CAS Number: 85085-34-3
EINECS Number: 285-364-0
Product Code: PFW3002
INCI Name: Abies balsamea (Balsam Canada) Distillate Water
Balsam Fir Hydrosol, one of the most versatile hydrosols, includes astringent, antiseptic, and anti-inflammatory qualities that are well suited in toners for oily and acne prone skin types. Along with providing support for healthy lungs, Balsam Fir Hydrosol can also help reduce unwanted muscle spasms and manage minor pain and inflammation. As a circulatory stimulant it is said to help with muscular pain and swelling by increasing blood flow to the effected area. Along with using this hydrosol for managing pain and inflammation, Balsam Fir Hydrolat is beautifully skin nourishing and is a lovely oil to include in blends formulated for skin support.
Emotionally and energetically, Balsam Fir Hydrosol stabilizes and uplifts. Suzanne Catty, author of Hydrosols: The Next Aromatherapy, recommends using Balsam Fir Hydrosol as an anti-inflammatory and analgesic compress with rheumatic, arthritic, or joint pain. This remarkable hydrosol also comes highly recommended for helping relieve SAD (Seasonal Affective Disorder), a type of depression that occurs during cold winter months when days lack sunshine and is sometimes referred to as the