Common Name: Frankincense (Carterii) or Olibanum-Tree
Botanical Name: Boswellia carterii or Boswellia sacra
Plant Part: Resin
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Oil Type: Essential Oil
Aroma: Earthy, spicy, woody, and warm.
Appearance: Colorless to light brown
Blends Well With: Amyris, Basil, Bergamot, Cardamom, Citrus Oils (any), Chamomile, Cinnamon Bark, Clary Sage, Clove Bud, Coriander, Cypress, Elemi, Eucalyptus, Fir, Geranium, Ginger, Helichrysum, Helichrysum Rambianzina, Jasmine, Juniper, Lavender, Litsea Cubeba, Mandarin, Melissa, Myrrh, Neroli, Oakmoss, Palo Santo, Patchouli, Petitgrain, Pine, Rosemary, Vanilla, and Vetiver.
Description: Frankincense Carterii comes from the gum resin of the plant. There are many species of Frankincense, and Frankincense Carterii shares similar properties with the most popular (Serrata and Neglecta species) It is commonly used for skin health and scars, anti aging, stress and anxiety, as well as many other ailments. Frankincense is mentioned in the Bible and is used in spiritual practices. Frankincense Carterii is a popular choice in essential oils blends. It's a great addition to your essential oil collection and perfect for aromatherapy.
IMPORTANT: FOR SAFETY PURPOSES, THIS PRODUCT IS FOR AROMATHERAPY-USE ONLY. Unless you have received clearance from a qualified medical professional, use only for aromatherapy. Any essential oil that is used topically should be well-diluted to prevent irritation and/or other possible side effects. Always perform a skin patch test before using topically to test for allergies and/or sensitivities. This product should not be used during pregnancy or used by anyone with a medical condition without first consulting your physician or other qualified medical professional. For more general information on essential oils, click here.
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