Similar to other oils high in alpha-pinene* (see below), but combined with a sizable Ester molecule content - giving it properties that are SEDATIVE and calming to the central nervous system, plus ANALGESIC (pain relief). d-3 carene content promotes memory, attention, and sensory awareness.
Latin Name: Abies sibirica
Botanical family: Pinaceae
Plant Part: Needles and Twigs
Processed: Steam distilled, wildcrafted
Chemical family: Monoterpenes, Esters
Aroma: Woodsy, Conifer
SAFETY: For external use only. Keep out of reach of children. Always dilute essential oils before applying to the skin and keep away from mucous membranes. If the oil is past it’s “use by” date or stored improperly, it may cause irritation and lose therapeutic value.
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We are passionate about aromatherapy and all things healthy and natural. We also believe strongly in the safe use of essential oils. To learn more about blending safely, we have a learning section devoted just to this issue: Drops & Dilutions.
Safety recommendations are based on Essential Oil Safety, 2nd Edition, Robert Tisserand and Rodney Young, 2014.