Description: The Benzoin Resin Oil is a solvent which is used from the distillation of the resin part of Benzoin plant. Owing to its warm, sweet, soft, and vanilla-like fragrance, this oil has been a part of the incense and perfumery since time immemorial. The oil is also used for its anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, antiseptic, astringent, deodorant, cordial, carminative, expectorant, sedative, diuretic, styptic and vulnerary properties.
Botanical name:Styrax Tonkinesis
Common Names: Benzoin Resin Oil, Choya Loban
Blends With: Copaiba Balsam, Myrrh, Coriander, Cypress, Frankincense, Jasmine, Juniper, Lemon, Sandalwood, Rose, and other spice oils
Constituents: Tyrene, Benzaldehyde, Benzoic Acid, Cinnamic Acid, Sumaresinolic Acid, Vanillic Acid
- One of the most commonly used fixative in perfumes and soap blends is Benzoin.
- Due to its non-toxic and non-irritant nature, it is used in various medicines.
- This oil is used for healing arthritis, asthma, bronchial chapped skin, congestion, cuts, cough, eczema, rheumatism and colic.
- It is used to manufacture the blends for inflamed, chapped, and irritated skin.