Botanical Name of Douglas Fir Essential Oil: Pseudotsuga menziesii
Plant Family: Pinaceae
Common Method of Extraction: Steam Distilled
Plant Part Typically Used: Needles and Twigs
Perfumery Note: Top
Strength of Initial Aroma: Medium - Strong
Aromatic Description: Coniferous and woody with floral and citrus notes.
Douglas Fir Essential Oil Uses: Emotionally Uplifting Cleans the Air
It has a sweet, clean, piney-fresh scent with citrusy notes. This oil can be stimulating to the senses.
Uplifts Your Spirits Douglas fir is a tonic to the nervous system and can help improve mood and ease depression. Diffusing the oil in your home or office will help you get through a long, stressful day.
Mix it with lemon (Citrus limon), geranium(Pelargonium graveolens), rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis), or your other favorite oils. Experiment to see what works best for you.
Cleans the Air Besides improving your mood, diffusing Douglas fir into the air can help improve your health by cleaning the air you breathe, as it is a superb purifier.
Safety Warning For external use only. Not recommended for ingestion. Avoiding using during pregnancy. Keep out of the reach of children and pets.