Botanical Name - Koyamaki (Japanese Umbrella Pine) -
Plant Origin - Japan.
Oil taken from - Leaves and branches.
Extraction Method - Steam distillation.
Aroma Description - A refreshing and sharp woody and earthy aroma with green undertones.
Koyamaki Essential Oil points of interest -
This magnificent tree is called Koyamaki as it is found in abundance on and around Mount Koya in Japan.
Mount Koyamaki is a world Heritage Site where the trees are painstakingly preserved & looked after, and the Essential Oil is extracted from the leaves and branches that have been pruned carefully from the trees.
The Koyamaki tree is considered to be sacred and the leaves and branches are frequently offered to Buddha instead of flowers as they are considered so important and special.
Koyamaki has recently been chosen as the signature fragrance used to scent the hand towels given out to passengers on Japan Airlines First Class section as it has such refreshing and revitalising qualities.
Traditional uses for Koyamaki Japanese Umbrella Pine Essential Oil include -
An uplifting and refreshing Essential Oil that clears the mind and helps improve focus.
Koyamaki is highly anti-septic and anti-microbial, making it an excellent choice to help reduce the symptoms of sinus and respiratory conditions, and it helps provide immune system support when used regularly.
It eases the pain and pressure of sinus and tension headaches and helps with muscle & joint aches and pains when used in massage.
It has a strongly de-toxifying action on the body, being stimulating the liver and excretion, and it helps improve a sluggish circulation & provides relief from mild fluid retention.
It is a lovely Essential Oil to use when meditating and being contemplative as it is deeply refreshing and energising and helps facilitate a sharp focus in the mind.
Japanese Koyamaki Essential Oil blends well with -
Yuzu, Tea-Tree, Marjoram, Tosa Konatsu, Cedarwood, Kuramoji, Lemongrass, Niaouli, Eucalyptus and Rosemary Essential Oils amongst many others.
Mantra Aromatherapy Japanese Koyamaki Umbrella Pine Essential Oil is -
A pure and neat Essential Oil that has not been blended/adulterated or diluted in any way.
It is a Vegan product that is cruelty free.
Is presented for retail in a pharmaceutical grade brown glass bottle with a tamper proof cap and its own dripper insert for ease of use.
Each product purchased is freshly decanted from verified stock in the Uk in Wales.
Mantra Aromatherapy Japanese Koyamaki oil is a Therapeutic Grade product and can be used as part of a Holistic treatment.
Product Safety -
Always store pure essential oils in brown glass bottles in an upright position with their cap firmly secured in place.
To maximise the shelf life of any essential oil it should be stored out of direct sunlight, in a cool, dry environment. - A medicine cabinet is ideal!
Essential Oils should never be -
put on the skin without being correctly diluted first.
never be put in or near the eyes nor put on areas of damaged or inflamed skin.
they should be stored away from children and used with caution around babies, small children and pets.
care and Medical advice should be taken before using essential oils if you are pregnant, breastfeeding or if you have a medical condition.
Always patch test before using any new essential oil.