The amazing benefits of Frankincense and Myrrh.
Frankincense and Myrrh each have ritual and medicinal uses dating back around 5,000 years. Their rich history includes practical applications in ancient Egypt, burning for ancient rituals in the temples of Jerusalem, and as a valuable gift from the three Kings to the baby Jesus according to the Bible.
This blend is truly unique and precious, with extraordinary and often unexpected benefits. Here are 8 of the benefits that stand out the most:
1. Promote restful sleep:
Remove the tension in your mind and body, get the most out of your nightly rest. Try adding 2 to 3 drops of the Frankincense & Myrrh essential oil blend to 5mls of a soothing carrier oil and massage into the skin before bedtime.
2. Ease anxiety and stress:
Whether from work stresses, grief and sadness, or constant daily pressure, the grounding components of this blend can help quiet your mind.
3. Relieve pain:
Packed with analgesic and anti-inflammatory properties, the Frankincense & Myrrh essential oil blend can help relax muscles and ease nerve pain. Try adding a few drops of the diluted blend to a clean, damp washcloth and apply as a cold compress.
4. Perfect for Meditation:
With its holy and ritualistic background, it makes sense that the oils in this blend would assist with the focus and calmness that benefit our spiritual side. Try a few drops of Frankincense & Myrrh essential oil in your diffuser to calm your busy mind.
Frankincense and Myrrh essential oils are both renowned for their skin-nourishing properties. The collaboration of this blend can contribute to glowing skin. Add a few drops of the Frankincense & Myrrh essential oil blend to your daily moisturiser.
6. Aids the respiratory and Immune systems:
Diffuse this blend during the cooler seasons for respiratory support or benefit from the antimicrobial properties by placing a few drops into a spray bottle and use as your household cleaner.
7. Soothes inflamed skin:
Rashes, bug bites, and eczema: these may benefit from the anti-inflammatory and healing properties of this soothing blend. Try the Frankincense & Myrrh essential oil blend in a small amount of carrier oil and apply to the affected area.
8. Provides an alluring fragrance:
The aroma of the Frankincense & Myrrh essential oil blend is unique and nostalgic. Many have grown up smelling the resins that are predominant in the blend. It has a rich, exotic, and woodsy aroma.
Don’t take our word for it…gift it to a friend or try it for yourself!