Balsam Fir is the authentic aroma of a Christmas tree. It diffuses beautifully and also works nicely in lotion for sore muscles or joints. Try using it in a natural counter spray for its antibacterial properties.
Latin Name: Abies balsamea
Plant Origin: Canada
Botanical Family: Pinaceae
Plant Part: Needles and Twigs
Chemical Family: Monoterpenes, Esters
Aroma: Coniferous, Dry and Balsamic
RECIPE: Holiday Counter Cleaner
To a large cleaning spray bottle (16 to 32 ounce size), add just 1 ounce of Organic Castile Soap and 40-60 drops of Balsam Fir Essential Oil. Gently shake the bottle in a circular motion to incorporate the oil into the castile soap. Top off with warm water. Use as an all-purpose counter spray.
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