Juniper from which Juniper Leaf Essential Oil is distilled, is a small bushy shrub or tree, 3-35 feet in height growing at an altitude ranging from 8800 to 15,400 feet in the Himalayan region at its highest (from which this particular oil originates). Juniper Leaf/Branch essential oil has a very fine aroma indicative of great care taken in the distillation process - it is completely devoid of harsh notes common to this oil. Juniper is one of the most widely used oils in aromatherapy; in the case of Juniper Leaf/Branch essential oil, it is a perfect ingredient to include in an invigorating massage oil due to its ability to create a sensation of warmth, comfort, and relief.
Sinusitis Pain Releif: Steam inhalation is an ancient treatment for instant relief from blocked nasal passages, sinusitis pain, headache and for attracting hidden toxins and excess oil in the skin surface.
Reduce Swelling: Massage your body with this oil to reduce swelling, inflammation, redness, soreness, pain and muscular tension associated with arthritis, rheumatism and edema.
Healing Skin Conditions: Add 2 drops into your skin care creams and lotions for topical use on athlete’s foot, pimples, eczema and other inflammatory skin conditions to heal with its antiseptic and antibacterial properties.
Botanical Name:Juniperus communis L.
Plant Part: Leaves
Cautions: Dilute before use; for external use only. May cause skin irritation in some individuals; a skin test is recommended prior to use. Contact with eyes should be avoided.
General: As with all essential oils, never use them undiluted, in eyes or mucus membranes. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner. Keep away from children. If applying an essential oil to your skin always perform a small patch test to an insensitive part of the body (after you have properly diluted the oil in an appropriate carrier.
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Processing Method:Steam Distilled
Blends Well With: Bergamot and other Citrus Oils, Cedarwood, Cistus, Clary, Geranium,Sage, Cypress, Elemi, lavender and Vetiver