Used by high-end natural perfumers all over the world, Cognac essential oil has a very complex aroma with aromatic notes of tartness and muscatel (grape) fruitiness and a complex, earthy richness. It has a fine wine or liqueur fragrance that is sometimes used to draw out the uniqueness of other essential oils when dropped into blends. It helps lift and modify certain notes in perfume formulas by providing a base or foundation note to lighter, sweeter essences.
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Botanical Name: Vitis vinifera
Country of Origin: France
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Plant Part: Lees (Fermented grape tissue)
Native to France (a town named Cognac) and the Mediterranean, the source of this essence is Vitis vinifera (common grapevine), which can sprout over 5,000 varieties of grapes. Produced from the wine precipitate known as “lees,” Cognac essential oil is extracted through steam distillation. As a specialty essential oil, Cognac will synergistically enhance your most beloved fragrances, providing exceptional and distinct nuances unique to this essential oil.
This essential oil blends well with a wide variety of other essential oils such as bergamot, clary sage, coriander, jasmine, lavender, lemon, lime mandarin, neroli, rose and ylang-ylang and rose
Safety: If pregnant, nursing or under a doctor’s care, consult a physician. Discontinue use if skin sensitivity occurs. Avoid contact with eyes. Do not use undiluted on the skin. Keep out of reach of children. Do not use on broken skin or on abrasions. Do not use internally, unless directed by a licensed Aromatherapist or physician.
Shelf Life: 3-5 Years