Frankincense Essential Oil- Boswellia carterii
Frankincense Essential Oil is Therapeutic Quality Essential Oil steam distilled from the gum of the trees.
Frankincense is also known as olibanum, a small tree growing up to 22 feet with abundant narrow leaves and white to pale pink flowers. Incisions are made to the tree allowing a milky white sap to ooze. This resin hardens to a brownish gum and is steam distilled to produce Frankincense Essential Oil. Frankincense is native to the Middle East and now grows in Somalia, Ethiopia, southern Arabia, China, and India.
Frankincense oil has its most important effect on the nervous system. It has the ability to relax and revitalize, making it an excellent treatment for nervous tension and nervous exhaustion. Frankincense oil is uplifting and can help alleviate stress that has given way to irritability and restlessness.
Frankincense is useful for issues such as bronchitis and asthma.
The essential oil of Frankincense has long been recognized as having psychological and spiritual benefits around the world. It calms and centers the mind and is an aid to meditation, contemplation, and prayer. The aroma of Frankincense alleviates mental distractions, allowing clarity of thought and a sense of purpose.
Do not use it if old or oxidized as skin sensitization may result.
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