Virginia Cedarwood 

Botanical Name Juniperus virginiana 
Botanical family Cupressaceae 
Origin United States 
Method Complete distillation by steam distillation 
Plant part Drink 
Appearance limpid mobile liquid, crystallization possible at room temperature 
Color colorless to pale yellow 
Odor woody note of sandalwood type, interesting, suave, typical of cedar. Of the three cedars, it is the essential oil that has the most characteristic cedar odor. The smell is quite close to a freshly sharpened gray pencil. 
Biochemical composition of the essential oil Sesquiterpenols (30–45%): cedrol, eudesmol, widdrol 
Sesquiterpenes (25–35%): cedrenes, thujopsene 
Therapeutic properties  1. Venous, lymphatic and prostatic decongestant 
2. Phlebotonic, lymph tonic  
3. Analgesic
4. Anti-inflammatory
5. Decongestant
6. Oestrogenic 
Main therapeutic indications  1. Varicose veins, heavy legs, varicosity, swelling in legs=
2. Cellulitis, oedema, lipedema
3. Internal and external haemorrhoids 
4. Prostatitis, prostate congestion
5. Venous leg ulcers
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