Myrrh Oil is an ancient, powerful essential oil with many modern day applications.
Botanical Name: Commiphora myrrha, C. Molmol, Balsamodendrom myrrha
Aroma: Resinous, smoky, balsamic
Perfume Note: Base
Method of Extraction: Steam Distilled
Blends Well With: Clove, olibanum, galbanum, lavender, patchouli, and sandalwood essential oils
Description and Uses: Myrrh essential oil has been used since ancient times as a sacred incense, a perfume, and as a therapeutic agent. It has a centering, visualizing and meditative effect. Physically, Myrrh is often used for colds and coughs, eczema, ringworm and gum infections. Added to cream, myrrh can help protect against chapped, dry skin from cold weather.
Cautions: Not recommended during pregnancy.
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