Also called Olibanum, it is extracted from the gum of a large tree that grows in the dry, mountainous regions of India. It has a warm, spicy scent. It has been priced for centuries, and it is a helpful aid to prayer and spiritual activities. It was part of the holy incense in the bible.
Physical conditions: abscess weeping, gum diseases, acne scarring, cold, cracked and weeping skin, haemorrhoids, nosebleeds.
Psychological conditions: Apprehension, fear, insecurity, irritability following a fright, panic attack.
Directions for use
- Diffusion: Use 3 to 4 drops to diffuse up to 30 minutes 3 times daily
- Internal: Put 3 drops on cotton ball and rub on teeth and tongue. As food additive, add one drop to food.
- Topical: For massage, dilute 5 drops with 10 ml carrier oil. For bath, mix 5 drops with 5 ml carrier oil.
Tip: Rub Frankincense on your hands after a long day of gardening for a warming and soothing effect