benzoin

April 4, 2018
antiseptic

Antiseptic

Antiseptic ointments are topical disinfectants applied to cleanse microbes from tissue and surface areas to prevent the spread of infections. Antiseptic Recipes   Blog Articles   RESEARCH The listings of research below represents a compilation of scientific articles found on the topic, with a very brief overview description of each […]
April 18, 2018
Benzyl Benzoate

Benzyl Benzoate

Benzyl benzoate is an ester found in benzoin and ylang ylang. It can also be found in jasmine absolute. It is on the World Health Organization list of essential oils and has been used to treat scabies, lice, and as an insecticide. Esters are formed from the combination of acids […]
May 4, 2018

Benzoin Resinoid (Styrax paralleloneurum) Research

Latin Name: Sumatran: Styrax paralleloneurum; Siamese: Styrax tonkinensis Family: Styracaceae Benzoin resin is obtained from the bark of certain Styrax trees, and has bee used in perfumery and for medicinal purposes.  Its antiseptic properties may be useful in wound cleansing. RESEARCH The listings of research below represent a compilation of scientific articles […]