Derived from the tree native to South America, copaiba balsam oil’s sweet and woodsy aroma also has soft vanilla and honey-like tones. Copaiba Balsam oil, steam distilled from the resin of the tree, may:
Be uplifting, promoting positivity**
Promote an invigorated body and mind**
Help soothe during times of occasional stress**
What is Copaiba Balsam?
The copaiba balsam tree, native to South America, secretes a sticky and viscous resin, also known as oleoresin, which is then steam distilled to create the essential oil. The copaiba balsam has often been used in the Amazon rain forest for its skin-soothing properties. Because of its warm, inviting, vanilla-like aroma, copaiba balsam is often used is cosmetic products such as soaps and perfume.
Steam distilled from the copaiba balsam resin, its aroma is sweet and woodsy.
Copaiba Balsam Essential Oil
Copaiba balsam oil can be uplifting, promoting feelings of positive energy as well as an invigorated body and mind. Copaiba balsam oil can help soothe the spirit during times of occasional stress.
Blending essential oils opens up a world of wellness possibilities! Other oils that complement copaiba balsam oil’s herbaceous fragrance include: bergamot, cedarwood, cistus, clary sage, frankincense, ginger, grapefruit, jasmine, lemon, lime, neroli, orange, rose, sandalwood, vanilla, and ylang ylang oils.
Piping Rock's pure Copaiba Balsam Oil is available in 1/2 oz. bottles.
Copaiba Balsam Oil Directions for Use
Add 3-5 drops of Copaiba Balsam Oil to a diffuser or vaporizer, to a bowl of steaming water or a hot bath to fill a room with its woodsy-sweet scent. To use topically, add ~5 drops of Copaiba Balsam Oil to ~10 mL of any Piping Rock carrier oil.
Copaiba Balsam Oil is for external use only and should be diluted in a carrier oil such as sweet almond, jojoba, grapeseed or avocado oil before being used topically. Do not apply to broken or irritated skin. Always consult your trusted physician before adding any essential oil to your regimen, especially if you are pregnant, nursing or taking any medications. Discontinue use and alert your doctor should an adverse reaction occur. Keep out of reach of children and away from eyes and mouth. Essential oils are flammable.