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Scotch Pine Essential Oil

Pinus sylvestris Origin: Bosnia

Scotch Pine Essential Oil

Overview

Botanical Name

Pinus sylvestris

Common Method Of Extraction

Steam distilled

Parts Used

Needles

Note Classification

Middle

Aroma

Strong, dry-balsamic, turpentine-like

Largest Producing Countries

Bulgaria, Hungary, and USA

Traditional Use

This oil used in the fragrance industry for its forest like aroma

Properties

Analgesic, antibacterial, antifungal, anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, antineuralgic, antirheumatic, antiseptic, antiviral, bactericidal, balsamic, cholagogue, decongestant, deodorant, disinfectant, diuretic, expectorant, insecticide, stimulant, vermifuge

Blends Well With

Bergamot, cedarwood, clary sage, cypress, eucalyptus, frankincense, grapefruit, juniper, lavender, lemon, marjoram, niaouli, peppermint, ravensara, rosemary, sage, sandalwood, tea tree, thyme

Of Interest

Pine oil can withstand temperatures as low as minus 40 degrees.

Safety Data

May cause skin irritation.

Disclaimer

This information is for educational purposes only, it is not intended to treat, cure, prevent or, diagnose any disease or condition. Nor is it intended to prescribe in any way. This information is for educational purposes only and may not be complete, nor may its data be accurate.

As with all essential oils, never use them undiluted. 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.