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Pine essential oil is the oil obtained from the tree commonly known as pine, which grows wild throughout Europe and parts of Asia. There are over 100 species of Pine some which are not for medicinal use. Additionally, there are several parts of the tree that can be used as well. A handsome height of 40 metres, with needle-like gray-green leaves that grow in pairs, orange-yellow flowers and pointed brown cones, and distinguished by a red-hued upper trunk.
The essential oil is produced from the distillation of the twigs, needles and cones of the tree. Pine essential oil is principally antiseptic, especially in purifying the air to combat unwanted bacteria. It is a highly esteemed household remedy for a variety of ailments. This is the most common Pine oil for Aromatherapy applications.
One of the reasons that pine oil has become such an important element in supplemental health is its availability. It is relatively easy to make pine essential oil, and pine trees grow in huge numbers all over the world. It is extensively cultivated for its wood, tar, pitch, turpentine and essential oil.
Pine is a tree of peace. Burn it to bring joy, purification, and healing.
Ingredients: Pinus Sylvestris Leaf Oil
Botanical name: Pinus sylvestris
Common name: Pine
Extraction method: Steam distilled
Plant part: Needles, young branches and cones
Common uses: Pine has traditionally been used as an expectorant and has been known to be beneficial in clearing phlegm when used in steam inhalation or in a diffuser.
Strengh of aroma: Medium
Aromatic scent: Sweet, fresh christmas tree aroma.
Caution: Non-toxic, non-irritating and non-sensitising. Avoid during pregnancy.
*Note* Pine oil can cause allergic reactions, it is very useful to relieve nervous exhaustion, mental and physical fatigue. Helps to improve circulation and to relieve rheumatism, gout, sciatica and arthritis, it should be done so with care due to the sensitizing nature of this oil. Its benefits include its ability to reduce inflammation and associated redness, aid skin conditions like eczema and psoriasis, as well as cuts and sores, scabies and lice and for excessive perspiration. Boost the immune system, ease symptoms of bronchitis, asthma, catarrh, coughs, laryngitis, colds and flu. It eases breathlessness and sinusitis, stimulate the mind and body, and protecting your home and body from a wide variety of germs.
Pine is a tree of peace. Burn it to bring joy, purification, and healing. Decorate with its branches for the same effect.
Funeral Rites: Pine is evergreen and is an herb of immortality. Its wood is used to make coffins, and its boughs are placed on graves to remind the living that life is eternal and death but a transition to a different reality. Burn the needles to bring harmony and healing to the bereaved.
5ml, 10ml, 50ml, 100ml
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