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What is true cinnamon?

True cinnamon has the scientific name of Cinnamomum zeylanicum and is the species of cinnamon native to Sri Lanka. True cinnamon is highly sought after internationally, making it a target for adulteration. At LAKESSENCE, we are committed to sourcing pure, unadulterated true cinnamon that can be traced all the way from its origin in Sri Lanka.

Health Advantage

True Cinnamon does not contain coumarin, a substance that naturally occurs in other species of cinnamon. Studies on coumarin have shown evidence of liver damage and potential carcinogenic effects.

Superior Fragrance and Flavor

True cinnamon is known for its distinctive and superior fragrance and flavor. True cinnamon's leaves and bark can be used to make essential oils, oleoresins, and other cinnamon derivative products.

Industry Applications

True cinnamon has applications in the flavor, fragrance, cosmetics, pharmaceuticals, and aromatherapy industries.

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