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Frankincense Essential Oil Herb Uses, Benefits, Cures, Side Effects, Nutrients

Repertory
General Name
Frankincense Essential Oil
English Name
Frankincense Essential Oil
Hindi Name
Loban Ka Tel

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Frankincense Essential Oil Cures

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Action of Frankincense Essential Oil

Highly Effective

Nutrients in Frankincense Essential Oil

Highly Effective

Parts Used

Gum

Side Effects, Risk Factors of, and Cautions for Frankincense Essential Oil

Frankincense Oil is considered safe. However, checking the skin sensitivity by a Spot test is must. Rub an oil drop over a small area. Analyse it for a day. Use only after seeing the results.
Don't use undiluted.
Avoid use during Pregnancy and Breast Feeding. Ingestion of oil for children below 6 years of age is not recommended.
Frankincense oil may cause Skin Rash, Gastrointestinal Problems, Nausea, Stomach Ache and Acid Reflux.
It possesses Blood thinning property, so be cautious if having bleeding disorder or taking Anticoagulant medications.
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Description

Frankincense Essential Oil is extracted from gum of the Boswellia Carterii tree.
It is made by steam distillation process.
Best used for Respiratory Diseases, Digestive Disorders and Nervous System.
 

Origin

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Materia Medica for Frankincense Essential Oil

Frankincense Essential Oil General

Frankincense oil is made by steam distillation of oleo gum resin of Boswellia Carterii and Boswellia Sacara tree. The oil is also related to Christianity. It is believed to be the first gift given to Jesus by the wise men. It is also used in religious ceremonies in the Middle East.
Frankincense Oil is used in different ways :
You can inhale the oil
Topically applying on the Skin mixed with carrier oil
In Aromatherapy, Frankincense Oil is either inhaled or diffused via vaporizer. It acts as a sedative. The oil induces mental peace, relaxation and feeling of satisfaction. It helps to relieve Anxiety, Anger and Stress.
The oil potentially helps in fighting Cancer. It has a chemical compound called AKBA ( Acetyl 11 Keto Beta Boswellic Acid ). AKBA successfully kills cancer cells that are resistant to Chemotherapy. This makes it a good and natural Cancer treatment.
Frankincense Oil benefits all the operating systems in the Body as the Digestive, Respiratory, Nervous and Excretory Systems. It assists in nutrient absorption and strengthens the Immune System. The oil is considered very beneficial for the mind and Nervous System. It stimulates the Limbic System of the Brain and influences the Nervous System. Well, it should not be ingested as it can be toxic.
Frankincense Oil aids healthy cell regeneration. It keeps existing Body cells and tissues healthy.
It promotes healthy Skin. It treats Dry Skin, slows Aging, reduces Wrinkles, Stretch Marks and Scars.
The oil exhibits Astringent properties. It strengthens the gums and hair roots. It heals Bleeding Wounds, Cuts and Boils. It also treats Acne and Insect bites.
Frankincense Oil treats Arthritis and Rheumatoid Arthritis. It inhibits the production of inflammatory cells in the Body. it prevents the breakdown of cartilage tissue that causes Arthritis. It significantly reduces inflammation and acts as a pain killer.
It also treats Cold and Respiratory disorders related to Bronchitis and chest congestion. It helps to break the Phlegm deposits in your Respiratory Tract and Lungs. Put a few drops of oil on a clean cloth and inhale for Respiratory benefits.
The oil possesses Antiseptic properties. It treats Bad Breath, Cavity, Toothache and Mouth Sores.
Being considered good for Digestive System, it stimulates the Gastric juices in the Stomach. It speeds up the secretion of Bile, Gastric juices and acids in the Stomach. It stimulates the peristaltic motion and allows the food to move properly through the Intestines.
It promotes Uterine health. It regulates the production of estrogen in women. It reduces the risk of post menopause tumor or cysts formation in the uterus. It regulates menstrual cycle of premenopausal women.
How to take :
Topical : For pain relief, massage the oil onto affected area. It can applied directly onto the Skin or with carrier oils as Jojoba and Sweet Almond Oil.
Inhalation : For Cold and Respiratory blockage, inhaled or diffused oil form is used. Also, the oil can be sprinkles over a clean cloth and inhaled then. Or add it to bathwater for a rejuvenating experience.
For internal consumption, dilute it with edible Coconut oil, teaspoon of Honey or purified water or non acidic, non diary beverage.
Ingesting this oil is not recommended for children below 6 years of age.
Single Herb

Frankincense Essential Oil for Pain

Frankincense Essential Oil helps to calms the body and reduces Pain. It stimulates the blood circulation and relieves stiffness of the Muscles. Frankincense Essential Oil helps to treat Abdominal and Stomach Pain.
Add 10 to 12 drops of Frankincense Essential Oil in any Carrier Oil. Mix well and apply it on the affected area. Gently massage for 10 to 15 minutes.

Frankincense Essential Oil for Multiple Sclerosis

Consume 1 to 2 drops of Frankincense Essential Oil thrice a day for 3 weeks. Avoid consuming it for 1 week and then repeat the procedure again.

Frankincense Essential Oil for Claw Hand

Mix 2 drops of Frankincense Essential Oil with 2 teaspoons of Olive Oil. Gently massage over the affected area twice a day.

