Botanical Name: Boswellia Serrata
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Plant Part: Gum resin
Strength of Aroma: Medium
Aromatic Scent: Frankincense serrata essential oil has a green, woody, earthy scent.
Blends well with: Carrot seed, Cedarwood Atlas, Clove, Lemon, Myrrh, Nutmeg, Orange, Pine, Sandalwood, Spruce and Vetiver.
Suggested Uses: Frankincense serrata essential oil is steamed distilled from a gum resin that has been used for thousands of years as incense, medicine and in cosmetics. In traditional Indian (Ayurvedic) medicine, the gum resin is used for fevers, rheumatism, obesity and skin and nervous disorders. The essential oil is used to treat chronic ulcers, ringworm and menstrual pain. The anti-inflammatory properties of Frankincense serrata make it ideal for joint pain and for menstrual pain. Add 2-3 drops in a tablespoon of carrier oil and apply where needed. Diffusing Frankincense serrata during meditation creates a meditative environment.
Cautions: None known.
Please Note: The International Federation of Aromatherapists does not recommend that Essential Oils be taken internally unless under the supervision of a Medical Doctor who is also qualified in clinical Aromatherapy. All cautions listed for individual oils do not include those cautions from ingestion.
Certified Organics: This Organic Oil is NOP Certified. The National Organic Program develops, implements, and administers national production, handling, and labeling standards for organic agricultural products. The QAI also accredits the certifying agents (foreign and domestic) who inspect organic production and handling operations to certify that they meet USDA standards.