Frankincense has been held in high esteem for many, many years. It was even given to the baby Jesus! So much could be said about the benefits of Frankincense essential oil. It is especially useful for skin care, as it can help rejuvenate problem skin. It is also a popular choice for use in meditation, as it has a grounding effect on your mind.
- Botanical name: Boswellia serrata
- Part: Resin Tears
- Method: Steam Distilled
- Sourced from: India
- Aroma: Earthy, musky, and resinous
- Consistency: Thin
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.
Blends well with lavender, clary sage, orange, clove.