I have been recommending Frankincense Oil to my friends and family since the time I have discovered its miraculous benefits. So, what is Frankincense Essential Oil?
Frankincense Oil is an Essential Oil used extensively in aromatherapy. Frankincense oil is sourced from the resin of the Boswellia carterii and has a variety of health benefits. It is used as an antiseptic, an astringent, as a digestive and many other things. Frankincense Oil, apart from being used as a cosmetic and fragrant, also has varied health benefits.
Frankincense Oil is used as an antiseptic that helps make one's immune system stronger. It helps to eliminate the germs where the smoke filters out. It can be applied on wounds for protecting them from infections and healing them faster. Apart from helping with our immune system, frankincense oil shows unbelievable effects on an undigested stomach. This oil speeds up the secretion of digestive juices (gastric juices, bile and acids) in the stomach , thus facilitating quick digestion.
Frankinsence Oil also helps in the respiratory issues by soothing the coughs and providing relief from congestion.It also has anti depressant and anti - inflammatory properties that help relax the breathing passages. This Oil is also known for its properties of easing body pain, headaches, toothaches and balancing the rise in body temperature commonly associated with colds.
Frankincense Oil is also very effective as a sedative as it induces a feeling of mental peace and relaxation. This is known to lower anxiety, anger and stress.
This essential oil is used to boost health and thus is also known as a tonic. (Read more about it on organic facts)
Another surprising quality of Frankincense Oil is that it aids to eliminates gas and prevents it from building up in the body. This in turn, relieves from the associated problems of stomachache, chest pain, uneasiness and indigestion. Another very interesting property, which will interest you, would be its anti-ageing and skin health properties. This essential oil helps make the scars of boils or acne fade at a much faster rate leaving the skin clear and soft. It also helps fading of stretch marks, surgery marks, fat cracks and other scars associated with pregnancy. Frankincense Oil is further used to eliminate sun spots and wrinkles, making it as an important anti-ageing tool (find range of anti-ageing products here). It tones and tightens skin of all over one’s body and replaces the old dying cells. Additionally, Frankincense Oil can also prevent dental issues like tooth decay, bad breath or cavities.
Thus, it is one stop solution for everything.
Hi, my name is Reecha shaikh. I’m from Mumbai and studied B.Com from National college College.