Styrax Benzoin resin 15gr
The tree Styrax Benzoin come from Siam in Thailand, where it grows to 8 meters (20 feet). Deep incisions are made in the trunk of the tree from which the grayish colored sap exudes. When the resinous lump becomes hard and brittle, it is collected from the bark. This resin has a great calming and uplifting effect on the mind and helps to comfort the sad and lonely, while boosting circulation and easing respiratory disorders. At the same time it boosts the skin’s elasticity, while calming redness, itchiness and irritation. It relaxing and carminative. The main properties of Styrax Benzoin is benzoic acid. It also contains benzoresinol, siaresinotannol and vanillin.
Chemical constituents: Benzoic, Cinnamic Acids, Benzoic aldehyde, Vanillin, Benzyl benzoate.