Molle Essential Oil 100% Pure Wildcrafted (15ml)

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Schinus Molle Essential Oil

Nicknamed the "pink pepper" for its brightly colored fruits, Schinus molle essential oil is a premium oil with a rich history.

Botanical Name: Schinus molle

Origin: Peruvian Andes

Common Uses:

Schinus molle, considered the sacred tree of the Incas, has been traditionally used by indigenous populations for various purposes, including rituals to ward off negative energies. Its leaves and fruits were incorporated into practices aimed at promoting well-being. It is also used as a circulation stimulant.

Recommended Uses:

Massage one drop of Schinus molle essential oil into one tablespoon of carrier oil. It blends well with basil, orange, lemon, fennel, ginger, juniper, and Palo Santo essential oils.

Discover the unique qualities of Schinus molle essential oil, rooted in the rich traditions of the Peruvian Andes.

CAUTION: Pink pepper is related to cashews and may cause allergic reactions in individuals allergic to tree nuts. Seek expert advice before use during pregnancy or nursing. Dilute before using in massages with a natural base oil. Do not ingest directly. Avoid direct contact with eyes and mouth. Do not apply on irritated skin. Keep out of reach of children. Store away from heat and light.

Chemical Composition:

  • 11.9% alpha-Pinene
  • 0.24% Camphene
  • 0.67% Sabinene
  • 13.53% beta-Pinene
  • 30.12% beta-Myrcene
  • 26.42% alpha-Phellandrene
  • 1.24% p-Cymene
  • 9.85% Limonene
  • 5.67% beta-Phellandrene
  • 0.43% Methyl Octanoate
  • 0.16% beta-Elemene
  • 0.28% alpha-Gurjunene
  • 0.46% beta-Caryophyllene
  • 0.12% alpha-Humulene
  • 0.38% Bicyclogermacrene
  • 0.17% δ-Cadinene


This essential oil is sustainably extracted through steam distillation, with no chemical solvents involved. The oil is extracted by passing steam through the dry wood, opening its oil glands, and allowing the essential oil to mix with the steam. The oil is then passed through a cooling system to condense the plant’s natural essence.

Sustainably harvested in Peru. Luna Sundara works with renowned Peruvian chemists to distill our oils. Our suppliers utilize ethical, fair trade, and sustainable practices.

The above information is for informational purposes only and cannot be considered expert advice or opinion.

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