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Agarwood Essential Oil Benefits and Uses

Agarwood essential oil is derived from the wood of the same name. Agarwood is produced from a plant that is diseased and fighting an infection. The resin produced by the heartwood trees in order to protect themselves from the mold mixes a little with the heartwood. This is what creates the agarwood with its distinctive […]

History of AgarWood

1. The “Wood of the Gods” has at least a 3,000 year history in the Middle East, Japan and China. Only Kings and the very wealthy were able to benefit from its powers. There are references to agarwood in the literature of India. The Indian poet Kalidasa once wrote: “Beautiful ladies, preparing themselves for the […]