True Borneo Camphor is an extremely rare find and an unusual essential oil with wonderful properties and a beautiful scent. Also called Kapur, the borneo camphor tree Dryobalanops aromatica is a gigantic tropical rainforest tree known for its hardwood and resin production. Its species name aromatica refers to the camphor resin produced by its bark, and was once prized by merchants around the world, with a price higher than gold! This Borneo Camphor Essential Oil is completely stunning in aromatherapy and a beautifully aromatic top note for perfumery. Visit our Blog for a perfume recipe featuring Borneo Camphor.
Borneo Camphor Essential Oil can be used topically in proper dilution on the skin, it is very effective in easing muscle tension. Great for use in diffusers and steam shower! It is an extremely useful aromatherapy during cold and flu season. Borneo Camphor Essential Oil opens the airways enhancing clear breathing. Add a few drops to a personal inhaler and take it on the go!
Almost all borneo camphor that is on the market is synthetic and near identical synthetics can be produced cheaply and easily. With that being said, we source True Borneo Camphor from Dryobalanops aromatica trees growing on pristine property in Jiangxi Province, China. It is actually beneficial to be harvesting the tree resin in this particular area.