JUNIPER BERRY Pure Essential Oil 8ml
Origin source of In Essence Juniper Berry
Origin: Austria, Europe
Characteristics: up to 10m, stiff needled coniferous
Aroma: Subtle wood and fresh fruit
Extraction Method: Steam-distilled
A member of the pine family, Juniper (Juniper communis) is commonly found on heaths and mountains in Europe, America, and Asia. Juniper Berry has a fresh- woody herbaceous aroma which produces a mild diuretic action on the body when inhaled or massaged in carrier oil
In Essence Juniper oil is extracted solely from the berries, which yield the highest quality, pale coloured oil. There are several related species of the Juniperus genus, so knowing the botanical name is paramount when choosing this oil for therapeutic use.
Traditionally used in aromatherapy to assist in the temporary relief of:
- Arthritis and joint swelling
- Symptoms of gout
- Lower back pain
- Menstrual cramps
Is Juniper Berry safe to use for infants?
It's not recommended to use Juniper Berry for infants, however there are many essential oils that are safe to use for infants, you can see the full list here.
Is Juniper Berry safe to use during pregnancy?
It's not recommended to use Juniper Berry for during pregnancy, however there are many essential oils that are safe to use during pregnancy,you can see the full list here.
Is Juniper Berry safe to use on my skin?
Yes, Juniper Berry may be massaged onto the skin once diluted in carrier oil. To create a massage blend, add 6 drops of Juniper Berry into 12ml of massage base oil.