Has a sweet smell, balsamic, smell of cinnamon,
thick, pungent, slightly smoky.
The typical scent of the Benzoin of Sumatra.
The Styrax Benzoin, purifies the air, from protection and blessing.
If used with care, helps not to project the disharmony of others,
in environments where work is carried out.
Being an antiseptic, it used to disinfect the air,
even in common meeting places, to counter the proliferation of germs.
It’s a sedative, soothing, relieves emotional restlessness.
Give yourself confidence, as well as processing thoughtsand emotions.
Favors creativity, bring union between people, and therefore favors group work.
This resin with extraordinary properties, it used in perfumes, in herbal medicine,
it also used as an oil, besides used as incense.
The benzoin resin is obtained, from the incisions made on the trunks of the trees of the genus Styrax.
The collection of this resin, it still happens today manually.
Middle Eastern populations and Asian populations,
they used these resins in some medicinal preparations, for skin protection,
for their disinfectant action, healing, soothing.
On a planetary level, it considered in harmony with, Earth, Mercury, Venus.
Burning Incense Resin: Light the charcoal and place it in your incense holder.
Hold the charcoal with tongs. The charcoal will then self-ignite across the surface.
When the charcoal starts to go grey around the edges this is the time to add resin.
Often people add sand to incense holder to help absorb heat.