Benzoin Resin Oil (solvent extracted)

Certified Organic

  • OG
  • Styrax tonkinensis
  • Origin: France
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., 1 oz., and 2 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.

Label Updates

We are currently transitioning to a smudge proof label for our essential oils. If ordering more than one oil you may receive both types of labels as we make this transition. Our new labels are a poly-base and printed in full color in-house.

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.


This oil may cause skin sensitization. Never use essential oils undiluted, in eyes or mucus membranes. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner. Keep away from children.

Before using topically, perform a small patch test on your inner forearm or back by applying a small quantity of diluted essential oil and apply a bandage. Wash the area if you experience any irritation. If no irritation occurs after 48 hours it is safe to use on your skin.

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.

Organic ethanol and organic benzoin resin oil, with 55% ethanol.