Throughout antiquity, cedarwood has been used in medicines. The Egyptians used it for embalming the dead. It was used as both a traditional medicine and incense in Tibet. The plant is found in Morocco and the USA. Cedrus atlantica is the species most closely related to the biblical Cedars of Lebanon.
Cedarwood supports community, which brings strength and value to oneself. People who need cedarwood may be feeling lonely or are unable to form bonds or social roots, might feel disconnected or separate not only from others but also from one self.