Allegedly used in Biblical times, considered to be a high value oil. One of the 3 gifts brought by the Wise Men to baby Jesus. Hebrews used it to anoint their altar and sacred vessels in the Jewish temple. Used by women of that time to purify themselves before being presented to a king.
Anticatarrhal, antiinflammattory, antimicrobial, antiphlogistic, antiseptic, astringent, balsamic, carminative, cicatrisant, emmenagogue, expectorant, fungicidal, sedativve, digestive and pulmonary stimulant, stomachic, tonic, uterine, vulnerary.
Aromatherapy: Used in a burner or vaporizer for bronchitis, phlegm, coughs, colds; good while meditating, relaxing.
Helps: as a mouthwash to treat mouth sores and ulcers, dental infections, improves and strengthens all body systems and organs, protects against bacterial infections, viruses, premature aging.
WARNING: Pregnant women should NOT use as it stimulates the uterus, so could cause a miscarriage. DO NOT use on or around children.