This product is pathological, in a balsamic exudate, which is then solvent extracted, mainly with alcohol.
An orange-brown viscous mass with a sweet, balsamic vanilla-like odour.
Has a drowsy effect, influencing concentration.
Main chemical constituents:
Coniferyl benzoate, conifryl cinnamate – 70%
Benzaldehyde, Vanillin – 6%
Benzoic acid, cinnamic acid – 15%
Properties and indications:
Brings comfort to the sad, lonely and depressed.
Helps let go of worries, instils confidence and eases exhausted emotional and psychic states.
Warms heart and circulation, eases arthritis.
Tonic for lungs, for bronchitis, asthma, laryngitis.
Expel fluid waste (mucous). Aids urine flow, helpful with cystitis. Calms stomach, strengthens pancreas, so could be useful in blood sugar control. Could reduce mouth ulcers.
Great remedy for cracked, chapped, dry skin, bad heels and for wounds and sores.
Used often as a fixative in soaps and fragrances.