INGREDIENT

Oakmoss Absolute

Evernia prunastri

Oakmoss
Mystical, mossy fragrance
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Products with this ingredient

Oakmoss is dark green lichen with a beautiful forest-like, mossy aroma. It is used to in perfumery to add deep, earthy tones to a fragrance or product. Oakmoss absolute blends extremely well with other floral essential oils such as patchouli and jasmine as well as citrus fruit oils and vetivert oil.

Description

Description

Oakmoss is green lichen belonging to the Usneaceae plant family. It can be found throughout central and southern Europe. It usually grows on oak trees but also grows on fences, walls, rocks and soil. Oakmoss forms the basis for the chypre fragrance family and is also popular in oriental blends. It is an aromatic herb containing lichen acids that is also known for its antibiotic effect on the skin. The absolute is obtained by means of solvent extraction

At a glance

At a glance

Time of harvest
Summer months
Origin
France
Oakmoss Absolute can be found in these products
6
Products with this ingredient
Oakmoss Absolute can be found in these products
Styling Cream
Get firm with your hair
£7.95
100g
guardians of the forest
Bath Bomb
The spirit of nature
£4.75
Each
Gone, not forgotten
Devil's Nightcap Soap
Soap
Sympathy for the devil
£7.14
120g
Devils Nightcap
Perfume
Dark glamour
£39.00
30ml