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|Fir Needle, Silver Essential Oil
100% PURE, THERAPEUTIC GRADE ESSENTIAL OIL
|COMMON NAME||Fir Needle - Silver|
|BOTANICAL NAME||Abies alba|
|PLANT PARTS USED||Leaf|
|COUNTRY OF ORIGIN||Europe|
|Fir Needle oil has antiseptic properties similar to Pine, a close relative, however Fir Needle has a softer, finer scent that is often preferred to the harsher tones of Pine.
Nature/Essence – Stimulating & Warming
FOR THE BODY
Fir Needle is a powerful oil for the respiratory system - ideal as an inhalation or chest rub for sinus or chest congestion and coughs. As a respiratory antiseptic it also aid immune defences, and is good to diffuse during cold and flu season or as an inhalation at the first signs of a cold. The warm and stimulating effects of Fir Needle are also useful for muscle and joint aches and pains due to stiffness and lack of mobility. It is also popular as a fresh natural deodorant, with an outdoorsy fragrance especially nice for men.
FOR THE MIND
Fir Needle oil is considered grounding and has tonic qualities to help during times of stress.
FOR THE HOME
The stimulating and antiseptic properties of Fir Needle make it a great air freshener and purifier, and ideal in natural handwash and household cleaners.
BLENDS WELL WITH
Pine, Cedarwood, Lavender and Rosemary.
|Appearance||Clear Colourless to Pale Yellow liquid oil|
|Odour Description||Characteristic, Powerful, Slightly Oily, Pine-Forest|
|Main Constituents||Alpha-pinene, limonene, beta-pinene, camphene, beta-caryophellene, bornyl acetate|
|Specific Gravity||Min0.865||Max 0.885|
|Refractive Index||Min 1.468||Max 1.480|