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Frankincense Essential Oil

  • Boswellia carterii
  • Origin: Somalia
Frankincense Essential Oil

SKU
eo_fr1/2

Parts Used

Resin

Extraction Method

Steam distilled

Note Classification

Base

Aroma

Fresh, woody, spicy, balsamic with a citrus top note

Overview

Frankincense has a long history as incense. It was burned by the Egyptians and is used in many religious ceremonies. Traditionally it has also been used for skin ailments.

Packaging

1/2 oz. and 1 oz. essential oils are packaged in amber glass bottles with drop reducers for easy application. Larger sizes are packaged in amber screw cap bottles and do not come with reducers or droppers.

Blends Well With

Bergamot, black pepper, camphor, cinnamon, cypress, geranium, grapefruit, lavender, lemon, mandarin, neroli, orange, palmarosa, patchouli, pine, rose, sandalwood, vetiver, ylang ylang

Herbal Miscellany

Frankincense has many other names that it is known as. Most commonly you will see it as frankincense, olibanum, or boswellia.

Precautions

Oil Specific: None known.
General: As with all essential oils, never use them undiluted, in eyes or mucus membranes. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner. Keep away from children. If applying an essential oil to your skin always perform a small patch test to an insensitive part of the body (after you have properly diluted the oil in an appropriate carrier.

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This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.