Balsam Fir (Idaho) (Abies balsamea)

Botanical Family: Pinaceae (pine)

Plant Origin: Highland flats near Bonners Ferry Idaho

Extraction Method: Steam distilled from leaves (needles) and branches

Key Constituents: Alpha Pinene (28-49%), Beta Pinene ( 14-24%),

           Camphene (13-20%), Limonene ( 13-20%)

ORAC: 20,500 mTE/100g

Historical Data: The fir tree – a tree commonly used as a Cristmas tree today – has  been prized through the ages for its medicinal effects and ability to heal respiratory conditions and muscular and rheumatic pain.

Medical Properties: Anticoagulant, anti-inflammatory

USES: Throat/lung/sinu infections, fatigue, arthritis/rheumatism, urinary tract infections, scoliosis/lumbago/sciatica

Fragrant Influence: Grounding, stimulating to the mind, and relaxing to the body.

Application:  Dilute 1 part essential oil with V-6 Vegetable Oil Complex or other pure vegetable oil; (1) apply 2-4 drops on location or use neat in Raindrop Technique, (2) apply on chakras and/or Vita Flex points , (3) inhale directly, (4) diffuse, or (5) take as dietary supplement.


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