Myrtle essential oil
Botanical name: Myrtus communis
INCI: Myrtus communis oil
Common uses: This essential oil is as an astringent, antiseptic, vulnerary, bactericidal, expectorant and as a decongestant. Aromatherapy applications include usage to combat sore throats and coughs.
CAS No: 8008 -46-6
EINECS No: N/F
Country of origin: Morocco
Extraction method: Steam distillation
Part used: Leaves and Twigs
Color: Reddish brown
Gravity: 0.850 – 0.930
Major constituents: Limonene, α-Pinene,Myrtenyl Acetate,1,8-Cineole.