Warm and resinous-sweet, Hungarian juniper berry oil is renowned for its ability to support detoxification!
All of the aerial parts of the juniper bush can be distilled, however, the ripe berries are considered the most therapeutic part of the plant. This fine Hungarian wildcrafted oil is distilled from juniper berries and has cleansing action on the skin, breath, and joints.
When inhaled through direct palm inhalation or diffused, richly balsamic and resinous-sweet juniper essential oil works to support clear breathing, detoxification and cleansing. Employed this way, along with therapeutic massage, juniper oil supports the wellness of our bodies water system as well as the detoxification of our skin.
A world-class detoxifier, juniper oil’s cleansing properties encourage joint and muscle health, and makes an excellent addition to your massage oils. Juniper essential oil, applied over the abdomen, can also aid in detoxification from overindulgence in eating and drinking. Diffused, it can nourish and restore optimal working nerves, enhancing calm and relaxation.
HOW TO USE JUNIPER BERRY ESSENTIAL OIL
Direct Palm Inhalation: Inhale a drop of our Juniper Berry — this oil is a wonderful tool for clearing and relaxing the mind. Gently rub the palms together, bring them towards your face and take a deep inhalation. It will enhance calm and relaxation and can be helpful to alleviate cravings and persistent personal behaviors one is seeking to change.
OTHER WAYS TO USE JUNIPER BERRY ESSENTIAL OIL
Juniper is a valuable essential oil and can be applied topically, through direct inhalation, or diffused.
- For skin health, mix one drop in your facial moisturizer.
- Can also be used as a compress to support comfortable muscles and joints after strenuous or repetitive activity.
- Blend up to a 5% dilution in a massage oil and massage gently into skin to support healthy water metabolism.
- To support a healthy bladder/urinary system, add a few drops to warm bath water or sitz bath.
JUNIPER BERRY ESSENTIAL OIL RECIPES
JUNIPER BERRY ESSENTIAL OIL PROFILE
Indigenous to the entire northern hemisphere, this wonderful selection is steam-distilled in Hungary for maximum therapeutic benefit from the ripe berries of the juniper bush, and has a pleasantly welcoming, mountain forest aroma.
SAFETY CONSIDERATIONS FOR JUNIPER BERRY ESSENTIAL OIL
Non-toxic, though should not be used by those with kidney disease, acute bladder infections, or during pregnancy. Non- to mildly-sensitizing. Do not take Juniper berry essential oil internally.
AROMATIC PROFILE AND BLENDING OF JUNIPER BERRY ESSENTIAL OIL
Botanical Name: Juniperus communis
Composition: 100% Pure Juniper Berry Essential Oil
Method of Extraction: Steam Distillation
Plant Part: ripe berries
Color: Clear to pale yellow
Yield: ~1.5% (less with immature berries)
Bottle Size: ½ fl oz (15 mL)
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