Synonyms: J.mexicana, mountain cedar, Mexican cedar, rock cedar, Mexican Juniper
Plant Family: Cupressaceae
Plant Parts Used: Heartwood and shavings.
Extraction Method: Steam distillation.
Physical Characteristics: Crude - a dark orange to brownish viscous liquid.
Dominants Note(s): Base
Aroma: Sweet balsamic, pencil wood scent similar to Virginan Cedar but more harsh.
Main Constituents: Cedrene, cedrol, thujopsene and sabinene among others.
Blends With: Patchouli, Spruce, Vetivert, Pine and leather type scents.
Safety Precautions: Can cause acute local irritation externally, use in dilution only with great care. Powerful abortifacient; avoid during pregnancy
ATTENTION: Alypsis Inc products are for external use only unless otherwise indicated. This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease, and it should not be used by anyone who is pregnant or under the care of a medical practitioner.