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Peru Balsam plant
Peru Balsam (Myroxylon pereirae)

Peru balsam oil comes from the Myroxylon pereirae plant. It has an earthy scent. It has an antiseptic and sedative effect.

PropertiesEdit

EmotionalEdit

Soothes stress.

RespiratoryEdit

Relieves bronchitis, coughs and symptoms of colds and flu.

SkinEdit

Eases sensitive skin and rashes.