Plant Therapy Fir Needle Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Abies sibirica
Country of Origin: Russia
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Plant Part: Needles (leaves) and twigs
Strength of Aroma: Medium
Aromatic Scent: A fresh, dry, resinous, piney aroma
Blends Well With: Star Anise, Chamomile Roman, Clary Sage, Coriander Seed, Cypress, Fennel Sweet, Frankincense Carteri, Geranium Egyptian, Juniper Berry, Laurel Leaf, Black Pepper , Pine Scots, Rosemary 1,8-Cineole, Spruce Hemlock and Tea Tree.
Cautions: None known.
Place one drop of fir needle in a very warm (not boiling!) bowl of water. Gently position your head over the bowl and cover with a towel for no more than 5 minutes, keeping eyes closed. Relax and let the fir needle aroma penetrate down into your lungs. Be cautious not to use this technique with small children, and take care to avoid burning yourself with the warm water.
The International Federation of Aromatherapists does not recommend that Essential Oils be taken internally unless under the supervision of a Medical Doctor who is also qualified in clinical Aromatherapy. All cautions listed for individual oils do not include those cautions from ingestion.