Frankincense Oil: Healing Wonders from the Symbol of Deity
Ancient literature mentioned ‘essential oils’ for more than a hundred times. Several essential oils are mentioned 113 times in the Holy Scripture and one of these is the ‘Frankincense Oil‘, which was mentioned 17 times in the King James version. From the creation of man until the period of Jesus Christ, this essential oil is given highest regard as a ‘symbol for a deity, divinity, and priestly rites’. In the ancient trading, it is the ‘mark of wealth and prosperity’. So, what makes this essential oil very ‘special’?
About Frankincense Oil
Frankincense Oil is also known as ‘Olibanum’ and is a byproduct of the resins coming from the Frankincense or Olibanum tree (with scientific name Boswellia Carterii) which originated in Somalia. Primary components of this essential oil are Bornyl Acetate, Linalool, Octyl Acetate, Alpha Pinene, Incensole, Incensyl Acetate and Actanol. Frankincense oil is used to preserve the remains of ‘Pharaohs’ in the ancient Egypt and Anglo-Saxon Civilization. On the other hand, this essential oil is a popular ingredient for incense burners and cosmetics. Furthermore, this oil is associated with many various religions for many centuries already. But, do you know the healing benefits of this essential oil behind the religious rites and rituals?
Healing Wonders of Frankincense Oil
Frankincense Oil is recognized for its numerous medicinal properties such as sedative, uterine, emmenagogue, antiseptic, astringent, disinfectant, carminative, digestive, cicatrisant, cytophylactic, tonic, diuretic, expectorant, antidepressant, anti-inflammatory, and vulnerary. It can be used through inhalation and works well with carrier oils such as jojoba oil and coconut oil for massage or any topical application.
Mental and Emotional Wellness
Frankincense Oil is a potent sedative that provides mental peace, satisfaction, spirituality and relaxation. It reduces anxiety, stress, and tension. Also, it promotes intuition, spiritual connection, relaxation and deep breathing.
Frankincense Oil improves uterine health by regulating the estrogen hormone production. It reduces the risk of cyst formation and development of uterine cancer. Also, it regulates the proper menstrual cycle because of its emmenagogue properties and treats gynecological stressors and problems that may lead to impairment to women.
Immune System and Oral Health
Frankincense Oil has antiseptic and disinfectant properties essential for eradication of microorganism in the air, as well as, it promotes healing to internal and external wounds important for protection from tetanus or infections. This essential oil is best to treat oral problems including bad breath, cavities, toothaches, gingivitis, mouth sores and prevents infections in the mouth.
Frankincense Oil has carminative and digestive properties that eliminate excess gas from the intestines and alleviate abdominal pains, stomach aches, chest pains, excessive sweating, and indigestion. In addition, it cures the acidity due to indigestion. Also, it helps increase the digestive juice secretion and facilitates in the process of the food inside the intestines.
Frankincense Oil has cicatrizant and cytophylactic properties that promote anti-aging and skin health. It speeds up the eradication of scars, spots, and wrinkles including surgery and stretch marks. Aside from that, it improves the cell regeneration and maintains healthy condition of the skin. Also, it has astringent effects that heal acne and promotes fast recovery to wounds because of its vulnerary effects.
Diuretic and Tonic Effects
Frankincense Oil has the tonic properties that improve the functions of the body’s systems like respiratory, nervous, excretory and digestive. Also, it helps in the absorption of nutrients from food and liquid intakes. Moreover, due to its diuretic properties, it assists the body in releasing excess water weight in the body through urination. Aside from that, it flushes out fats, uric acid, sodium, and other water waste. Also, it regulates blood pressure.
The expectorant properties of Frankincense Oil promote better respiratory health. It eliminates phlegm deposits in the lungs and respiratory tract. Also, it provides relief from a cough, bronchitis, nasal tract congestion, pharynx, larynx, lungs, and bronchi. In addition, it eases asthma attacks, body pains, headaches and relaxes the breathing passages because of its anti-inflammatory and antidepressant effects. Furthermore, it regulates the body temperature associated with fever and colds.
Now we know that Frankincense Oil is an essential oil with multiple health benefits. With our daily stressful activities, we sometimes want to get away from the reality. There is an essential oil blend that will give you the relaxation and calmness you need from the turmoils of life.
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To Maintaining Good Health,
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