Myrrh - 5 ml
Myrrh (Commiphora myrrha)
This oil is expectorant, anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, antiseptic, astringent, carminative, cicatrisant, antipruritic, emmenagogue, expectorant, antifungal, especially calming, a digestive aid, strengthens the lungs and strengthens and tones all systems in the body. It’s very effective against anxiety, stress and depression because of its relaxing properties. It’s very good for the uterus, strengthens it and nourishes as well as balancing menses. This oil has a strong grounding effect. Externally it’s good for reducing the appearance of scars and spots as well as being good for dry eczema and acne. In truth it is good for all skin problems.
Active ingredients: E.g. Alpha Pinene, Cadinene, Limonene, Cuminaldehyde, Eugenol, Heerabolene and Formic Acid.
Attention: Unsuitable for pregnant women and can cause a toxic effect if used excessively.
Essential oils are 75 – 100 times stronger than tea.
Essential oils are good for home use as stimulants or relaxants for the nervous system and they can be used in many ways.
Bath: Put 5 – 10 drops of pure essential oil into bathwater.
Inhalation: Put 3 – 6 drops in a bowl of hot water, put a towel over your head and breathe deeply in the steam for 5 – 10 minutes. You can also put one drop in your palm and inhale deeply, the chemicals in the oils go straight to your brain and have an immediate effect.
Perfume: Some oils are suitable to use as perfume.