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.