Find comfort in familiarity with the spicy scent of cinnamon leaf. A favorite for use in fall and winter, this oil brings warmth to any space.
Common Name: Cinnamon Leaf
Botanical Name: Cinnamomum zeylanicum
Botanical Family: Laureaceae
Country of Origin: Madagascar
Cultivation Method: Organically grown, not certified
Method of Extraction: Steam Distilled
Plant Parts: Leaf
Chemical Families: Aldehydes, Phenols
Note Classification: Middle
Aromatic Description: Earthy, Exotic, Spicy, Sweet, Warm
Blends Well With: Benzoin, Bergamot, Cardamom, Clove, Frankincense, Ginger, Grapefruit, Lemon, Mandarin, Marjoram, Nutmeg, Orange, Peppermint, Peru Balsam, Petitgrain, Rose, Vanilla Absolute, Ylang Ylang
Suggested Shelf Life: 4-5 Years
Therapeutic Properties: Analgesic, Antibacterial, Antifungal, Anti-inflammatory, Antiseptic, Anti-rheumatic, Antispasmodic, Antiviral, Carminative, Insecticide, Rubefacient, Stimulant, Stomachic, Warming
Safety Considerations: According to Tisserand & Young, Cinnamon Leaf Essential Oil may inhibit blood clotting (oral use), cause drug interactions (oral use), and cause skin and mucous membrane sensitization. A very low dilution of 0.5-1% should be adhered to for topical use. Do not use in a bath.
If taken ORALLY Cinnamon Leaf may interact with pethidine, MAOIs or SSRIs, anticoagulant medication, major surgery, peptic ulcer, hemophilia & other bleeding disorders. However, Little Brown Sparrow Co. does not promote the ingestion of essential oils without the proper guidance of an expert practitioner.
DISCLAIMER: The information provided by Little Brown Sparrow Co. is for educational purposes only. It is not intended to treat, cure, prevent, or diagnose any disease or condition; nor is it intended to prescribe in any way.
To avoid the risk of sensitization or reaction, never use any essential oil undiluted. Do not take essential oils internally unless working closely with a qualified and expert practitioner. Keep out of a child’s reach, and away from pets. If applying an essential oil topically, always perform a small patch test to a less sensitive part of the body after you have properly diluted the oil in a carrier oil.
5ml, 15ml, Sample (10 drops)