|Elemi Essential Oil
100% PURE, THERAPEUTIC GRADE ESSENTIAL OIL
|BOTANICAL NAME||Canarium luzonicum|
|PLANT PARTS USED||Gum|
|COUNTRY OF ORIGIN||Philippines|
|Like other resinous oils (Myrrh, Frankincense), Elemi has strong antiseptic and toning qualities. It was used by the Egyptians for embalming and has a long tradition of use for skin and respiratory complaints.
Nature/Essence – Fortifying & Protective
FOR THE SKIN
Elemi is an excellent skin oil to aid healing of minor skin wounds and encourage healthy tissue regeneration. It is wonderful to tone and firm aging skin and wrinkles, and is said to have a balancing effect, normalising dry or oily skin.
FOR THE BODY
A powerful oil used as an inhalation or chest rub for sinus and chest congestion, coughs (useful for both dry and productive coughs) and as a respiratory antiseptic to aid immune defences.
FOR THE MIND
Elemi has a fortifying effect and has been used as an energizing tonic during times of fatigue and nervous exhaustion. It is said to promote a peaceful state, and protect against fear and negativity.
FOR THE HOME
Elemi is a nice oil to diffuse during meditation, providing a sense of balance and strength.
BLENDS WELL WITH
Frankincense, Lavender, Rosemary, Myrrh and Sage.
|Appearance||Clear Pale Yellow to Deep Yellow Liquid Oil|
|Odour Description||Pleasant, Fresh Peppercorn-Like|
|Main Constituents||Limonene, Alpha-phellandrene, Elemol, Sabinene, P-cymene, Elemicin|
|Specific Gravity||Min0.855||Max 0.910|
|Refractive Index||Min 1.472||Max 1.489|