HINOKI WOOD Chamaecyparis formosensis Matsum Steam Distilled Wood from Taiwan
Also referred to as Hong Kuai or Formosan Cypress
These ancient tall trees are native to the mountains of Taiwan. It’s insect resistant wood was traditionally was used in erecting temples and palaces, Hong Kuai in Chinese means “the respected trees for the temple-building society.” This natural occurring species holds many antiseptic values, used for respiratory ailments & air freshening. Especially valuable for meditation with it’s high sesquiterpene content that is known to penetrate the blood-brain barrier; reaching the emotional centers of the brain.
*Hinoki means “fire tree” which is one of the “five sacred trees of Kiso”
*Hong Kuai in Chinese means “the respected trees for the temple-building society.
5ml @$25.00 10ml @$40.00 1 oz @$110.00