|Juniper Berry Essential Oil
100% PURE, THERAPEUTIC GRADE ESSENTIAL OIL
|COMMON NAME||Juniper Berry Oil|
|BOTANICAL NAME||Juniperus communis|
|PLANT PARTS USED||Berries|
|COUNTRY OF ORIGIN||Nepal|
|Juniper has a long tradition of use as a purifying and protective incense and remedy. It is also well known as a key botanical in Gin.
Nature/Essence – Purifying & Toning
FOR THE SKIN
Juniper has a cleansing and toning effect on oily or congested skin including acne, eczema (especially if weeping). It is popular in body oils for cellulite.
FOR THE BODY
Juniper is used for its detoxifying and stimulating effects for fluid retention, cellulite, rheumatism, gout, and urinary conditions. It can also be of help to regulate and ease menstruation, and calm digestive bloating or spasms.
FOR THE MIND
Juniper’s strengthening nature provides support during negative or challenging times.
FOR THE HOME
Juniper can be diffused to help purify and clear the air for protection on both a physical and emotional level.
BLENDS WELL WITH
Cedarwood, Cypress, Geranium, Grapefruit, Lavender, Lavandin, Bergamot, Lime, Vetiver, Clary Sage and Lemongrass.
|Appearance||Colourless to yellow liquid|
|Odour Description||Fresh, warm, rich, balsamic, woody-sweet, pine-needle|
|Main Constituents||Sabinene, a-pinene, d-cadinene, terpene-4-ol, trans beta ocimene|
|Specific Gravity||Min 0.857||Max0.876|
|Optical Rotation||Min -15||Max -0.5|
|Refractive Index||Min 1.471||Max1.483|
This doesn’t smell much like Juniper trees... but if you don’t know what junipers smell like you might like it.
Love this juniper berry essential oil, one of my favorite in charcoal soap.
A lovely musky smell