Juniperberry Essential Oil
- Product Code: EO-J01
- Availability: In Stock
- Ex Tax: £3.34
Juniper is an evergreen green shrub with bluey-green, needle-shaped leaves. Juniper trees are native to Europe but are now found have throughout the Northern Hemisphere. The female tree produces a blue/black berry from which the Juniper essential oil is steam-distilled.
Juniperberry essential oil is a calming oil that helps soothe stress related symptoms. It has an affinity with the urinary system and is believed to have a detoxing effect on the mind and body. Until the 1950’s the aromatic twigs of Juniper were burnt in French hospitals to cleanse the atmosphere.
- Species: Juniperus communis
- Plant family: Cupressaceae
- Origin: Macedonia
- Note: Middle
- Extraction method: Steam distillation
Do not use during pregnancy. Avoid if you suffer from kidney disease. Use with caution in small amounts.
Juniperberry essential oil can help reduce inflammation and be beneficial for oily and acne prone skin, eczema (including where weeping is present), psoriasis and for treating dandruff
Juniper essential oil can help calm the nerves, reduce nervous tension, anxiety and mental fatigue. It is also thought to dispel negative feelings including anger and confusion
Juniper oil has an affinity with the urinary system. It can aid the digestive system and reduce fluid retention. It is believed to soothe stress or hormone related bloating and over indulgence in food and alcohol. Its analgesic properties are beneficial for joint and muscle pain and it can be effective in treating gout and arthritis. It can also be useful for respiratory problems and period pain.
Blends well with:
Grapefruit, Lavender and Ho Leaf
Limonene 20%, Linalool 0.2%.
Anti-inflammatory gel for joint pain
Mix 50ml Aloe Vera & Seaweed Gel, 5ml Neem Oil, 8 drops Juniperberry, 2 German Chamomile, 10 French Lavender and 4 drops Eucalyptus.
Massage oil for those prone to cystitis
Mix 30ml Sweet Almond Oil, 4 drops Juniperberry, 6 Bergamot and 5 Sandalwood. Use regularly – especially when tired or run down.
Anti-cellulite body lotion
Mix 50ml Organic Moisture Lotion, 20 drops Geranium, 10 Juniperberry, 10 Fennel, 10 Grapefruit and 5 drops Rosemary. Apply regularly after a bath or shower.
All natural skin toner for oily skin
Mix 100ml Rose Hydrolat, 10 drops Juniperberry, 10 Cypress, 5 Lemon and 5 Geranium. Shake well and apply following cleansing to help close up pores and remove excess oil.