Agarwood Essential Oil comes from the resin of a heartwood, deep in the forests of Southeastern Asia. This woody essential oil is as exotic as it sounds, being precious and often extremely rare. It posesses a deep, musky aroma, making it a prized ingredients for perfumes and colognes. In aromatherapy, Agarwood Essential Oil is sometimes used to relieve hypertension or insomnia. It is also used during meditation to help promote focus and enlightenment.
Agarwood Essential Oil's aroma has been described as earthy and balsamic. It is a deep base note, and can be blended with strong aromas such as sandalwood, or geranium, as well as lighter scents, like citrus or floral oils. In addition to perfumes, Agarwood Essential Oils can also be used in blends to scent soap and skin or hair care products.