Uses and Benefits of Juniper Essential Oil
Juniper Essential Oil (Juniperus communis) is a sweet, musky oil derived from the berries of the juniper plant. Juniper Essential Oil is primarily used to support a healthy urinary system. It promotes kidney health and urinary function and is often used as part of treatments for conditions such as cystitis and kidney stones.
The natural antiseptic properties of Juniper Essential Oil promote healthy skin and work to cleanse, purify, and detoxify problem areas. It is used to treat numerous skin conditions, including eczema, acne, and psoriasis. Juniper Essential Oil can also be used to relieve stress, tension, and anxiety. It is an elevating oil that calms the nerves and promotes tranquility of the mind.
- Brand: BodyBest
- Type: Essential oil
- Use: Topical
- Juniper: Juniperus communis
- Plant source: Berries, India
- Extraction method: Steam distillation
- Aromatherapy class: Energizing and invigorating
- Aroma type: Woody
Blending oils: Bergamot, Frankincense, and Rosemary
Perform a patch test prior to using Juniper Essential Oil if you have sensitive skin or are allergy-prone, as it may cause irritation. Do not use Juniper Essential Oil during pregnancy, as it may stimulate the uterus and induce contractions. It should also be avoided by those suffering from kidney or liver disease.
This information is not meant to be a substitute for medical treatment. If you have any medical condition(s) or concerns, please contact your health care provider.
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