Complete Guide to Essential Oils/A to Z of essential oils/Oakmoss

Oakmoss oil comes from the Evernia prunastri lichen. It has a woody, earthy scent.

Oakmoss lichen
Oakmoss lichen
Oakmoss (Evernia prunastri)

Properties edit

Oakmoss oil is primarily used in perfumery.

Respiratory edit

Helps clear catarrh and phlegm.

Caution edit

  • Don't use oakmoss oil during pregnancy.
  • Don't use oakmoss oil if you have epilepsy.