The essential oil extracted from the berries of the evergreen Bulgarian Juniper has warm, woody, fresh, pine aroma and strong uplifting and strengthening effect. It is known to detoxify and purify the body and is used extensively in aromatherapy and many skin- and body-care formulations.
Skincare/Cosmetic use: detoxifying, clearing, antiseptic, astringent, stimulating, tonic/acne, cellulite, oily, congested skin, hair loss/ balding
Perfumery: middle note/fresh, piney, bittersweet, woody.
Blends well with: Clary Sage, Pine, Lavender, Sandalwood, Rosemary, Oakmoss, Geranium, and all citrus oils
Therapeutic use: Antiseptic, antitoxic, astringent, anti-spasmodic, depurative, emmenagogue, nervine, parasiticide, sedative, tonic, vulmerary, purifying, detoxifying/colds/flu, urinary infections, respiratory problems, gastro-intestinal infections, pre-menstrual bloating.
Diffuse or inhale Juniper berry essential oil when you need to calm down and relax or when you have a sore throat or some respiratory discomfort to ease the unpleasant symptoms.
Dilute Juniper berry essential oil in a carrier oil and massage the chest, the abdomen, and the stomach area to soothe problems with indigestion.
Incorporate Juniper berry essential oil into your skin care routine by adding it to your moisturizer or by diluting it in a light carrier oil. This will help cleanse skin, prevent clogged pores and thus the formation of breakouts.
For external use only. Always dilute. Possible skin sensitivity. Keep out of reach of children. If you are pregnant, nursing, or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician. Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears, mucous membranes and sensitive areas.
Juniperus Communis (Juniper fruit) oil*
*Certified Organic Ingredient