Steam distillation of the fresh leaves and twigs. Camphoraceous medicinal odour. Milder note compared to Eucalyptus; milder fruity body note. A winter warming oil, when massaged gives a warm sensation. Useful in athletic massage & after sports preparation. Good for foot preparations. Improves mood & increases resistance to infection. A good unwinding oil. Can be used in steam inhalation to help clear the nasal passages. Also helpful for treating oily skin & an itchy scalp. Good to diffuse into air (vaporise) to kill air-borne germs. Traditionally used for antiseptic, deodorant, insect repellent properties. Properties: Muscle ease, antiseptic, focusing, clearing. DILUTE TO 5% OR LESS IN A CARRIER OIL BEFORE SKIN APPLICATION. KEEP OUT OF EYES. DO NOT SWALLOW.