Frankincense essential oil is well known and extracted from the Boswellia sacra tree. It’s commonly used in aromatherapy for its powerful anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, immune-enhancing abilities, and possible anti-cancer effects.
The oil also has anti-tumor effects and is known fight some types of cancer, making it a potential natural cancer treatment option.
It is also helpful in reducing stress and high blood pressure without any adverse side effects or drowsiness.
Bye bye colds and bad breath
Frankincense exhibits strong antiseptic properties. This offers a natural treatment for oral health problems like gingivitis, bad breath, toothaches, mouth sores, and other infections.
It is the disinfectant and antimicrobial effects of the oil also helps naturally treat cold and flu infections.
Hello beautiful skin
The oil also effectively strengthens and improves the skin tone and elasticity. It helps reduce the appearance of scars, stretch marks, surgery scars, and acne.
Additionally can help heal wounds and dry or cracked skin.
Other health benefits of frankincense include:
- Improved memory
- Balancing hormone levels to improve fertility
- Relief from constipation, anxiety, headaches, nausea, and fatigue
- Reducing symptoms of IBS, Crohn’s disease, and leaky gut syndrome
- Reduce inflammation and pain in conditions like arthritis
How to use
Frankincense oil can be inhaled or mixed with a carrier oil like coconut oil and applied to the skin. A few drops are more than enough to treat most health conditions.