Pine, General or Scots: Essential Oil
Latin Name: Pinus sylvestris L.
Part of plant: Needles
Aroma Character: Balsamic, turpentien-pine-like
Blends Well with: Bergamot, Cypress, Eucalyptus.
Pine, General or Scots Properties: Tonic, general physical, nerve stimulant and sexual stimulant; raises blood pressure; against infection, anti-bacterial, anti-fungal, anti-inflammatory; against diabetes; effect similat to cortisone; pituitary gland-suprarenal connection in lymph glands and uro-genital system; against arthritis.
Pine, General or Scots Indications: Exhaustion, asthenia, convalescence; bronchitis, chronic bronchitis, sinusitis, asthma; inflammatory processes; rheumatism, rheumatic polyarthritis; multiple sclerosis; uterine congestion, kidney inflammation.
Pine, General or Scots Main Components: Alpha-beta-pinene, limonene, bornyl acetate, Borneo Camphor.
Pine, General or Scots Contraindications, side effects: None known for normal dosage.