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Juniper Berry EO

Family: cupressaceae

Extraction: Steam Distilled from the berries

Plant source: Europe, North Asia, Canada

Colour: Clear

Consistency: Thin

Perfumery Note: Middle

Strength of Initial Aroma: Mild - Medium

Aromatic Description: Crisp, earthy, sweet, herbaceous, woody, balsamic, slightly turpentine, with almost a hidden fruity note.

Benefits: Antibacterial, antiseptic, astringent, aphrodisiac, purifying, clearing, restorative, protective, tonic, depurative, detoxifying, helps promote urinating to expel fluid, promotes menstruation, increases perspiration, strengthens the nervous system, and is emotionally refreshing

Blend Classification: Equalizer

Blends well with: bergamot, cedarwood, cypress, eucalyptus, frankincense, geranium, lavender, lemon, mandarin, marjoram, myrrh, neroli, orange, pine, rosemary, tea tree

Common Uses: Varicose veins, fluid retention, poor circulation, gout, arthritis, cramps, rheumatism, overtired muscles, painful and scanty periods, premenstrual tension, haemorrhoids, obesity, rheumatism, colds, coughs, flu, sinusitis, acne, eczema, oily or over hydrated skin (as a toner). Good for arthritis and rheumatism.

How to use: bath, compress, diffuse, hair-care, room fragrance, inhalation, massage, skin-care preparations

Safety Information: Avoid during pregnancy and those with kidney problems. Not suitable for young children, generally use in moderation (similar to cypress oil).

Cautions:  Avoid in allergic and inflammatory skin conditions. Avoid during pregnancy. Please use this oil in moderation. Do not take any oils internally. Do not apply undiluted oils, absolutes or other concentrated essences onto the skin.

If you are pregnant, epileptic, have liver damage, cancer or any other medical problem, use oils only under the proper guidance of a certified Aroma therapist. Keep out of the reach of children.

Important Note:  The information provided herein, is for educational purposes only. This data is not considered complete and is not guaranteed to be accurate.

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