Latin Name: betula alba General Description
The birch tree comes from North America but migrated east to Europe and Asia. Its bark, leaves, and flowers have all been used to treat skin conditions such as acne and psoriasis. The oil from this tree has a similar wintergreen smell to it and can be used to create candy flavourings as well as soap fragrances. How It's Made Properties Digestive
Antibacterial Diuretic (Dissolves Kidney and Bladder Stones) Safety Guidelines:
This oil is non-toxic and will not irritate or sensitize the skin. Birch should not be used directly on the skin. The oil should first be mixed with a diluting or carrier oil.