Cassia oil is a delicious smelling oil, being very similar to Cinnamon Leaf but slightly sweeter with hints of almond. It’s mentioned many times in the Bible and is considered to be one of the oils in holy anointing blends.
Used often in traditional Chinese medicine, Cassia has a long list of health benefits.
It improves circulation and helps prevent plaque build up in arteries: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=27465365
It can relieve symptoms associated with the menstrual cycle. Use with a carrier oil and apply to the stomach area.
It is antibacterial, fights mold, and showed strong activity against Staph, E-coli, Salmonella, and many strains of Candida: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=16710900
It has also shown to act as a bug repellent.
Country of Origin: China. Steam Distilled.
Botanical Name: Cinnamomum cassia
Safety Info: Possible skin irritant; skin test recommended. Avoid eyes.