Frankincense (Boswellia carterii) includes the naturally occurring constituent boswellic acid, and has a woodsy, warm, balsamic aroma. Diffuse Frankincense during meditation for grounding and purpose. Applying this oil topically may help smooth the appearance of healthy looking skin, and is excellent to use in massage after activity.
Did You Know?
• Frankincense essential oil is considered a holy oil in the Middle East, where it has been used in religious ceremonies for thousands of years, and was one of the gifts given to Christ at his birth.
• Frankincense is mentioned in one of the oldest-known scientific records, the Ebers Papyrus, dating from the sixteenth century B.C. • Frankincense is the resin tapped from the bark of the Boswellia carterii tree.
• Young Living has partnered with a supplier in northern Africa, near the Arabian Peninsula, as its primary source for frankincense.
• Frankincense is an important ingredient in many Young Living products including: Boswellia Wrinkle Cream™, Brain Power™, Awaken™, Highest Potential™ and Forgiveness™.