Originally native to Mexico, Central America, Colombia and Venezuela, it has been widely cultivated in subtropical and tropical climates worldwide and is a popular garden and park plant, as well as being used in temples and cemeteries.
Source: Plumeria rubra is grown in France.
Extraction: Frangipani Absolute Oil is solvent extracted with petroleum ether from the flowers.
Aroma: Frangipani Absolute Oil has a delicate, sweet, floral aroma with a soft, spicy undertone.
Fragrance note: Middle.
Properties: Frangipani Absolute Oil is anti-inflammatory and antioxidant.
It refreshes and assists in deep cleansing. Frangipani is known for its soothing qualities and can give inner peace and confidence.
Uses: Massage, baths, vaporization and may be added to base emollients.
Used in high class perfumery, it often chosen purely for its scent.
Blends well with: Bergamot, Clary Sage, Clove Bud, Coriander Seed, Ginger, Grapefruit, Lemon, Mandarin, Neroli, Orange, Palmarosa, Patchouli, Petitgrain, Rose, Sandalwood and Ylang Ylang.
Caution: Always dilute Frangipani Absolute Oil to 5% or less in a carrier oil before application.