100% Essential Oil Wildcrafted Abies procera needles, steam distilled USA Description: Noble Fir Needle Oil is extracted using steam distillation from the branches and needles of the Noble Fir tree. The tree is itself is commonly used as a Christmas tree, making the aroma of Noble Fir Needle Oil very familiar...
- 100% Essential Oil
- Abies procera
- needles, steam distilled
Description: Noble Fir Needle Oil is extracted using steam distillation from the branches and needles of the Noble Fir tree. The tree is itself is commonly used as a Christmas tree, making the aroma of Noble Fir Needle Oil very familiar and comforting to most.Fir needles are known for their disinfecting properties.
Blends well with: Benzoin, cistus, lavender, lemon, marjoram, orange, pine, rosemary.
Colour: Pale yellow, greenish blue tinge.
Common Uses: Fir needle is reported to help with arthritis, bronchitis, colds, coughs, flu, muscle aches, rheumatism, sinusitis. Analgesic, antiseptic, antitussive, astringent, deodorant, expectorant, rubefacient, stimulant, tonic.
Strength of Aroma: Strong
Aroma: Noble Fir Needle essential oil has a fresh, woody, earthy, sharp scent.
History: This popular oil is used to bring out masculine, outdoorsy attributes in men's fragrances, bath preparations, air fresheners, herbal, moss, soaps, shaving creams, soaps, laundry, cleaning products, potpourri, mouthwash, massage oils, lotions, hair products, aromatherapy products, body sprays, skin care products, cosmetics, and other household products.
Possible Uses: Arthritis, bronchitis, colds, coughs, flu, muscle aches, rheumatism, sinusitis. [Julia Lawless, The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Essential Oils (Rockport, MA: Element Books, 1995), 60-66.]
Constituents: Santene, tricylene, a-pinene, myrcene, careen, limonene, phellandrene, terpinolene, borneol, terpinen-r-ol acetate, piperitone. [B. Lawrence, "Fir Oil," Perfumer & Flavorist, December/January 1979, 54, cited in Salvatore Battaglia, The Complete Guide to Aromatherapy (Australia: The Perfect Potion, 1997), 164.]
Safety Information: Possible skin irritation.[Robert Tisserand, Essential Oil Safety (United Kingdom: Churchill Livingstone, 1995), 206.]
Cautions: Non-toxic, non-irritant. Avoid use in the sun. Liquid may cause irritation to the eyes.
This information is for educational purposes only, it is not intended to treat, cure, prevent or, diagnose any disease or condition. Nor is it intended to prescribe in any way. Never use undiluted. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner. Keep away from children. If applying an essential oil to your skin always perform a small patch test to an insensitive part of the body.