A new find from deep in the Amazon! Distilled in the Peruvian Rainforest, our Moena Essential Oil is an intriguing and rare find. Moena is gaining increased interest due to its similar medicinal and aroma benefits to Brazilian Rosewood. The oil is distilled from trees that are part of a reforestation project in Madre de Dios, a project has had an great healing impact on the Peruvian rainforest and has made planting trees in this area more economically viable than cutting them down.
Known by the Peruvian people as camphorated moena, this rare essential oil is used for its cooling, soothing and incredible anti-inflammatory properties. Moena works wonders in the diffuser or infused into massage oil. Add a couple drops of to the bath or steam sauna for a soothing effect. This one of a kind essential oil is currently the only one on earth distilled from this particular species of Moena tree, making this oil not just a new addition to medical aromatherapy, but incredibly rare and precious.
In purchasing Moena Essential Oil, you support a healthy environment by preserving part of the rainforest and giving the people of this small Peruvian community a sustainable way to earn money. The aroma of Moena Essential Oil is beautifully fresh and green with vibrant camphor, sure to please!
- Botanical Latin Name: Endlicheria metallica
- Country of Origin: Peru
- Plant Parts: Branches and Leaves
- Cultivation Method: Reforestation
- Method of Extraction: Steam Distilled
- Blends Well With: Sandalwood, Frankincense, Rose Otto, Lavender, Blue Tansy