Frankincense 1/2 oz
Boswellia carteri, B. thurifera or B. cateri (Family, Burseraceae) – Somalia – Also known as ‘Olibanum’ B. papyrifera. / Soothes, warms and aids meditation. It has been used for centuries, and burnt on alters and in temples. ‘Creates a spiritual atmosphere’. Comforting oil, by slowing down breathing and controlling tension it helps to focus the mind. Excellent for toning and caring for mature/aging skin. (claimed to have rejuvenating qualities [the Egyptians used it in rejuvenation face-masks.]) Elemi (Canarium luzonicum) is related. / Source: resin / Production method: steam distillation / Aromatherapy class: stimulating, toning, grounding / Aroma type: balsamic / Skin type: aging/mature / Traditional use: skin conditioner, soothing agent / Blends well with: basil, black pepper, galbanum, geranium, grapefruit, lavender, orange, patchouli, sandalwood / Main constituents: Pinene, dipentene, limonene, thujene, phellandrene, cymene, myrcene, terpinene. / Available in 10ml, 1oz, 4oz, 8oz, 16oz, 32oz & gal.