Family : Lauraceae
Habitat : Taiwan, China, Japan, India, Iran, Sir lanka, Egypt, south Europe and America
Odour : Sharp pungent comphoraceous odour
Part of plant used : Wood, roots and stumps
Method of extraction : Steam Distilled
Dosha effect of oil : Vatta and Khapa
Therapeutic indication : Skin care: Acne, inflammation, oily conditions, spots; also for incet prevention (flies, moths, etc), burn in diffuser.
Circulation, Muscles and Joints: Arthritis, muscluar aches and pains, rheumatism, spranis, etc.
Respiratory System: Bronchitis, chills, coughs.
Immune System: Colds, fever, flu, infectious disease.
Mind/Emotions : when applied to skin leaves you feeling cool, awake and uplifting.
Safety Data : White camphor oil is Non-toxic, avoid with pregnancy and with infants and young children, avoid if prone to seizures.