route around the Cape to India and Sri Lanka as a result.
Heal your Body: The strong antimicrobial and anti bacterial properties of cinnamon leaf can act against pathogenic bacteria in the intestines whilst supporting intestinal flora. It is an excellent gastrointestinal stimulant, calming spams, relieving flatulence, diarrhoea, nausea and vomiting. Very useful to burn in an oil burner during a conatgious/viral disease to stop it’s air born spread, and as a disinfectant. When used in a massage oil, cimmamon’s warming effects help relieve aches and chills in the early stages of cold and flu. It is also helpful for older peoople’s general debility during the winter months.
Botanical Name: Cinnamomum Zeylanicum
Place of Origin: Sri Lanka
Plant Part: Leaves
Colour: Golden Yellow
Consistency: Thin to Medium
Strength of Aroma: Strong
Aromatic Scent: Cinnamon Leaf oil has a spicy, warm, clove-like smell.
Common Method of Extraction: Steam Distilled
Directions: There are many ways to use essential oils, such as burning them in an oil burner, but remember never apply neat to the skin unless it has been mixed with a carrier oil such as jojoba first. For more ways to use essential oils please visit our Methods of use section.
Warnings: Not for internal use. Avoid contact with eyes. Not to be used neat on the body. Always dilute. Adults Only. Keep out of reach of children. If symptoms persist consult your healthcare practitioner. Avoid whilst pregnant. Not recommended for sensitive skin.
Magnifiscense Essential Oils should not be used as a substitute for medical or psychological care. Appropriate use of the product is expressly your responsibility.