It has anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial properties.
The essential oil is produced by steam distillation of the fruits. The fruits of juniper are called cedars and are harvested in autumn, when ripe, after they have acquired a dark red color and have not shrunk. They dry slowly in the shade, so as not to lose the oil they contain.
Cedar oil contains cedar, a substance that defines its earthy, woody and balsamic aroma. At the same time, it gives cedar oil anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial properties. Cedar oil helps relieve irritation, inflammation, redness and itching, as well as dryness that leads to wrinkles. Helps regulate sebum production and protects the skin from environmental pollutants and toxins.