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What is Doterra frankincense used for?

What is Doterra frankincense used for?

Its soothing and beautifying properties are used to rejuvenate skin and help reduce the appearance of imperfections when applied topically. As the king of oils, Frankincense is known to support healthy cellular, immune, nervous, and digestive function when used internally.

What is the most expensive frankincense?

The most expensive frankincense in the world in fact comes from B. frereana. Widely considered to be the “King of Frankincense”, it is found only in a narrow geographical belt in Somaliland and the Puntland region of northern Somalia.

Can frankincense be diffused?

Frankincense Essential Oil can be added to a diffuser or vaporizer and inhaled for its sedative, earthy fragrance that is known to enhance the mood and combat stress and anxiety. A few drops of Frankincense added to a diffuser or mixed with water to make an air freshening spray can eliminate airborne bacteria.

What are the health benefits of frankincense?

Health Benefits of Frankincense Essential Oil

  • May Reduce Arthritis. Frankincense is an anti-inflammatory substance, which may help to ease pain and symptoms of arthritis.
  • May Improve Gut Function.
  • May Improve Asthma.
  • Maintains Oral Health.
  • May Fight Certain Cancers.

Which frankincense is best for inflammation?

Boswellia. Frankincense or Boswellia serrata has been used traditionally as a medication against inflammatory diseases for a long time. Besides α- and β-boswellic acid, it contains other pentacyclic triterpenic acids, which inhibit pro-inflammatory processes via 5-lipoxygenase and cyclo-oxygenase.

Is frankincense worth more than gold?

Frankincense is the sap of the Boswellia sacra tree. It gives off a pungent scent when burned, and in ancient times was considered worth its weight in gold, a gift fit for kings. But frankincense is no longer a gift fit for kings and it is not nearly as valuable as it once was.

How many drops of frankincense do you put in a diffuser?

Diffuse frankincense oil by adding 3-5 drops per 100ml of water to an oil diffuser. This can kill germs in the air, boost immunity and promote feelings of calm. Apply it topically by diluting 4-6 drops in 20ml (2 Tbsp) of carrier oil.