Copaiba is a powerful essential oil from South America that has traditionally been used to aid digestion and support the body’s natural response to injury or irritation. Copaiba contains the highest amounts of beta caryophyllene (55 percent) of any known essential oil. Copaiba is the only essential oil extractedthrough tapping, similar to how rubber andmaple are obtained. Once tapped, the copaibaresin is distilled to produce a clear essential oilthat has a rich, uplifting, woody smell.Only copaiba essential oil found near theAmazon rain forest basin contains the optimalnatural compounds needed for a Young LivingTherapeutic Grade essential oil. GasChromatograph and Mass Spectrometer testingshows copaiba contains high levels of betacaryophyllene, gamma elemene, and alphahumalene, which aids the natural processes ofredness and irritation of body tissue.