Benefits: aids with oral health, supports skin, aids with pain and swelling
Botanical Name: Commiphora myrrha
Furanoeudesma 1,3 diene: 44.25%
Plant Part: Resin
Processing Method: Solvent Extraction
Description / Color / Consistency: A medium to viscous, amber to dark amber liquid.
Aromatic Summary / Note / Strength of Aroma: A middle note with a medium aroma, Myrrh Essential Oil has a warm, rich, spicy balsamic odor.
Blends With: Frankincense, Lavender, Palmarosa, Patchouli, Rose, Rosewood, Sandalwood, Tea Tree and Thyme.
Myrrh Oil 1oz
Though classified as a shrub, Myrrh can grow up to 30 feet in height. The trunk exudes a natural oleo resin that hardens into what is classified as reddish brown 'tears'. Local collectors make incisions into the trees in order to increase the yield. Called mo yao in China, it has been used since at least 600 BC. it was used for embalming and fumigation in Ancient Egypt, and it has been used for centuries as an ingredient in incense and perfume.