FRANKINCENSE
(Boswellia carteri)

As the king of oils, Frankincense is known from enhancing spiritual and meditative practice to use in beauty routines to rejuvenate, smooth, healthy skin and help reduce the appearance of imperfections. It is also greatly valued because its fragrance is believed to heighten spirituality, meditative relaxation, deepen breathing, uplift spirit and maintain a clear mind. It is used in expensive perfumes. For Christians it was one of the three original precious gifts brought by the Magi to the infant Jesus. It is still used in Catholic church during religious ceremonies for devotional cleansing and purification for the soul.

Applications: Aromatic, Topical

Plant Part used: Gum/resin

Extraction Method: Steam Distillation

Aromatic Description: Soft, balsamic, fresh, lemony

Taste: Bitter, pungent, astringent, sweet

Energy: Heating, drying

Principal Constituents: Olibanol, resinous matter, terpenes

Therapeutic Properties: Anti-inflammatory, Antifungal, Antiseptic, Astringent

Mix well with: Lavender, bergamot, myrrh, rose, sandalwood, citrus, cinnamon, vetiver & few more

  • Promotes the appearance of healthy-looking skin

  • May help reduce the appearance of skin imperfections

  • Relaxing and calming

  • Frankincense Essential Oil can be used in multiple ways like in Diffuser, Bath, Massage oil, Creme, Inhalations, etc.

  • Invite elevated spiritual and meditative experiences every day by diffusing this oil while doing yoga/meditation.

  • Add Frankincense to your moisturizer/crème to promote the appearance of healthy-looking skin and even skin tones

Topical: Face/Body: Dilute 1-2 drops and apply on the desired area. Can add in any crème/lotion for cosmetic application.

Massage: Dilute 8-10 drops, massage problem area/whole body.

Bathing: Add 8-10 drops in bucket.

Aromatic: Diffusion; Use 5-6 drops in the diffuser of your choice.

Inhalation; Put 1-2 drops on hanky/wrist/etc.

Spray: Add 40-50 drops in 100ml water for Disinfectant/Linen/Room Spray.

Dilution: Can dilute in any base/carrier oil. Recommended to dilute with Core & Pure Maestro Base Oil for maximised result

Keep out of reach of children. Keep away from eyes & sensitive areas. If pregnant, nursing or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician. Do not use undiluted on skin. Discontinue if skin irritation occurs.