The best of essential oils, also called the King of Oils, is the Frankincense Oil and it deserves its title very much. To promote your health and stimulate your immune system use this oil on daily basis. Its history of use is centuries long and it is one of the most used essential oils since ancient time. Mostly it was used by the Egyptians, Babylonians and Assyrians, and it was commonly used in religious ceremonies. Also the three wise men that visited Jesus on his birth, brought this oil as a treasure present.
This oil is made from Boswellias, it is extracted from the tree’s bark. The white milky sap hardens after a short period, and it is collected from the tree in a form of pear droplets. The quality of this oil is truly stunning, read for yourself in the article below.
The following uses of Frankincense:
1. Neurological support:
For neurological support this is the best oil you can use. The central nervous system is truly supported by the use of this oil. It balances emotions , cleanses your thinking and many other benefits.
2. Treats wounds, burns and scrapes
Mix it with Lavander oil and use it to treat little scrapes, some smaller wounds or burns on your skin, it leaves no scar on the area.
3. Strengthens the immune system
To boost your immune system, apply a few drops on your ankles and rub it in a circular move. Also diffuse it in your bedroom or your living room to breathe it in.
4. Make scars fade away
Mix coconut oil with a few drops of this oil, directly apply it on the area where you have a scar, do this on daily basis until the scar disappears.
5. Reduces stress and anxiety
To prevent from stressing out or relieve from anxiety, use a few drops of this oil mixed with carrier essential oil and rub it on the back of your neck.
6. Aging skin
Unscented essential oil mixed with this oil and applied on your skin will slow down the process of the aging skin, mostly it is used on your facial skin.
7. Memory and Hormones
It helps with the improvement of memory and balancing the hormones.
8. Relieves from itching
Apply a few drops on the itching area, and get an immediate relief.
9. Head tension
Pain and intensive tension can be prevented with the use of this oil.
10. Promote sleep
Diffuse this oil before bedtime, this will slow down the breathing and will relieve from anxiety and tension. Sleep like a baby again!
11. Oral health
It prevents from many oral issues like toothaches, bad breath, infections and canker sores. Mix it with coconut oil and baking soda, and make a homemade toothpaste.
12. Enhance the efficacy of other essential oils
To enhance other essential oil’s properties, apply this oil over it, it will drive it into the cells very deep inside.
13. Remove musty odor
Make your room smell fresh, by applying a few drops of this oil into a bowl of water, leave the bowl in the room.
14. Remove skin tags, warts and moles
Apply directly on the area of the skin, and keep using it until it disappears.
In a bowl of hot water add a few drops of the oil, cover your head with a towel and inhale it for a few minutes. It will elevate your mood and energize you.
16. Clear up problem skin
Apply only a single drop directly on the infected area on your skin.
17. Relieve swelling and joint pain
Mix this oil with a carrier oil and apply it directly on the sick joint before bedtime, it will be a perfect painkiller.