Organic Myrrh Essential Oil**
(Commiphora myrrha) India
spicy, earthy aroma
Offering the finest quality therapeutic grade essential oils
** double price oil
Aromatherapy properties: skin care, soothes gum diseases; mystical, sacred, confidence, courage
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.