E-379 - Frankincense (Boswellia carterii)

Properties and fragrance similar to, but weaker than, the CO2 variety of this oil. Musty, earthy but slightly sweet smell. Dry desert like, to our nose at least. As a compress or facial oil, it is reputed to smooth wrinkles, rejuvenate tired skin. Mix 4 drops Frankincense, 3 drops Rose Otto and 3 drops Neroli into 2 tsp of Sweet Almond Oil and 1 Tbs of Jojoba for a rejuvenating face oil.

Item # Description Price Quantity Option
E-379-05 5 mL Frankincense $20.46
E-379-15 15 mL Frankincense $41.83
E-379-4 4 oz. Frankincense $161.43
E-379-8 8 oz. Frankincense $300.99
E-379-16 16 oz. Frankincense $588.68
E-379-32 32 oz. Frankincense $1122.00

Historical Fokelore Application

Folklore suggests strong antiseptic properties, reduces anxiety and tension.


Botanical Name:Boswellia carterii

Also Known As:Olibanum

Where Grown:Middle East

How Grown:Wildcrafted

Plant Part Used:Steam distilled from plant exudates.

Aroma:Sweet, Wood-like, Warm, Smooth

Color:Medium Yellow

Viscosity:2

Perfume Note:Base

Blends With:Orange, Bergamot, Neroli, Basil, Cinnamon, Sandalwood, Myrrh, Pine, Geranium

How Used:Properties and fragrance similar to, but weaker than, the CO2 variety of this oil. Musty, earthy but slightly sweet smell. Dry desert like, to our nose at least. As a compress or facial oil, it is reputed to smooth wrinkles, rejuvenate tired skin. Mix 4 drops Frankincense, 3 drops Rose Otto and 3 drops Neroli into 2 tsp of Sweet Almond Oil and 1 Tbs of Jojoba for a rejuvenating face oil.

Precautions:N

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