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Oakmoss Absolute (Cosmetic Grade)

Oakmoss Absolute (Cosmetic Grade)

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Oakmoss Absolute Oil is extracted from the usually Green Lichen that grows mainly on the Trunks of Oak Trees. It is obtained by the Solvent Extraction method and belongs to the Fungi Kingdom. It is also known as Moss Oil and is generally used as a fixative in the perfume industry. Along with its, earthy aroma and base notes, it is also a natural beautification agent that tightens skin and has restorative properties. 

Oakmoss Absolute is a resin at room temperature and has a strong earthy, dry and bark-like aroma. It is primarily used in Perfumery as a fixative, that prevents evaporation and solidifies perfume. It is also a beauty agent that has immense healing qualities, it can be added to skin care regimes to defy signs of ageing. It is also a basic expectorant that provides comfort in breathing and is added to diffusers and steaming oils. Its antiseptic and anti-inflammatory properties are beneficial in treating infections and skin allergies. Its friendly and calming aroma is added to scented candles and potpourri to calm the environment and promote relaxation. It can be added to room fresheners and diffusers for its pleasing smell. The great smell which is pleasing to humans repels insects and bugs and is an excellent insecticide.

Specifications, Features & Benefits

INCI: Evernia Prunastri (Oakmoss) Extract

CAS: 90028-68-5


-Blends well with: Anise, Bay, Bergamot, Clary sage, Eucalyptus, Ginger, Lavender, Lime, Orange, Palmarosa, Tea tree, Vetiver, Ylang-Ylang

-Method of Extraction: Solvent-Extracted


- Anti-ageing
-Prevents Infections
-Helps with the healing of wounds
-Reduces Stress, Anxiety and Tension

Shelf Life: 2 Years

*Shelf life begins on the date of packaging and is defined as the average reasonable shelf life of an ingredient when it is stored and handled properly.

Country of Origin: India

Other Specifications:

-Description / Color / Consistency: Dark Green to Brown

-Aromatic Summary / Note / Strength of Aroma: Strong, Earthy, Dry, Moos-like and Bark-like

-Plant Part Used: Moss/ Lichen

Applications, Usage & Storage

-Skin Care & Hair Care Products
-Infection Treatment Ointments & Balms
-Scented Candles, Incense Sticks & Aromatherapy
-Soaps & Steaming Oil
-Perfumes and Deodorants
-Insect Repellents

Recommended Usage Rate: Absolutes are extremely concentrated in nature and if to be applied on the skin or body, should always be diluted up to a maximum dosage of 4% in a suitable carrier oil.

Formulation Guidelines:
Highly concentrated, the below usage rates are recommended:

-Gels, Toners, Astringents or high water-based products:
--0.5% for acne-prone, sensitive and dry skin
--1% for oily and combination skin

-Creams, Oil Serum, Balms
--1% for dry, sensitive and acne-prone skin
--2% for oily and combination skin

-Hair Oil: upto 4%

-Liquid Shampoo, Soaps,
Facewash and Bodywash: 2- 3%

Storage: It is recommended that oils packaged in containers (for safe shipping) be transferred into dark glass containers to maintain freshness and attain maximum shelf life. Store in a cool, dry place; away from sunlight. This product has no added preservatives and the user is advised to add their own preservatives as per their end product requirements.

Caution: This is a cosmetic-grade product. Not suitable for internal consumption. This product is not recommended for babies & pregnant women. Batch Production Testing and Patch Skin Testing of the end products are recommended for all formulations before mass production/application/usage. User is requested to refer to the Material Safety Data Sheet to understand the usage and application of the product.

Bulk Rates

Contact us for orders of 5Litres and above for further discounted bulk rates. You can also check out offers & disocunts here.

Shipping, Packaging & Dispatch Information

-10ml/30ml/100ml: Amber Glass Bottle with Stopper Plug
-250ml/500ml/1Litre: Transparent Plastic HPDE Bottles / Anodized Aluminum Bottles

Dispatch Estimate:

-In Stock: 1-2 working days
-Pre-Order: 10-12 working days

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Shipping: These goods are prohibited to be shipped via Air Mode in India. They will be sent via cargo/surface mode of transport.

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Taxes & Other Legal Information

This product price is inclusive of 18% GST. Input Tax Credit is available for Indian GST registred customers.

Return, Exchange & Cancellation Policy

-Goods once shipped are not eligible for alteration, return, exchange & cancellation.

-Any product with physical defects/damage need to be notified to us before usage with an unboxing video. No replacements/refunds will be made after usage and without an unboxing video.

-In case of pre-order items the order cancellation/alteration requests cannot be processed after 24 hours of order being placed.

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