Fir, White Essential Oil
Latin Name: Abies alba
Part of plant: Needles
Aroma Character: Powerful, rich, balsamic
Blends Well with: Benzoin, Cistus, Orange
Fir, White Properties: General antiseptic, especially for respiratory tract, relieves and soothes coughs, against colds, expectorant; general stimulant tonic; against arthrosis.
Fir, White Indications: Bronchitis, sinusitis, colds; bladder inflammation; rheumatism, arthrosis; asthenia.
Fir, White Main Components: L-limonene, 1 - alpha-pinene, camphene, bornyl acetate, beta-caryophyllene, myrcene, alpha-humulene, laurialdehyde.
Fir, White Contraindications, side effects: None known for normal dosage. Irritates digestive organs and nerves through frequent or longer use; can irritate skin and mucous membrane through undiluted use.
From the European Fir tree, the distinctive and refreshing pine-forest fragrance has an affinity with the respiratory system and helps to maintain clear sinuses.
When used in massage, Fir essential oil is easing and soothing to muscles and joints.