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Frankincense Essential Oil

frankincenseIt is possible to say that frankincense essential oil is one of the special oils because unlike most of other essential oils made from leaves, fruits, bark, or even roots of the plants, this product is made from aromatic resin of the Boswellia carteri tree. It is known as frankincense or as gum thus and olibanium. The commonly used technology for producing this essential oil is steam distillation. Frankincense essential oil plays a great rile in aromatherapy and has been valued for many centuries as a great calming oil. Besides, due to excellent aromatic properties of this oil – known as spicy, sweet and slightly citrus aroma – frankincense essential oil is widely used in perfumery, for preparing various scents and cosmetic products. Finally, this natural product is widely used in pharmaceutical industry for giving certain smells or odors to some popular pharmaceutical products. (more…)