Olibanum

Olibanum from Kimella Suntraders Intl.

By: Kimella Suntraders Intl.  08/12/2011
Keywords: Gums Resins, Natural Gums Resins, Olibanum,

Frankincense is used in perfumery and aromatherapy. Frankincense essential oil is obtained by steam distillation of the dry resin. Some of the smell of the frankincense smoke is due to the products of pyrolysis. The essential oil of frankincense is produced by steam distillation of the tree resin. The oil's chemical components are 75% monoterpenes, sesquiterpenes, monoterpenoles, sesquiterpenols, and ketones. It has a good balsamic and sweet fragrance. Perfume Olibanum is characterized by a balsamic-spicy, slightly lemon, and typical fragrance of incense, with a slightly conifer-like undertone. It is used in the perfume as well as cosmetics and pharmaceuticals industries.

Keywords: Gums Resins, Natural Gums Resins, Olibanum,