Botanical Name: boswellia serrata
Extraction Method: CO2
Scent Notes: rich, woody, earthy base notes
The oil of Frankincense has been revered for thousands of years as a sacred, powerful defense against many common ailments. The key anti-inflammatory and pain relieving actives within Frankincense are thought to be the boswellic acids, which research has shown to reduce inflammation associated with asthma, rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis.
Blends well with: basil, bergamot, cardamom, cedarwood, chamomile, cinnamon, clary sage, coriander, geranium, ginger
Caution: Avoid use during first trimester of pregnancy. Essential oil use on pets should be diluted well in a medium before direct application.