New Zealand Candle Supplies
Balsam Fir Essential Oil
|Botanical Name||Abise Balsamea|
Description: More commonly known as North American fir (or Christmas tree), Balsam fir essential oil holds a gentle pine scent and is considered a sweet middle note. It is a fresh fragrance that is grounding and lifting as it revives the mind and encourages the body to become relaxed.
Properties: Balsam fir essential oil can be used to help calm pain and aching muscles as well as preventing infections. It can improve respiratory function and act as an anti-inflammatory agent for throats while naturally detoxifying the body and eliminating body odour.
Balsam Fir essential oil blends well with: Cedarwood essential oil, Lavender essential oil, Lemon essential oil, Orange essential oil, Pine essential oil, Rosemary essential oil, Spruce essential oil.
Contraindications/Cautions: Balsam Fir essential oil is non-sensitizing and therefore can cause irritation skin when in contact. It can also cause irritation to eyes when undiluted and is not to be used during pregnancy.