Cedarwood provides a warm, woody, and sometimes resinous fragrance with hints of earthiness and smokiness. It is reminiscent of cedar trees.
Cedarwood essential oil is extracted from various species of cedar trees. It is a popular base note in perfumery, imparting stability and depth to fragrances. Cedarwood is often used in both men’s and women’s scents.
Locations to Find Cedarwood
Cedarwood essential oil is obtained from the heartwood of cedar trees, which are found in various parts of the world. Cedarwood for perfumery is sourced from species like the Atlas cedar (Morocco), Virginia cedar (USA), and Himalayan cedar (India).