Frankincense Essential Oil for Ganglion

Put 4 drops of Frankincense Essential Oil on a cotton ball and apply over the affected area. Secure it with a bandage. Repeat the process after every 4 days for two weeks.

Frankincense Essential Oil for Cyst

Frankincense Essential Oil has Antiseptic property. Wash the Cyst with water and pat it dry. Apply one drop of Frankincense Essential Oil on it. Repeat the process three times a day.

Frankincense Essential Oil for Acid Reflux

Frankincense Essential Oil has Digestive property. Massage a few drops of Frankincense Essential Oil over your throat and upper chest area. Lie on your left side. Repeat the process once a day.

Frankincense Essential Oil for Nasal Polyps

Frankincense Essential Oil stops bacteria. Dab a cotton ball with one drop of Frankincense Essential Oil and apply to the polyp. Repeat the process two times a day.

Frankincense Essential Oil for Parkinson's Disease

Frankincense Essential Oil calms the body and mind. Take one drop of Frankincense Essential Oil under the tongue, once a day. It will work as a tonic to support overall well-being.

Frankincense Essential Oil for Skin Tags

Frankincense Essential Oil aids sore and inflamed Skin Tags.
Apply one drop of Frankincense Essential Oil to each Skin Tag. Repeat the process two times a day.
 
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Herbal Treatment For Tendinitis 1

Mix 2 drops of each oil like Peppermint Essential Oil, Cypress Essential Oil or Frankincense Essential Oil along with a half teaspoon of Coconut Oil. Apply this mixture to the affected area 4 to 5 times a day.

Herbal Treatment For Skin Diseases 13

Take 2 drops of Babchi Oil, 1 drop of Lavender Oil, 1 drop of Orange Oil and 1 drop of Frankincense Oil and half teaspoon of Jojoba Oil. Mix them all. Apply over the affected areas.

Herbal Treatment For Urinary Tract Infection 7

Mix Sandalwood Oil, Bergamot Oil, Tea Tree Oil, Frankincense Oil and Juniper Oil in equal proportion. Mix them well. Gently massage with this mixture over your lower abdomen area to get relief from Pain.

Herbal Treatment For Abscess 19

Take one drop each of Lavender and Frankincense Essential Oil and two drops of Coconut Oil ( or any other carrier oil ). Mix them well and directly apply the oil blend to the Abscess. Now, take one cup of hot water and dab a towel in the water. Apply it over the affected area and leave it for 10 minutes. Repeat the process three times a day.
It will help to stop Bacterial activity and will promote drainage.

Herbal Treatment For Dry Lips 10

Take half teaspoon of Jojoba Oil and 30 drops each of Frankincense and Lavender Essential Oil. Mix them well. Use it as a lip balm to the lips. Repeat the process as needed to bring relief.
It promotes the healing of dry and chapped lips.

Herbal Treatment For Fatigue 12

Basil, Frankincense and Peppermint Essential Oil energize your mind and also help with Headache when diffused.
Diffuse this oil blend in the area where you spend most of the time.

Herbal Treatment For Croup 3

Take 8 drops of Coconut Oil ( or any other carrier oil ) and two drops each of Frankincense and Peppermint Essential Oil. Mix them well. Apply this oil blend to the chest, back and soles of feet and gently massage it. Repeat the process after every one hour.
It will ease congestion.

Herbal Treatment For Piles 27

Take quarter cup of Witch Hazel and add 20 drops each of Frankincense, Helichrysum and Lavender Essential Oil in it. Mix them well. Dab a cotton ball with this oil blend and apply over the affected area.

Herbal Treatment For Parkinson's Disease 1

Frankincense and Myrrh Essential oil promote mental balance. Diffuse Frankincense and Myrrh Essential oil in a ratio of 1:1 in your home or in the area where you spend most of the time.

Herbal Treatment For Postpartum Depression 4

Take one cup of water and add 24 drops each of Frankincense, Helichrysum and Lavender Essential Oil in it. Mix them well. Spray this blend. Repeat the process as needed to get relief.

Herbal Treatment For Premenstrual Syndrome 5

Take one tablespoon of Coconut Oil ( or any other carrier oil ) and add eight drops of Frankincense and Lemon Balm Essential Oil in it. Mix them well. Add this blend to a warm bathtub and soak in it for 15 minutes. Repeat the process once a day.
Frankincense and Lemon Balm Essential Oil helps to ease heavy Menses and stop Cramps.

Herbal Treatment For Restless Legs 1

Take one tablespoon of Coconut Oil ( or any other carrier oil ) and add ten drops of Lavender, five drops of Frankincense Essential Oil in it. Mix them well. Massage this blend to the legs. Repeat the process before going to bed.
It helps to stop Mental stress.

Herbal Treatment For Rosacea 3

Take three drops each of Frankincense and Helichrysum Essential Oil. Mix them well. Apply this blend over the affected areas. Repeat the process once a day after washing your face.

Herbal Treatment For Headache 20

Take three drops each of Frankincense, Lavender and Peppermint Essential Oil in the palm of your hand. Rub them together and inhale its scent. Rub onto your forehead. Take two cups of cold water and dab a towel in the water. Apply to the forehead and leave it till it warms to body temperature. Repeat the process after every two hours.

Herbal Treatment For Tinnitus 1

Take two drops each of Frankincense and Basil Essential Oil in the palm of your hand. Apply it to the back of your ear and beneath the ear. Repeat the process after every two hours as needed to get relief.
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