Myrrh Essential Oil
Myrrh (Commiphora myrrha) essential oil is a great choice for skin healing (mature skin, scars, inflammation, eczema). It may also be beneficial in blends for coughs, colds, and congestion. It is hydro distilled from tree resin. It is thick with a resinous, musty, and earthy aroma.
Chemistry: curzerene (34.68%), furanoeudesma-1,3-diene (24.62%), lindestrene (10.41%), b-elemene (5.75%), g-elemene (4.01%), germacrene b (3.84%)
Latin Name: Commiphora myrrha
Botanical Family: Burseraceae
Cultivation: Somalia, Certified Organic
Plant Part: Tree Resin / Gum
Chemical Family: Sesquiterpenes and Ketones
Aroma: Resinous, earthy, and musty
Properties: cicatrisant, astringent, analgesic, mucolytic, expectorant, antiseptic
Hydro Distilled: August 2017
Shelf Life: 8 years (approx.)
For skin application, add just 1 drop to 1 teaspoon unscented lotion or organic carrier oil and gently massage into the skin as needed.
Chakra: Base (1st), Sacral (2nd), Solar Plexus (3rd), Throat (5th), and Crown (7th)
Myrrh helps give us our voice when we are too frightened to use it. It helps strengthen spirituality and grounds us.
For external use only. Keep out of reach of children. Always dilute essential oils before applying to the skin and keep away from mucous membranes. Consult a licensed physician if pregnant or nursing. If the oil is past it’s “Best by” date or stored improperly, it may cause irritation and lose therapeutic value. Avoid the use of essential oils near infants and small children.
For educational purposes only. This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. Please consult your medical professional before use.