Therapeutic grade. | Made with certified organic ingredients. | Steam distilled.
Myrrh (Commiphora myrrha) Myrrh has been used for thousands of years in healing ceremonies and religious practices.. The oil is made from the sap of the myrrh tree in a steam distilling process. Two of its chemical components, terpenoids and sesquiterpenes, have strong anti-inflammatory and antioxidant effects. Sesquiterpenes also have a strong effect on the emotional center of the brain, the hypothalamus, helping us to feel calm and balanced. Its antioxidant effects make it efficient as an anti-aging agent, and for skin rejuvenation. In addition, it is an antiseptic, antibacterial and a toner.
Aromatic Description: Woody, earthy, balsamic
Skin Benefits: Moisturizes mature and dry skin, wound healer
Common Uses: Respiratory health, oral health, skin care
Energetics: Grounding, mellowing
Blends Well With: Frankincense
Recommended Skin Type: All skin types, especially for dry and mature skin
Cautions: Do not use essential oils internally, and do not apply undiluted essential oils to the skin without qualified professional advice. If you are pregnant, epileptic, have liver damage, or any other medical problem, use oils only under the advice of a qualified practitioner. Use extreme caution when using essential oils with children.
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Therapeutic grade. Made with certified organic ingredients. Steam distilled.
As with any essential oil, make sure to mix with carrier oils at proper ratios before applying to the skin.
We never recommend ingesting any essential oil.
Please make sure to review or safety and use guides prior to use.