Oak Moss Absolute (solvent extracted)

  • Evernia prunastri
  • Origin: France
Oak Moss Absolute (solvent extracted)


Parts Used


Extraction Method

Solvent extracted (Proprietary blend- no hexane used)

Note Classification



Dry-earthy and bark-like


Is used in perfumery for its fixative properties.


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

Anise, bay, bergamot, clary sage, eucalyptus, ginger, lavender, lime, orange, palmarosa, tea tree, vetiver, ylang ylang

Herbal Miscellany

The lichen primarily grows on oak trees, but it may also be found on firs and pines. Oakmoss grown on pine trees is thought to have a stronger turpentine aroma.


Oil Specific: Not for internal use. Avoid in epilepsy and while pregnant. May cause skin irritation.
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.

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This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.

Mixed with Tri-Ethyl-Citrate at 50%