Fir Balsam Essential Oil (FB)
Source: Bulk Apothecary
USDA Organic, Certified by Oregon Tilth
Native to Eastern and Central Canada and Northeastern United States, Organic Fir Balsam Essential Oil was used for centuries for it Christmas tree like smell, which reminds many of the holidays.
Balsam fir oil from the evergreen Abies Balsamea tree, which has a narrow conic crown, with leaves that are flat and needle-like. They are arranged spirally on the shoot, but with the leaf bases twisted to appear in two more-or-less horizontal rows. The oil is obtained from this needle-like leaves.
Country of Origin: Russia
Botanical Name: Abies Balsamea
Family Name: Pinaceae
INCI: Abies balsamea oil
Common Names: Siberian Fir Needle, Fir Needle Oil
Parts Used: Needles
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Scent: Medium, Fresh, Woody, Earthy, and Sweet
Appearance: Colorless to Pale Yellow
Physical State: Liquid
Organic Certified: Yes
Specific Gravity: 0.894
Solubility: Soluble In Alcohol and Oil; Insoluble In Water
Flash Point (Closed Cup): 61.1111°C
Disclaimer: The information provided is general and should not be taken as medical advice. Neither Bulk Apothecary or associated business entities guarantee the accuracy of the information. Please consult your doctor, especially if being used during pregnancy, before using our Organic Fir Balsam Essential Oil. You are also encouraged to test the product to ensure that it meets your needs, before using for mass production.