Birch ( Himalayan) Essential oil –
Latin Name : Betula utilis jacquemontii
Origin : India (Kashmir)
Parts Used : Bark of the Tree
Process : Hydro distillation
Other Names : Indian Paper Birch, White barked Himalayan Birch, Jacquemontii Birch, Himalayan Birch, Himalayan silver birch, cao pi hua.
*Birch Himalayan is more commonly known in India as Bhojpatra, it Helps with edema or swelling, arthritis, rheumatism, improves circulation.
*Blends well with : Bergamot, Lemon, Orange, Neroli, Lavender, Cedarwood, Sandalwood, Jasmine & many others.
*Major Chemical constituents : Geranic acid, terragon, β-seleneol, β-linalool, β-sesquiphellendrene, champacol,1,8-cineol & others.