Cinnamon Leaf/Cinnamomum zeylanicum

A tropical evergreen tree, which grows up to 18 meters (60 feet) with a highly aromatic bark, shiny leaves and clusters of yellow flowers which are followed by bluish-white berries. The name comes from the ancient Greek kinnamon, meaning ‘tube’, the classic rolled bark of cinnamon. Every two years the inner bark of new shoots is gathered and used in the form of sticks as a domestic spice.

Perfume Key Qualities: Warming and stimulating.
Ayurveda Medicine: Decrease Vata and Kapha dochas and Increase Pitta Docha.
Therapeutic properties:Cinnamon has analgesic, antibacterial, antifungal, antirheumatic, antiseptic, antispasmodic, antiviral, aphrodisiac, carminative, emmenagogue, insecticide, stimulant, stomachic and tonic properties.

Cinnamon works to free and purifying everything in its path. It strengthens in general. It can increase psychic abilities as well as help one to recover memories. Cinnamon invites prosperity into one’s life. It can be used to increase money and awareness. Cinnamon can help transform sorrow into happiness.

Plant Part: Leaves
Origin: Sri Lanka
Processing Method: Steam Distilled
CAS number: 84649-98-9
Color: A brownish yellow to dark liquid with a medium consistency.
Strength of Aroma: A middle note of medium aroma, it has a warm, spicy scent between that of clove and cinnamon, but with herbaceous notes that are not sweet. Customers seeking the smell of the cinnamon spice should purchase Cinnamon Bark.
Dilution of oil is always recommended. May cause skin irritation in some individuals and a skin test is recommended prior to use. Store into dark glass containers to maintain freshness and attain maximum shelf life. Do not use during pregnancy.

These statements have not been evaluated by Food and Drugs Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat or cure any disease(s).


The information has been extracted from books written by Beverely Hawkins, (West Coast Institute of Aromatherapy) Vancouver, Canada.

Hawkins, B. (1999). West Coast Institute of Aromatherapy.

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