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Amyris Essential Oil


Botonical Name: Amyris balsamifera
CAS #: 8015-65-4
Country of Origin: Jamaica
Color & Odor: Viscous pale yellow liquid with Faintly woody, slightly sweet, reminiscent of Sandalwood
Solubility: Insoluble in water, soluble in alcohol and oils
Specific Gravity: 0.96
Optical Rotation: 38.27
Refractive Index: 1.5
Flash Point: Above 200 °F
Major Constituents: valerianol (22%), beta-eudesmol (17%), gamma-eudesmol (11%), and elemol (10%)
Extraction Method: Steam Distillation

SKU: EOC-IN-E1005 Category:


What is Amyris Essential Oil?

Amyris Essential Oil is generally referred to as West Indian or Indies Sandalwood oil. Though it’s not related to real sandalwood. The Amyris oil originates in West Indies’ Halti region. Natives in its origin country also refer to it as “candle wood” due to its high oil content that make the amyris wood to burn like a candle. 

Amyris oil is derived from wood chip of West Indian Sandalwood tree. Because of its sweet and smoky aroma, Amyris oil is widely used as scent fixative in making perfumes and in scented soaps. 

Other Common Names of Amyris Essential Oil

Amyris Oil Haiti, Amyris Wood Oil, West Indian Rosewood Oil, West Indian Sandalwood Oil, Sandalwood Oil West Indian, Amyris Balsamifera Oil

Extraction of Amyris Essential Oil or West Indian Sandalwood Oil

Amyris is produced using steam distillation method from a small bushy tropical evergreen tree scientifically known as Amyris balsamifera. The tree is wild-harvested and is originated in Haiti. Though today, it is cultivated different tropical zones of the world.

What Does Amyris Essential Oil Smell Like?

The initial aroma of Amyris essential oil is mild sweet, somewhat similar to Vanilla. Once the top note fade away you feel the aroma that is slightly balsamic, rich, and warming with woody notes.

At first sniff, amyris has a very subtle scent. You need to spend a couple of moments breathing it

Why you should buy from us?

We are one of the best wholesalers of essential oils from India. We at Essential Oils Wholesaler manufacture pure grade oils at our manufacturing unit based in Kannauj, India. We offer 100% pure natural oil to our clients globally.

Additional information


100 ML/3.38OZ/0.22lbs, 500 ML/16.91OZ/1.10lbs, 1000 ML/33.81OZ/2.2.lbs, 5000 ML/169.07OZ/11.00lbs, 10,000 ML/338.14OZ/22.00lbs


Calming & Relaxing

Researches indicate that Amyris Essential Oil may be beneficial to those who want to sleep well. 


Amyris Essential Oil is considered as a good antiseptic agent. 


As an antispasmodic, Amyris essential oil helps with muscle cramps and spasms in the involuntary muscles of the stomach. 

Stimulates Creative Energy

The oil has ability to heighten imagination, creativity, and intuition. 

Promotes Healthy Skin:

Amyris help you make your skin healthy and glowing. However, make sure to dilute the oil before applying on your skin.

Safety Considerations

  • Consult with your doctor before use if you’re pregnant, nursing or under a medical care.
  • Do not use undiluted on skin. Take a skin patch test before using. Discontinue use if skin sensitivity occurs.
  • Avoid any direct or indirect contact with eyes.  Keep out of reach of children.
  • Do not use on broken skin or on abrasions. Not to be taken internally.


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