Cedarwood and Spice – ThistleandClay

Cedarwood and Spice

Cedarwood & Spice
Black pepper is clearing, warming and a useful respiratory oil. Great in a massage blend for easing everyday aches and pains.

Cedarwood originates in the Atlas Mountains in North Africa. In former times, linen chests were frequently crafted from this wood to keep moths out. To date, clothes hangers are frequently crafted from this wood. The ancient Egyptians used this oil, namely to embalm, for cosmetics and perfumery. 

Warming, uplifting, and toning. Cedarwood is a calming and soothing oil that is beneficial for all states of tension and anxiety, instilling feelings of peace. This oil may be beneficial for oily skin, acne, cellulite, chronic skin conditions, cystitis and respiratory problems. It is excellent for oily skin and hair and a very effective deodorant.

Patchouli is useful for anyone who needs grounding. It has astringent and deodorising properties. Soothing, earthy and sensual.