Juniper Essential Oil 10ml
Juniper (Juniperus communis)
Juniper has a clear, refreshing and slightly woody aroma. It is used in many industries, aswell as flavouring alcoholic beverages such as gin. It is a very effective diuretic and has been used as an antiseptic for many years, including on the battlefield. It helps relieve cystitis, cellulite and fluid retention. It is well known for its detoxifying character, especially during times of overindulgence. It has a stimulating effect on the body, which is useful during times of fatigue and lethargy. Juniper works as a blood purifier and can help regulate the female monthly cycle. It also helps eliminate uric acid, aches & pains in cases of arthritis, rheumatism, gout and sciatica. Its properties include: antiseptic, anti-rheumatic, antispasmodic, astringent, carminative, depurative, diuretic, stimulating and tonic. blends well with: Benzoin, Bergamot, Cedarwood, Cypress, Frankincense, Grapefruit, Geranium, Lavender, Lemon, Lemongrass, Orange, and Sandalwood. Safety precautions: Juniper is best avoided in pregnancy and by those who have kidney problems. Use in low doses.