Ravintsara contains 1,8 cineole, a powerful molecule for respiratory relief.
• Cold and Flu
• Respiratory inflammation
• Decongestant & Expectorant (reduces swelling and helps release mucous)
• Immune system stimulant
Safety: oils with 1,8 cineole should be used with caution around those with asthma or comprimised immunity.
Latin Name: Cinnamomum camphora ct 1,8 cineole
Plant Origin: Madagascar
Botanical Family: Lauraceae
Plant Part: Leaves
Chemical Family: Oxides, Monoterpenes
Aroma: Herbaceous, Camphoracous
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- At a Glance:
- Ravintsara contains less 1,8 cineole than eucalyptus (both kinds) and therefore is a "kinder" respiratory oil.
- Wildcrafted, Madagascar
- decongestant, expectorant, shingles, respiratory inflammation, cold and flu, antispasmodic, antiseptic, immune stimulant
- 1,8 cineole (57.47%), sabinene (13.29%), a-terpineol (8.22%), a-pinene (4.71%)
- Steam Distilled:
- December 2015
- Shelf Life:
- 3-4 Years (approx.)