Copaiba Oil Resin



Properties conditioning, smoothing, improves skin elasticity, great anti-aging oil

    Botanical Name: Copaifera spp., Leguminosae caesalpinoideae
    Origin: Brazil / Wild Harvested (NO pesticides used), Virgin
    Extraction Method: Cold Pressed / Filtered
    Color: Yellow
    Derived From: Resin
    Smell: Earthy and Sweet
    Base Oil: Can be used up to 10% strength (rich, takes time to absorb)
    Shelf Life: Up to one year and kept refrigerated will stay fresh up to 24 months

    The chemical composition of the oil-resin of Copaiba is thought to have approximately 72 sesquiterpenes (hydrocarbons) and 28 diterpenes (carboxylic acids), and the oil is composed of 50% of each of these terpenes. Diterpenes are attributed in the majority for therapeutic applications, a scientifically proven fact. Sesquiterpenes are partially responsible for the aroma the oil (resin) and also have antiulcer, antiviral and anti rhinovirus properties.

    Copaiba Oil Resin