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Kanuka Essential Oil
Name: Kanuka Essential Oil
Species: Kunzea ericifolia
Part: Leaves and flowers
Extraction: Steam Distilled
Aroma: Herbaceous, sweet and woody
$7.97 – $39.97
Kanuka Essential Oil 100% Pure
|Name||Kanuka essential oil|
|Part||Leaves and Flowers|
|Aroma||cineole, sweet and woody|
|Blend Ideas||Grapefruit, Lemon, Lime, Sandalwood, Myrrh, Vetiver|
We source only pure essential oils.
Kanuka is a monoterpene-dominant member of the Kunzea genus. It has a smooth, mellow bouquet that is touched ever-so-slightly by the familiar scent of 1,8 cineole with slightly sweet, woody undertones that become more apparent on the dry-down. It is reminiscent of manuka oil, though it has a somewhat brighter and more traditionally medicinal aroma upon first impressions.
The oil appears to be useful for topical needs that require a soothing touch and may provide a fresh and cleansing note to blends intended to be diffused for wellness. The aroma of this oil would pair quite nicely with brighter citruses such as lemon and even lime with more deeply developed, woody notes serving as the perfect base to anchor kanuka’s more ephemeral quality.
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Kanuka Essential Oil Safety Info
According to Tisserand and Young, there are no known hazards or contraindications. It is an oil at high risk for oxidation and should be stored in a cool dark place. Manuka essential oil should still follow the safety guidelines below. ~ Source: Tisserand, Robert and Young, Rodney. Essential Oil Safety: A Guide for Health Care Professionals: Churchill Livingstone; 2 edition (December 2, 2013). AZW3 file Reading the full profile for Kanuka Essential Oil is highly recommended by your DeRu Extracts staff.
While we’ve made this clear that we are selling this essential oil to use in your diffuser, your inhaler, or topically (diluted), it is a pure essential oil and can be used as such. With all essential oils:
Keep away from children.
Oral Safety is only given because many people have been told to take oils internally. Because several people look to us for safety advice, we feel obligated to offer those safety statements, although we do not believe anyone should be ingesting essential oils without being guided by an expert. Experts will take your medical history into account before they suggest oils for you to ingest, diffuse, or use topically.
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Information provided has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.
The International Federation of Aromatherapists does not recommend that Essential Oils be taken internally unless under the supervision of a Medical Doctor who is also qualified in clinical Aromatherapy. All cautions listed for individual oils do not include those cautions from ingestion.
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