The essential oil of myrrh is extracted from resin. Myrrh, in the scientific nomenclature system, is called Commiphora Myrrha and is native to Egypt. While the resin was frequently used in incense and perfumes in ancient Egypt, the oil obtained from it was also used for healings wounds. Myrrh Oil is effective as an antiseptic. Even the fumes or smoke obtained from burning the resin have antiseptic and disinfectant qualities that eliminate the germs in the space where the smoke filters out.
Myrrh essential oil stimulates thoughts, blood circulation, digestion, secretions, nervous activity and excretion. It stimulates the pumping action of the heart, the secretion of digestive juices and bile into the stomach, and it keeps one alert and active by stimulating the brain and the nervous system.
This essential oil can be used to prevent any ailment resulting from microbial infection, such as fever, food poisoning, cough & cold, mumps, measles, pox and infections of wounds. It has no adverse side effects, unlike other antibiotics, such as weakening of liver, or digestive malfunction.
Myrrh Essential Oil is an astringent. It strengthens the hold of gums on teeth, contracts the skin, muscles, intestines and other internal organs. It also strengthens the grip of scalp on hair roots, thereby preventing hair loss. One more serious aspect of this astringent property is that it stops hemorraghing in wounds. When this astringency makes the blood vessels contract and check the flow of blood, it can significantly curtial blood loss when wounded.
Myrrh essential oil is good against coughs and colds. It dissipates viral infections that can cause coughs and colds, as well as relieves congestion and reduces the deposition of phlegm in the lungs and respiratory tracts.
Blending: Myrrh oil blends well with Frankincense, Lavender, Palma Rosa, Patchouli, Rosewood, Sandal Wood, Tea Tree and Thyme essential oils.
Essential Oil Bottles
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Essence Oils - fragrances formulated to be long lasting and can be applied directly on the skin. Their gift is through aromatherapy - the sense of smell, the pleasant aromas dispersed into the atmosphere. Aromas evoke feelings… and feelings rule.
Essential Oils - pure extracts of flowers, herbs, spices and resins. They tend to be very potent, volatile, and to a certain extent medicinal in aroma. Essential oils are best used diluted in some form of carrier oil base. Their gift is in their volatile potency. They easily carry profound therapeutic value into the body system.
Attar Oils - Literally means "scents". It is an ancient eastern art of obtaining pure botanical extracts using age old methods of steam distillation. Attars tend to be very aromatic and spicy; deep and rich.
Hand dipped incense - unscented wood pulp incense sticks dipped into specially formulated fragrances.
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