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Cinnamon Leaf Essential Oil

Cinnamon Leaf Essential Oil

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one ounce bottle
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one pint bottle

Cinnamon leaf essential oil is distilled from the leathery leaves of the Ceylon cinnamon tree, also known as true or Madagascar cinnamon.

The oil has a warm, musky aroma that is employed in perfumery and aromatherapy. The oil is also a source of eugenol, a compound used in the production of various dental products.

Bulk Cinnamon Leaf Essential Oil ~ Monterey Bay Spice Co

quick look

information at a glance
originsri lanka
extraction methodsteam distillation
edibleNot recommended for internal use.
safetyDo not use during pregnancy or while nursing. May cause skin irritation due to a high eugenol content. Be sure to dilute this oil in a carrier oil before using topically.
flash point190°F / 90°C
fragrance note classification middle

buying & keeping

general guidelines and tips
storage tipsStore in a cool, dark cabinet.
appearance & aromaAmber colored with a spicy, warm aroma.


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aromatherapyDiffuse or vaporize to address respiratory issues.
cosmetics / personal careAdd a few drops to cream or lotion to apply to sore muscles and joints.
massage / bath / spaDilute in carrier oil and add to warm bath water. May also be used in massage oil blends.
perfumeryBlend with other essential oils in a carrier oil to create custom perfumes.
wellnessThe scent of cinnamon leaf essential oil is said to be uplifting and stimulating.
craftsUse to add scent to potpourri and other floral crafts.
industrialEugenol, a chief component of cinnamon leaf essential oil, is used in dentistry.
householdCinnamon leaf essential oil may be used to deter insects in windowsills and doorways.

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aromatic profile & blending companions

cinnamon leaf
essential oil

Spicy, warm and invigorating. Blends well with benzoin, bergamot, clove, frankincense, ginger, grapefruit, lavender, rosemary, sweet orange, thyme and vanilla.

formulas & recipes

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essential oil

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what else you should know

cinnamon leaf
essential oil

Cinnamon leaf essential oil is used in the fragrance industry and to produce dental products. The oil is also traditionally used in aromatherapy and topically for its antiseptic and analgesic qualities. However, the compounds responsible for these effects, namely cinnamaldehyde and eugenol, can also irritate skin. Be sure to dilute this oil properly before using topically.

For more information on how to use essential oils please read our article: Aromatherapy Basics for Using Pure Essential Oils

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This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.

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