Native to tropical Asia, especially Indonesia and the Philippines, this tall tropical tree’s flowers are used in making this essential oil. The scent is intensely sweet, soft, floral-balsamic, and slightly spicy.
Victorians used it as Macassar, a hair growth tonic. Also used to treat insect bites, and is thought to have. a regulating affect on cardiac and respiratory rhythm.
Properties: Aphrodisiac, antidepressant, anti-infectious, antiseptic, euphoric, hypotensive, nervine, regulator, sedative (nervous), stimulant (circulatory), tonic.
Skin Care: Acne, hair growth, hair rinse, insect bites, general skin care
Circulation, Muscles and Joints: high blood pressure, hyperpnoea (abnormally fast breathing), tachycardia, palpitations
Nervous system: depression, low libido, insomnia, nervous tension and stress disorders