Juniper is a shrub coniferous evergreen tree belongs to family Cupressaceous. The leaves are needle shaped. The leaves are used for extraction of oils. The juniper leaf oil have wide range of activities listed as stimulating, antiseptic, anti-rheumatic, astringent, antispasmodic, depurative.
Juniper leaf oil is obtained by stem distillation of needles shape leaf of the communis of Junipers belongs to family Cupressaceae. It is pale yellow color liquid. It has fresh, rich-balsamic, woody-sweet and pine needle-like odor.
Botanical name : Juniperus communis
Parts used : needles shape leaf
Color : pale yellow color liquid.
Perfumery note : fresh, rich-balsamic, woody sweet odour
Shelf life : two years
Density : 0.895 – 0.905
Refractive index : 1.465 – 1.483
Optical rotation : +10.0˚ - 20.0˚
Juniper berry oil contains; myrcene, alpha terpinene, alpha phellandrene, Alpha pinene, para cymene, terpineol, cineole, beta phellandrene, camphor, pure linalool, bornyl acetate, caryophyllene, limonene, linalyl acetate, nerol camphene and natural borneol, beta pinene, sabinene and gamma terpinene.
Juniper berry oil is contraindicated for pregnancy and kidney problem persons.
Juniper essential oil blends properly with cedar wood oil, cypress, bergamot essential oil, natural grapefruit, geranium, Lavender, pure Lime, Vetiver, Lemon and Lemongrass and so on.
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