Tisserand & Bolacs say that “Cedarwood is unlikely to present any hazard in aromatherapy.” (Tisserand R, Bolacs T, Essential oil safety. Churchill Livingston, UK
Lawless says that “…Cedarwood should not be used during pregnancy.” (Lawless J. The Encyclopedia of essential oils. Element Books Limited, Great Britain, 1992.
The Aromatherapy Place does not recommend ingesting essential oils unless a specific dosage instruction is given to a consumer by a qualified medical practitioner.
Do not apply directly to the skin. It May cause skin irritation in some individuals. Always dilute with a carrier oil. A skin test is recommended prior to use on the skin.
Keep out of reach of children. If you are pregnant, nursing, taking medication, or have a medical condition, consult a health professional prior to use. Keep away from eyes and mucous membranes.
Please check with a professional for safe essential oils to use with children or the elderly. Do not use essential oils on a child younger than two years without professional advice.