Balsam of Peru Essential Oil is a dark brown liquid with a sweet vanilla-cinnamon aroma. It is known for its antioxidant, antiseptic, antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, analgesic and expectorant properties. It has been used to stimulate the immune system and eliminate free radicals throughout the body. Balsam of Peru Essential Oil has also been used to eliminate germs and bacteria when applied to the skin.
In Aromatherapy applications, Balsam of Peru Essential Oil has been known to stimulate the respiratory system, clearing out congestion and mucus, and reduce stress and anxiety. Personal care applications include soaps and body care products, fragrances and hair care products.