A friend of mine has recently been investigating the many uses of essential oils; in fact, she made me an anti-wrinkle face cream with Frankincense Oil! So I’m super excited to present today’s article by guest blogger, Abhinav Kumar Singh, who shares with us some of the therapeutic benefits of this ancient oil.
After a long day, everyone needs something refreshing that can help them to get over their stress. There is no doubt that getting a perfect aromatherapy treatment is the best option to avail instant relief from the conditions of stress and anxiety. And, if you have the perfect oil to be used in aromatherapy, it can work even faster and thoroughly.
So, do you wish to try something extraordinary to acquire the maximum benefits from your aromatherapy sessions? If your answer is yes, then get ready to learn about an excellent natural remedy that has been helping people for ages!
This natural oil is considered to be the most effective natural remedy for relieving stress, anxiety, mental fatigue, migraine, nervous affliction and the other associated problems. Over the years, this oil has been used for treating such problems that affect people every now and then. After returning home from work, you can use this oil to rid yourself of tiredness either by getting a head massage or using it in your aromatherapy session.
Extraction Process Of Frankincense Oil
Botanically known as Boswellia frereana, frankincense belongs to the species of plant which is indigenous to northern Somalia and belongs to the family of Burseraceae. Renowned for various health benefits, frankincense has also carved a niche in the form of oil which is derived from the steam distillation extraction process from its oleo gum resin. It is clear to yellow color liquid with a hint of green that comprises spicy, warm and fresh balsamic fragrance.
Therapeutic Elements Present In Frankincense Essential Oil
The highly fascinating frankincense oil has gained much popularity for its potent therapeutic properties which can easily be attributed as antiseptic, astringent, disinfectant, carminative, cytophylactic, cicatrisant, digestive, emenagogue, diuretic, expectorant, tonic, sedative and uterine. Owing to these powerful therapeutic properties, frankincense oil is widely used for getting rid of various types of health related problems, some of which are listed as below.
Other Benefits Besides Alleviating Nervousness
- Get gentle massages over sore joints and muscles with frankincense oil by diluting it with any carrier oil in order to overcome rheumatoid arthritis.
- If you are the one who is suffering from oral pain and wish to treat it with natural remedy, soak a few drops of frankincense oil in a cotton ball and dab over the affected area to eliminate the pain.
- Suffering from the problem of indigestion? If yes, ingest a few drops of frankincense oil by mixing in a glass of warm water. This will help you to get instant relief from indigestion.
These are only a few mystical benefits of this miraculous essential oil. There are other uses of this essential oil, too, so we suggest that you start your research and when you’re convinced, get a bottle of frankincense oil so you can get the most of it for your personal health.
About the Author
Abhinav Kumar Singh is a renowned aromatherapist and essential oil educator with 8 years of professional expertise. His passion is to help others by sharing crucial information about aromatherapy, information, usage and tips from essential oils and allied natural extracts. He has been advocating about the benefits of natural essential oils through writing and speeches to reach out thousands of persons through his blogs, articles, and speeches. Find more of his works at Allin Exporters. Apart from this, he loves travelling to new places and spending time in his backyard.
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