Pine Needle (Scotch Pine) Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Pinus sylvestris L.
Aroma: Crisp, resinous
Perfume Note: Middle
Method of Extraction: Needles, twigs and buds
Source: Steam distilled
Blends Well With: Clary sage, cypress, lavender, rosemary, tea tree, juniper, frankincense, peppermint, cedarwood, and citrus oils
Description and Uses: Pine Needle essential oil stimulates, refreshes and cleanses. It has a strong, fresh, resinous aroma and powerful antiseptic properties, making it a wonderful choice for use in a diffuser or in steam inhalations for cough and sinus problems.
Pine Needle essential oil possesses warming properties which may help with joint and muscular aches and pains. It's also helpful in relieving mental and physical fatigue, due to its restorative and invigorating qualities.
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Cautions: Dilute and use with care as Scotch Pine essential oil may otherwise cause skin irritation.
Recipes Using Pine Needle Essential Oil:
Deep Forest Blend:
20 drops Orange essential oil
20 drops Fir Needle
10 drops Pine Needle
10 drops Cedarwood
Blend oils. This blend is great for use in a diffuser.
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