Frankincense has been held in high esteem for many, many years. It was even given to the baby Jesus! It is useful for skin care, congestion and other respiratory issues, and is especially popular for meditation.
Major Therapeutic Properties: antiseptic, anti-inflammatory, antidepressant, analgesic, astringent, sedative, expectorant, antibacterial, calming
For grounding during yoga or meditation, use 4-5 drops in a diffuser
To rejuvenate skin, wash face, then add 2-3 drops to 1 ounce of almond carrier oil and gently massage onto face.
During menstruation, add 8-10 drops to warm bath water. May help with cramps, fatigue, and other menstrual discomfort.
Mixes well with: lavender, clary sage, orange, clove
Species: Boswellia frereana
Part: Resin Tears
Method: Steam Distilled
*As with all essential oils, these statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. Better Essential's products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.