The high-quality essential oil is distilled from the aromatic leaves of Rhododendron anthopogon which grows at 3300 to 5000 meters in the mountains of Dagala in higher Himalayan. The species grows widely in rocky ledges and open moist alpine mountains. The extraction of oil for commercial purpose contributes a significant portion on the upliftment of semi nomadic yak herders’ economic conditions and provides biodiversity conservation incentives to the forest.
Bhutanese consider it as a scared fragrant substance to be burnt in offering to appease and harmonize the divine local earth spirit. It is one of the five most common mountain incense herbs symbolizing the elements that are offered to sanctify and pacify the environment.
Distillation Method: Steam distilled using stainless steel distillation unit.
Properties: With an exotic floral fragrance and lingering sweet fruity notes, rhododendron has grounding, calming, and centering properties.
Traditionally, it is said that the oil assists us to reconnect to our inner joy and helps us release emotional and mental pain. The oil is believed to be a powerful aid in meditation.
100 % Pure Rhododendron anthopogon Essential Oil
How to Use
The fabulous exotic floral fragrance oil has antibacterial, anti-inflammatory and analgesic activities and possesses skin care properties.
Aromatherapy Use: When diffused using a diffuser, the oil releases a calm pleasant fragrance that is calming, grounding and aids in meditation. Adding a drop or two in a bath helps sooth inflamed skin, muscles, and joints.
Topical Use: The oil is used in massage blends, bath, perfumery, and other skin care products such as soaps, shampoos, creams, etc.
The oil is for external use only. Do not ingest; avoid contact with eyes; keep away from heat, flame, direct sunlight; always dilute and keep out of the reach of children.
Do not apply oil without first diluting in carrier oil or another appropriate medium.
This information is for informational purpose only. Rhododendron anthopogon essential oil is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease, and should not be used by pregnant women without consultation from qualified medical professional.