Monday, March 2, 2015

What's all the hype on Frankincense & Myrrh?

Frankincense and Myrrh are two of most well known biblical resin and oil. For over 5,000 years Frankincense and Myrrh have been revered as valuable healing and spiritual gifts as given to Jesus by the Three Wise Men. These two essential oils were even considered even more valuable than the gold itself. This is due to the many medicinal properties contained within by the oils.

Studies have shown that Frankincense contains strong anti-inflammatory properties that may help with joint and muscle pain, arthritis, even asthma.  it is also great for improves skin tone, and balancing skin oils. 
While Myrrh is well known for its healing properties such as soothing dry, crack skin, helping to keep skin supple. Of course the unique heavenly scent of Frankincense & Myrrh is one that is hard to resist.

Spiritual use:
Frankincense and Myrrh are spiritual oil that are still used today for cleansing and purifying the body as well as creating a sacred space. Making this a perfect soap for a spiritual bath when preparing for a Ritual, Ceremony or just grounding and centering of the spiritual body.

Essential Oil Properties:
* Frankincense is known for it's skin-regenerative, antiseptic, anti-carcinogenic, anti-inflammatory properties.
*Myrrh while similar contains anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, antiseptic, astringent, balsamic, carminative, emmenagogue, expectorant, and fungicidal properties.

Frankincense & Myrrh Soap

Frankincense & Myrrh Resin

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