Fir Needle Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Abies sibirica Family Pinaceae
- Improves breathing and clears congestion
- Strengthens Immune system
Historical and Traditional Uses
In the First People Nations of the Americas, Europe and the Middle East it was very commonly applied for the symptoms of: cough, cold, flu, bronchitis, sinusitis, viral and bacterial infections and to boost white blood cell count. It is considered one of the best oils for the whole breathing system and a very effective decongestant.
Applied in a liniment to reduce the symptoms of; muscle pain, inflammation, rheumatoid arthritis and gout. Improves the circulation to aid the healing process and boosts white blood cell count. Fir Needle Oil was considered a tonic for nervous system, kidneys and lungs. It was always used as part of any convalescence or after an illness where the person is left weak. In China and Europe it was used in cases of kidney and bladder infections, such as cystitis.
Traditional Herbalists considered it warming and drying toning the Chi. It supports us to feel self confident, patient and courageous, to feel free in spirit and have endurance and strength. It allows us to be optimistic and self-accepting, by releasing guilt and finding forgiveness.
Fir Needle supports us to absorb new ideas and perspectives. Often used for clearing a space of negative energies and to aid in meditation.
- Inhalation- Aroma Diffusers, Steam Inhalation
- Antiseptic Washes and Cleaning Products
Aroma: Surprisingly sweet and refreshing with a gentle woody undertone.
Method of extraction: Steam Distilled