Copaiba essential oil (Copaifera officinalis) comes from the Copaiba tree resin. This is a sticky secretion from the tree in the Copaifera genus family. There are various copaiba species that are native to South America. The trees grow in tropical conditions and can grow in both dry and wet rainforests. These trees can grow up to 100 feet tall.
Copaiba oil has a sweet and woody scent. It has antiseptic and anti-inflammatory properties
Use a few drops in the diffuser of your choice.
Apply one to two drops to the desired area. Dilute with a carrier oil to minimise skin sensitivity.
Dilution is recommended as there are possible skin sensitivity issues. You should avoid contact with the eyes and other sensitive areas.
Blends well with
Treat Mild Acne
Copaiba oil has antiseptic and anti-inflammatory properties, which make it a good choice to naturally treat mild acne. It can soothe blemishes and breakouts, decreasing the appearance of pimples in sensitive skin areas. For the best results, add a drop of oil to your face cream or natural toner.
Copaiba oil can encourage feelings of relaxation and calm to relieve tension. It can also reduce your anxious feelings. It can be used aromatically. Diffuse or add a few drops to a warm bath.
Support Joint and Cartilage Function
Copaiba oil has anti-inflammatory properties that may relieve the discomfort of conditions such as arthritis, supporting cartilage, and joint function. Apply topically using a carrier oil or soak in a warm bath containing up to 10 drops of oil.
Support Overall Wellness
Copaiba oil is thought to support the digestive, immune, nervous, and cardiovascular systems to promote overall wellness. It can be taken internally, adding a couple of drops to your drinking water.