Certified Organic

Benzoin Resin Oil (solvent extracted)

  • Styrax tonkinensis
  • Origin: Laos
Benzoin Resin Oil (solvent extracted)


Parts Used


Extraction Method

Solvent extraction (Ethanol)

Note Classification



Soft, sweet, warm, vanilla-like


Benzoin has been used for centuries in Asia and India as an incense and perfume.


1/2 oz. and 1 oz. essential oils are packaged in amber glass bottles with drop reducers for easy application. Larger sizes are packaged in amber screw cap bottles and do not come with reducers or droppers.

Blends Well With

Black pepper, copaiba balsam, coriander, cypress, frankincense, ginger, jasmine, juniper, lemon, myrrh, rose, sandalwood

Herbal Miscellany

Benzoin is an excellent fixative for perfume and soap blends adding a rich, sweet note.


Oil Specific: Avoid while pregnant. Not for internal use.
General: As with all essential oils, never use them undiluted, in eyes or mucus membranes. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner. Keep away from children. If applying an essential oil to your skin always perform a small patch test to an insensitive part of the body (after you have properly diluted the oil in an appropriate carrier.

For educational purposes only. This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.
This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.

Mixed with organic Ethanol at 55%