Myrrh (Commiphora myrrha) 100% Pure Essential Oil

 110.00 765.00

Pure, therapeutic grade, natural essential oil of Myrrh (Commiphora myrrha) for aromatherapy and topical use.

Available in 100% PURE ESSENTIAL OIL

PURE ESSENTIAL OILS are highly concentrated plant-based natural oils and must be diluted with water when used in oil burners and diffusers. Dilute first with a carrier oil if used topically. CLICK HERE FOR CARRIERS OILS >>

SKU: eo-myrrh

Description

Myrrh essential oil – The “Holy” oil

Myrrh is most commonly known as one of the gifts (along with gold and frankincense) the three wise men brought to Jesus in the New Testament. In fact, it was actually mentioned in the Bible 152 times! Myrrh was an important herb of the Bible,  as it was used as a spice, a natural remedy and to purify the dead.

Myrrh oil is still commonly used today as a remedy for a variety of ailments. Researchers have become interested in myrrh due to its potent antioxidant activity and potential as a cancer treatment. It has also been shown to be effective in fighting certain types of parasitic infections.

Country of origin: Somalia

Method of Extraction: Steam Distillation

Scent Description: Warm, earthy, woody, balsamic.

Blends Well With: Frankincense, lavender, patchouli, rosewood, sandalwood, tea tree, and many more.

Therapeutic Properties & Uses:

  • The health benefits of myrrh essential oil can be attributed to its properties as an antimicrobial (inhibits microbial growth), astringent, expectorant, antifungal, stimulant (stimulates the nervous system), carminative, stomachic (improves digestion), anticatarrhal (relieves excess mucus and phlegm), diaphoretic (increases perspiration), vulnerary, antiseptic (prevents infections), immune booster, circulatory (improves blood circulation), tonic (protects overall health), anti-inflammatory, and an antispasmodic (prevents spasms) substance.
  • Amenorrhea, athlete’s foot, bronchitis, chapped skin, dysmenorrhea, gums, halitosis, hemorrhoids, itching, mouth, ringworm, toothache. [Julia Lawless, The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Essential Oils (Rockport, MA: Element Books, 1995), 56-65.]

Shelf Life: 6-8 years

Safety Precautions:

  1. Essential oils are for aromatherapy and external use only.
  2. Never apply essential oils in its pure and concentrated forms directly onto the skin. Mix it with a carrier oil first.
  3. Be sure to do a skin patch test before applying it topically onto the desired area to ensure that there are no allergic or sensitive reactions.
  4. If you are pregnant, be sure to check with your doctor first before using essential oils.

Notes:

  • This essential oil is also compatible for use in perfumery, soap- and candle-making, and all other aromatherapy needs.
  • Available in 100% PURE ESSENTIAL OILS, and in a WATER-SOLUBLE blend.
  • PURE ESSENTIAL OILS are highly concentrated plant-based natural oils and must be diluted with water when used in oil burners and diffusers. Dilute first with a carrier oil if used topically. CLICK HERE FOR CARRIERS OILS >>
  • Diffusing essential oils is best in air-conditioned spaces.

 

Wherever the journey takes you…

 

Additional information

Weight 50 g
Dimensions 3 × 7 cm

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