Frankincense Serrata  Essential Oil


Botanical Name: Boswellia serrata

Plant Part: Resin

Extraction Method: steam distilled

Origin: India

Description: The essential oil of frankincense contains more than 200 individual natural chemicals, giving the fragrance a very complex bouquet. There is considerable variation in the proportion of these components depending on the micro-climate where the trees grow, the season at which the resin is harvested, and a number of other factors.

Color: Colorless to pale yellow.

Consistency: Medium

Note: Base

Aromatic Scent: This Frankincense has a spicy, balsamic aroma.

Blends well with: Basil, BergamotCedarwood, Chamomile, Cinnamon, Clary sage, Coriander, Geranium, Ginger, Orange oils.

History: Frankincense is an aromatic resin with a long history of use. It has been used for ages for numerous therapeutic benefits, is a universally known incense, and is a source of livelihood for nomadic tribes. Frankincense has always been synonymous with spirituality; like myrrh, it was a prized possession in the ancient world, equal in value to many precious gems and metals. The resin has been a major item of commerce for at least 3,000 years.

Cautions: Frankincense oil is non-toxic and non-irritant and could be used by most people.


Weight 100 g