Camphor Crystal (Cinnamomum Camphora)
Basically, Camphor powder is Confirming to IP, BP, and USP, Camphor is obtained from camphor laurel tree which is an evergreen tree found in Asia and camphor is found in its wood. Camphor can also be obtained synthetically from the oil of turpentine. Camphor crystal is a white, waxy transparent solid with an aromatic odor.
Camphor crystal is obtained by a method of cold pressing of wood of camphor laurel tree.
Its main components are Alcohol, Borneol, camphene, terpene, and pinene.
It blends well with wintergreen oil, Menthol crystal, and other essential oils.
It is considered a great insect repellent and is used in the manufacturing of moth balls.
It is also used as local Anesthesia, Owing to its anesthetics properties.
It also aids in giving relief in gas troubles, it is a carminative.
It can also be taken orally in the case of fatigue.
It is also used in vapor-steam products as it suppresses a cough.
It is also a stimulant and it boosts the circulatory, digestive, secretion and excretion
It also aids in giving relief in gas troubles.
It is also antispasmodic and it provides relieve cramps.
It is also used in the manufacturing of Deodorant, shampoos, conditioners, shaving creams and pain relief ointments.
Owing to its analgesic properties it used for treatments of all kinds of skin problems.
Camphor is also considered good for healthy hairs.
It is used in flavoring sweets and cooling flavor.
It is also used in a treatment of epilepsy.
Inhalation of camphor fumes in patients suffering from asthma and brunch.