- BEAUTY & GROOMING
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Frankincese oil is a colorless liquid with a strong, fresh, balsamic odor together with distinct lemon and unripe apple backnotes.
BOTANICAL NAME: Boswellia carterii
PLANT FAMILY: Burseraceae
EXTRACTION METHOD: Steam distillation of the tree gum
VOLATILITY: Middle Note
100% pure and unadulterated essential oil.
Considered an important ingredient in cosmetics, as an aromatic incense and in religious rituals.
Nervous - alleviate anxiety, nervous tension and stress-related conditions
Respiratory - use to treat respiratory conditions such as asthma, bronchitis, catarrhal conditions
Skincare - recommended for dry and mature skin, scars, wounds and wrinkles
Urinary - Seems to have a helpful action on the genito-urinary tract and may mitigate the effects of cystitis and genital infections generally.
Reproductive - Its astringent properties may relieve uterine haemorrhages as well as heavy periods. Ease post natal depression.
IN A AROMA DIFFUSER / HUMIDIFIER / NEBULISER
Add 30 to 40 drops (1.5 – 2ml) or as suggested by the manufacturer.
IN AN OIL BURNER
Add 5 to 10 drops (0.2 to 0.5ml) to warm water in the lid of a burner. Light a tealight candle and place in the hearth of the burner. The heat will allow the scent to diffuse and fill the room of about 10 to 20 m2.
IN A MASSAGE
Add 3 to 5 drops (0.2ml) to 15 ~ 30ml of a carrier oil. Massage deeply into muscle.
Always store in dark glass bottle and in a cool and dark place away from heat and sunlight.
Do not use a plastic container.
Non-toxic, non-irritant and non-sensitizing
Always dilute with carrier oil before applying on skin
Perform a patch test to observe allergic reactions before use.
Keep out of reach from children and pets.
Avoid contact with eyes. Do not ingest.
Avoid touching on lacquer or painted surfaces.