Myrrh Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Commiphora myrrha
Method: Steam Distillation
Plant Part: Gum Resin
Blends Well With: Bergamot, and other citrus; Geranium, and other florals
Aroma: Woody, smoky, resinous, and herbaceous
Consistency: Thin - Medium
Color: Pale Yellow
RELAX: Add to a personal inhaler and inhale as needed: 5 drops of Myrrh, 5 drops of Bergamot and 5 drops of Ylang Ylang.
FIRST AID: In a 1 ounce squeeze bottle add: 11 drops of Myrrh, 2 drops of Helichrysum, 3 drops of Lavender and 1 ounce aloe vera gel. Apply 2-3 times a day or as needed to assist the body's natural process of healing.
TOENAIL CREAM: To a 2 ounce squeeze bottle add: 6 drops of Myrrh, 15 drops of Tea Tree, 4 drops of Clove and 2 ounces of unscented lotion. Apply on the affected area 2-3 times daily or as needed.
DRY SKIN LOTION: Add to a 1 ounce bottle with lotion pump: 3 drops of Myrrh, 3 drops of Rosewood and 2 tablespoons of Evening Primrose oil. Shake to mix well. Pump a small amount onto your finger and apply with gentle strokes. (1% dilution)
MATURE SKIN: Add: 1 drop of Myrrh to 1 teaspoon of Rosehip oil. Apply to face, throat and the back of hands.
Safety: If pregnant, nursing or under a doctor’s care, consult physician. Discontinue use if skin sensitivity occurs. Avoid contact with eyes. Do not use undiluted on skin. Keep out of reach of children. Do not use on broken skin or on abrasions. Do not use internally, unless directed by a licensed Aromatherapist or physician. Avoid use if pregnant or breastfeeding.
Shelf Life: 4-8 Years