Myrtle has a sweet, penetrating scent. The oil is used in skin care applications to alleviate oily skin and enlarged pores. It helps cleanse the emotions and release addictive behaviors.
Color: Yellow to greenish-yellow
Top Note: Strong camphoraceous-spicy, sweet-herbaceous
Middle Note: Fresh, sweet-herbaceous, camphoraceous
Dry Note: Not at all tenacious
Aromatherapy Actions: Relaxing, harmonizing
Safety Data: Non-toxic, non-irritant, non-sensitizing.
Regulatory Status: Food additive. FDA 121.1163. 172.510.
Processing Notes: Essential oil is obtained by steam distillation of the fresh leaves.