Civet oil is one of the most expensive fragrant natural oil and is not extracted from plant or herb but is obtained from the cat called Civet. It has a very rich and mesmerizing fragrance and is therefore has been a popular ingredient in perfume industry for centuries. Natural civet has a potent animal odour which is warm and pungent, similar to musk fragrance.
Since natural Civet oil is obtained from cats and goes against our “Against Animal Cruelty” ethos, Moksha has prepared nature identical reconstituted civet oil from alternate sources.
Our civet oil is synthetically produced reconstituted essential oil containing various compounds found in natural civet oil but sourced from alternate sources.
Uses: It is used as a fragrant component in perfumes with enveloping voluminous notes and as a fixative in various aromatic compositions.
Skin: Anti-inflammatory properties of civet helps soothe skin affected by dermatitis.
Mind: Civet oil helps to uplift mood and elevate energy levels. The remarkable fragrance of this oil has immense impact on the behaviour and emotions of humans. This properties of this oil helps alleviate stress. You can add few drops of the oil on your pillow before sleeping and wake up to a fresh and beautiful morning.
Caution: Avoid during pregnancy and with sensitive skin. It can cause possible sensitization in some individuals, so use in very low concentration only. It is important to note that all Essential Oils are extremely concentrated in nature and if to be applied on the skin or body, should always be diluted upto a maximum dosage of 4% in a suitable carrier oil.