There has been so much confusion between these two oils in the past and still in the present. Both offer different therapeutic and energetic properties and combined they make a very powerful synergy.
- Ravintsara (Cinnamomum camphora ct 1,8 cineole) - Powerful for viral conditions such as cold, flu, bronchitis and other respiratory conditions. IT is also an stimulant for the immune system and has analgesic qualities. For the emotional body, it has abalancing to the autonomic nervous system and has a calming and relaxing effect, often much needed in cases of respiratory illness.
Ravintsara is high in the oxide 1,8 Cineole aka eucalyptol
- Ravensara (Ravensara aromatica) Powerful aid for fighting infections as well. It has been found to prevent bacterial infections, inhibit fungal infections, active against viral infections and acts as disinfectant. For the emotional body it is eases depression and reduces stress. Ravensara contains methyl eugenol, contains alpha pinene, delta carene, beta caryophyllenne, germacrene D, limonene, linalool, methyl chavicol, sabinene, and terpineol.