FAQS

FAQS

 

FAQS

Please dive in some few probable Questions please do not hesitate to message us via instagram or messenger for further questions.

 

ABOUT THE BRAND?

Hinoki Lab is a lifestyle that is kind to the mind, body and nature that has been expanded from the study of Hinoki. Hinoki Lab is a brand that began in 1985 with the idea of "protecting the forest" and has 

continued to study Hinoki for over 30 years, delivering the scent of Japanese Hinoki to the world. 

 

WHAT IS HINOKI?

Hinoki is a species of cypress native to Japan. For centuries Hinoki has been praised for countless and precious uses: from the building of ancient Japanese temples and shrines to its therapeutic aroma. Hinoki is often compared to a Japanese forest bathing experience, Shinrin-yoku.

 

WHAT ARE HINOKI NOTES ON SCENT?

Hinoki branch and leaves essential oil, having a light lemony, fresh-green odour with slightly woody note. 

A refreshing scent that combines the freshness of the leaves with the scent of wood that resembles a cypress bath.

Spraying the pillow with Hinoki aroma or spread with diffuser helps balance the nervous system and relax the body and mind for a good rest.

Each type of oil gives different note and level of quality. please try them accordingly.

 

WHAT DO YOU MEAN BY SUSTAINABILITY FOR YOUR BRAND?

Hinoki Lab manufactures products based on the concept of "sustainable" which means sustainable development of human beings, society and the global environment. We go to the mountains ourselves and procure raw materials only from trees that fit the natural cycle.

 we seek to foster sustainable development and bring positivity in the community by only using sustainably managed resources, AND caring for people and society.

 

WHAT DO YOU MEAN BY ALL NATURAL?

All hinokiLAB products contains no synthetic fragrance or preservatives. Every branch is collected by hand, washed with the pure and clean water spring from Shinjo village, then leaves are steamed 🌲

 

WHAT BENEFITS COMES WITH HINOKI?

Hinoki has a natural antibacterial effect and reduce the breeding of mites and mold. Deodorant effect for rooms and it is also good insect repellent. All those natural benefits are good for preparing good environment for babies and children. 

Hinoki also nourishes hair and promote hair growth.

 

CAN WE DIGEST hinokiLAB Essential Oils?

No, while it is pure natural please do not digest 

 

HOW DO I USE hinokiLAB Products?

○ For refreshing and Relaxation: Use tissue/handkerchief 1 to 2 drops. Place it on your bedside or desk and enjoy the scent. 

○ For aroma spray: 10 to 20 drops quotient for 50 ml of water 

○ For aroma bath: 2-3 drops in bathtub 

○ For washing: 3 to 5 drops of laundry detergent 

○ For wiping: 3 to 4 drops of water or lukewarm water 

* spray bottle made of glass, polyethylene (PE) 

Pet (PET) resin products can be used. 

There are more usage than it is to imagine such as a nail bath experience or using the essential oil in facemask. please explore more products.

 

WHAT PRECAUTIONS SHOULD I KNOW ABOUT HINOKILAB ESSENTIAL OILS?

1. Do not apply the undiluted solution to your skin. 2. Please never drink. 3. Keep it out of the reach of children. 4 Please refrain from using this product during pregnancy because it is a time when your physical condition is likely to change. 5. Please be careful about fire.

 

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