Vanilla Oil (Oleoresin)
Buy Vanilla Oil (10-fold oleoresin) in Australia
- Botanical Name: Vanilla Planifolia
- Plant Part: Pod
- Extraction Method: Solvent-extracted
Vanilla Oil has a sweet, smooth and vanilla-like aroma, particularly when added to soaps and candles. It can also be found in hair care and skin care formulations. The 10-fold is a relative indicator of vanilla concentration – the higher the ‘fold’, the higher the vanilla concentration.
Vanilla Oil is deep brown in colour with a thick consistency and a strong aroma. A resinoid is extracted from the ‘cured’ vanilla bean by solvent extraction.
Caution: Not to be taken internally.