Arborvitae Essential Oil

  • Botanical Name: Thuja plicata
  • Alternative Names: Tree of Life, Thuja Cedar, Western Red Cedar, Great Arborvitae
  • Botanical Family: Cupressaceae
  • Primary Constituent: Methyl Thujate
  • Other Main Constituents: Hinokitiol, Thujic Acid
  • Distillation Method: Steam Distillation
  • Plant Part: Wood

Arborvitae (Thuja plicata) essential oil significantly inhibited critical inflammation- and tissue remodeling-related proteins and genes in human dermal fibroblasts

Han X, Parker TL Biochimie Open, 2017 ABSTRACT: Arborvitae (Thuja plicata) essential oil (AEO) is becoming increasingly popular in skincare, although its biological activity in human skin cells has not been investigated. Therefore, we sought to study AEO’s effect on 17 important protein biomarkers that are closely related to inflammation and tissue remodeling by using… Read more »