Juniperberry oil is a clear mobile oil having a fresh, yet warm, rich balsamic, woody-sweet and pine needle like odor.
- Juniper was commonly burnt as a fumigant and ritual incense by the ancient Greeks to combat epidemics.
- The Tibetans and Native Americans used Juniper for ceremonial purposes.
- Juniper & Rosemary twigs were burnt for a long time in French hospitals to clear the air.
The fresh clean scent of Juniper is associated with purification,
which is why it has been used since ancient times for spiritual purification, driving out negative influences.
- Clears, stimulates & strengthens the nerves.
- Purifies the atmosphere.
- Supports the spirit in challenging situations.
- A boon to people in the 'helping' professions.
- A tonic for oily and congested skin.
- Its purifying properties by ease acne, blocked ores, dermatitis, weeping eczema and psoriasis.
- Juniperberry oil is used as a fragrance component in soaps, detergents, creams, lotions and perfumes.
- Juniperberries are used for making gin.
The energetic qualities of juniper are warming and stimulating yang energy.
Blends well with:
Benzoin, Bergamot, Cypress, Frankincense, Geranium, Grapefruit, Lime, Melissa, Rosemary, Sandalwood.
EXTERNAL USE ONLY.
Do not use undiluted on the skin.
Keep away from children & pets.
Store away from heat & light.
Do not use during pregnancy or those with kidney disease.
(It must be remembered that this refers to internal use of herbal extracts of juniper berries)
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W. Sellar - The Directory of Essential Oils
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