Pine Needle, Scots


Botanical Name: Pinus sylvestris
Family: Pinaceae
Country: Hungary
Parts Used: Needles/Steam distillation
Biochemical Class: Monoterpene
Fragrance: Sweet, pine-woody, balsamic
Perfume Note: Middle
Characteristics: Refreshing, cleansing, energizing
Properties: Antimicrobial, wide ranging antibacterial, anti-infectious, antifungal, anti-inflammatory, antineuralgic, antirheumatic, antiseptic (pulmonary/ urinary/hepatic), balsamic, cholagogue, deodorant, decongestant (lymphatic/utero-ovarian/ respiratory), expectorant, hypertensive, insecticide, restorative, rubefacient, sudorific, stimulant/tonic (adrenal/circulatory/ nervous), vermifuge
Indications/Uses
Cardio-Vascular: Poor circulation
Digestive: Poor appetite, gall stones (inflammation)
Endocrine: Sluggish adrenals
Genito-Urinary: Cystitis, prostate problems, urinary infection, inflamed/congested uterus
Immune: Fever, colds, flu, chills, inflammatory/allergic processes
Integumentary: Boils, excessive perspiration, eczema, psoriasis, ringworm scabies, lice, fleas, congested skin, cuts, abrasions
Muscular-Skeletal: Rheumatism, gout, sciatica, arthritis
Nervous: Fatigue, neuralgia, stress,
Respiratory: Asthma, bronchitis, laryngitis, sinusitis, sore throat
Emotional: Hopelessness, low self esteem, guilt, tired mind
Chakra: Brow #6
Usage Notes
Method of Use: Inhalation, massage, compress, bath, sitz bath, sauna, spritzer
Cautions: Avoid with sensitive/allergic skin, use fresh oil only

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