Juniper is a calming oil that soothes stress related symptoms. Has an affinity for the urinary system and is believed to have a purifying effect on the mind and body. Until the 1950s the aromatic twigs of Juniper were burnt in French hospitals to cleanse the atmosphere.
Source: Juniperus communis is grown in Croatia.
Extraction: Juniper essential oil is steam distilled from the fresh berries of the evergreen juniper tree Juniperus communis.
Aroma: Juniper essential oil has a fresh, green and fruity scent. It is similar to pine but with a hot, peppery edge.
Uses: Massage, baths, vaporisation and may be added to base emollients.
Blends well with: Benzoin, Bergamot, Black Pepper, Cedarwood, Clary Sage, Cypress, Elemi, Fir Needle, Frankincense, Geranium, Grapefruit, Orange, Lemongrass, Lime, Melissa, Lavender, Oakmoss, Rosemary and Sandalwood.
Caution: Always ensure proper dilution. Do not use during pregnancy.