Balsam Peru Liquid

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Balsam Peru Liquid, El Salvador, Myroxylon balsamum

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Balsam Peru
Scientific Name:    Myroxylon balsamum
Country of Origin:    El Salvador
Synonyms:    Toluifera pereira, Myrosperum pereira, Myroxylon pereirae, Peruvian balsam, Indian Balsam, black balsam
Plant Family:    Fabaceae (leguminosae)
Plant Parts Used:    Crude balsam
Extraction Method:    High vacuum dry distillation
Physical Characteristics:    Pale amber or brown viscous liquid with a rich, sweet, balsamic, “vanilla-like” scent.
Dominant Note(s):    
Aroma:    Rich, sweet, balsamic vanilla like scent.
Main Constituents:    Benzioc and cinnamic acid esters such as benzyl benzoate, benzyl cinnamate and cinnamyl cinnamate as well as others. The crude balsam contains approximately 50-64% oil, referred to as “cinnamein”, and is 20-28% resin
Blends With:    Ylang Ylang, Patchouli, Petitgrain, Sandalwood, Rose, Spices, Floral and Oriental bases.
Safety Precautions:    Non toxic, non irritant; however the balsam (not the oil) is a common contact allergen causing dermatitis in sensitive individuals. Those individuals may also be sensitive to bezoin resinoid

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