Amyris essential oil is also called West Indian Sandalwood oil because its odour is reminiscent of sandalwood. This oil has been used When used in a vaporiser, it helps ease anxiety and tension and insomnia and also acts as an aphrodisiac. It is used to to clean wounds and is thought to help relieve symptoms of coughs, colds, flu and bronchitis. Its calming properties are said to help during meditation and it is also a muscle relaxant and emollient.
Amyris essential oil is derived from the bark and branches of the Amyris Balsamifera tree, which grows wild in Haiti. In ancient times, its healing and aromatic properties of this oil made it more valuable than gold..
Caution: Do not take internally. Do not use it if pregnant, lactating or under a doctor’s care. Keep away from children and pets.