The doTERRA Arborvitae Essential Oil has many therapeutic benefits for the body and mind.

Also known as the “Tree of Life”, Arborvitae is majestic in size and has versatile applications. Our arborvitae essential oil is
derived from the heartwood of the Thuja Plichta tree. It is also known as western red cedar and is native to North America.
(mainly Canada and the northwestern United States). This unique source of Arborvitae essential oil contains a distinct chemical profile and is uniquely concentrated in methyl
The extraction of this oil is done in an innovative, environmentally responsible way by distilling wood residue to ensure that no trees are needlessly harvested for production.
Native to Canada, all parts of the Arborvitae tree were used in various ways by the Native Americans (the original inhabitants of the Americas) for their healing, health and building of vessels, totem
poles, baskets and clothes.

For example, he can be used with people who believe that all progress in life must be made through struggle and effort. The oil invites people to live with peace and joy by trusting in a good outcome.

Ancient civilizations used this oil to enhance spiritual communication during rituals and other ceremonies.

Arborvitae is an essential oil that comes from the wood of the Thuja Plicata tree. Indians cherish this tree for its health and the wood is used to make ships, totem poles, baskets and clothing. Because of the strong insect repellent effect that the oil (and thus the tree) has, the wood of the tree does not rot. This is why the oil is popular with woodcarvers.

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Applications doTERRA Arborvitae Essential Oil*

  • Add a few drops to a spray bottle with water and spray on surfaces or hands as a disinfectant.
  • Use 3-4 drops of Arborvitae in a diffuser to purify the air and repel insects in the home.
  • Mix 4 drops of Arborvitae with 2 drops of Lemon for a natural wood preservative and polish.
  • Use while meditating for a sense of calm and peace.
  • When using the oil on the skin, apply 1-2 drops to the desired area. Dilute the oil with fractionated coconut oil.

Emotional and spiritual effect of Arborvitae Essential Oil

doTERRA Arborvitae: Trust in a higher power

This particular essential oil helps people who believe or act like everything is or should be a struggle and that they should do things themselves without asking for help. Instead of putting their trust in the Divine, these people unconsciously block any help coming from ‘above’. They choose to do everything themselves, through their own hard efforts. They feel the need to control every outcome in their lives.

Arborvitae oil is extracted from the wood and is therefore very grounding. It supports letting go of the need for control and invites you to live in peace, harmony and complete trust.

Main components

This doTERRA Arborvitae Essential Oil consists primarily of methyl thujate, methyl myrtenate and a-terpinol.

doTERRA Arborvitea Essential Oil combines well with

Copaiba, Basil (Basil), Frankincense


Don’t take it.
Possible skin sensitivity.
Keep out of reach of children.
If you are pregnant, nursing or under the care of a physician, consult your physician.
Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears and sensitive areas.
Avoid sunlight or UV rays for up to 12 hours after applying this product.



*This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease and the product and its effects have not been tested by the NVWA. If you are ill, you should always consult a doctor.


doTERRA Arborvitae (Tree of Life) Essential Oil (5ml)

Thuja plicata


    This doTERRA Arborvitae Essential Oil is known as the ‘tree of life’. With its powerful purifying and cleansing effect, it is a natural insect repellent and can also be used as wood protection. For highly sensitive people Arborvitae can be grounding.

    The warm and woody Arborvitae essential oil is used in meditation practice for its calming aroma. The arborvitae tree provides an essential oil with cleansing properties. Arborvitae oil supported in skin care and can be used to polish wooden furniture.


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