Oil Name: Frankincense Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Boswellia carterii
Frankincense essential oil has a woody, spicy, haunting smell, a little bit camphoric, but very pleasant. It is pale yellow-green in color.
It originated in the Middle-East and Ethopia and it is extracted using steam distillation process from the oleo gum resin.
Essential or Carrier Oil?
A-pinene, actanol, linalool, octyl acetate, bornyl acetate, incensole and incensyl acetate.
Medicinal/Camphorous, Spicy, Woodsy
Antiseptic, Astringent, Carminative, Cicatrisant, Cytophylactic, Digestive, Diuretic, Emmenagogue, Expectorant, Sedative, Tonic, Uterine, Vulnerary
Asthma, Bronchitis, Carbuncles, Colds and Flu, Coldness (Physical and Emotional), Coughs, Depression, Fear, Menstrual Pain, Nervous Exhaustion, Nervous Tension, Nervousness, Respiration, Skin Sores, Stress, Tension, Urinary Tract Infections., Wounds
Detail of Warnings
Frankincense essential oil is non-toxic and non-irritant and could be used by most people.
Compatible Combination Oils
Basil, Bergamot, Cedarwood, Chamomile, Cinnamon, Clary Sage, Coriander, Geranium, GingerTags: Frankincense essential oils