Benzoin Essential Oil


Benzoin is a prized essential oil that is derived from the bark of trees within the genus of Styrax. A popular choice often used within perfumes, flavouring, incense, and even medicine! The reason for its use in the above is due to its unique vanilla-like aroma that will warm a room with ease.

Please note that this oil is rather thick, so please take note if using in a diffuser to dilute accordingly with water.

  • Extraction Method: Dissolution
  • Extraction Part: Resin

Aromatherapy Benefits

Circulatory - Often used either standalone or blended for poor circulation, rheumatism, arthritis due to its warming effect on the body. Blends include black pepper, ginger, juniper, lavender, rosemary and sweet marjoram.

Respiratory - Containing expectorant qualities, this is also used to treat colds, flu and bronchitis. Blends include eucalyptus, frankincense, niaouli, pine or ravensara.

Stress - Also known as a mild mood enhancer, people have reported in decrease in stress and anxiety upon using Benzoin. 


Where do our oils come from?

Our oils are made from the same plants and herbs available at our sister company Tea Life. With a strong focus on quality, service and a large range of products, we have grown from humble beginnings to become one of Australias leading herbal tea and essential oil providers.


We offer flat rate shipping for $8.95 and free shipping for all orders over $100.
We use Sendle (Fastway and Couriers Please) and Australia Post. If you have a preference for either one, please let us know in the notes on checkout.

We're located in Sydney, so please allow some time for delivery based on your location. $8.95 shipping is via Australia post if you use PO BOX on checkout, or Sendle Courier for most orders - and takes on average 3 days to Melbourne, QLD.

  • NSW can be next day delivery or the day after on average.
  • To NT, WA and rural areas, please allow a week for delivery!
  • Refunds can't be provided based on shipping times as our dispatch time is very fast, with transit times being out of our control. If you have a function or event and your order is urgent, please let us know!

Frequently asked questions

Can I use Essential Oils during pregnancy?
Even if there is no mention of this oil not being safe to be used during pregnancy, it is always a good idea to check with your doctor first. In general we would recommend against the use of oils during the first trimster.

Is this suitable for children?
Essential oils are not recommended for children under 3 months. Even after three months only a small amount is advisable.

Is this suitable to use around pets?
It's best to use essential oil around pets with caution. If in doubt, please contact your local vet.