Frankincense oil is steam distilled from the resin of small shrubby tree of the Boswellia species which grows in the middle east. It has been used for thousands of years throughout history.
It is an essential oil used in aromatherapy that can give health benefits of relieving stress and anxiety, is anti-depressant, shown to reduce heart rate and blood pressure. It slows and deepens the breath and has been used in religious ceremonies for meditation.
We use frankincense oil in our Meditation massage oil for its calming, grounding effect and its ability to deepen and slow the breath as an aid to meditation.
Frankincense oil has skin regenerating properties and was used by ancient Egyptians to preserve and embalm. Frankincense is known to improve skin elasticity and skin tone.
We use Frankincense in our blend of essential oils that go into the Night cream and Night oil for its rejuvenating and anti-wrinkle properties.
Frankincense is also blended into our Toning oil and butter to help reduce the appearance of scars and blemishes and prevent stretch marks.