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Aromatherapy Oils - Frankincense

Botanical name: Boswellia Carterii/ Thurifera
Botanical family: Burseraceae

Note: Base

Part of plant used: Bark

Origin: Tree originates from the Middle East, mainly places like Lebanon, Somalia, Yemen, Saudi Arabia and Ethiopia

Description: Woody and spicy

History: Also known as Olibanum - oil of Lebanon. The Egyptians burnt it at attars as an offering to God. Frankincense was one of the gifts the Kinds gave to baby Jesus.

Properties and Indications:



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