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Birch Tar Essential Oil

Birch Tar Essential Oil

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  • 100% Natural
  • 100% Pure Essential Oil
  • Non-GMO
  • Food Chemical Codex (safe for food and flavor use): No
  • Vegan & Vegetarian Safe
  • No Additives
  • Bottled in the USA by The Herb Stop

Scent Profile

  • Smoky, tar-like, reminiscent of a campfire 


  • Birch Tar is extracted by slow distillation from the bark.
  • A well-known, old-fashioned product that is still being used in lotions and ointments for challenging skin issues.
  • May improve the appearance of dermatitis, dull or congested skin, eczema and psoriasis.*
  • Birch tar is also used by leather manufacturers.

Suggested Use

  • Blend a few drops of Birch Tar into salves, or creams, and apply to the skin to reduce the appearance of a variety of unsightly skin conditions.*
  • Make your own Birch Tar Soap by adding a drop or two to your favorite unscented liquid soap to deeply cleanse your skin.*
  • Essential oils can be added to carrier oils, lotions, salves, soaps, massage oils, bath salts, or used in an aromatherapy diffuser.
  • The Herb Stop does not endorse the use of essential oils for internal use, unless under the supervision of a qualified practitioner skilled in oral administration of essential oils.

Blends Well With


    • 100% Pure Betula alba (Birch Tar) Essential Oil.

    Main & Notable Constituents

    • Cadinene
    • India
    Parts of the Plant Used
    • Bark
    Method of Extraction
    • Steam Distilled
    Certificate of Analysis

    Safety Guidelines & Contraindications

    • Not to be used during pregnancy or lactation. If you have a medical condition or take pharmaceutical drugs, please consult with your doctor before using this product. Keep away from children. Use only as directed on label.
    • Essential Oils may irritate the skin.  Always dilute before use.
    • Avoid contact with eyes.
    • Keep out of reach of children.

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