Frankincense Essential Oil (Incense or Olibaum)
Latin Name: Boswellia carterii Birdw.
Part of plant: Resin
Aroma Character: Typical incense, slightly coniferous, resinous notes
Blends Well with: Grapefruit, Neroli, Vetiver
Frankincense Properties: Stimulates and strengthens; promotes wound healing and scar formation; relieves coughs; promotes digestion, anti-depressive, " anti-carcinogenic. "
Frankincense Indications: Asthenia; wounds, ulcers; bronchitis, asthma; depression, (cancer).
Frankincense Main Components: L-alpha-pinene, dipentene, candinene, alpha-gurjunene, alpha-guajene, transpinocarveol, farnesol.
Frankincense Contraindications, side effects: None known for normal dosage.