Myrrh Commiphora myrrha

While it is known to hold powerful cleansing properties, particularly for the throat and mouth, Myrrh can also be used to support well-being and emotional balance.*

Primary Benefits
• Powerful cleansing properties, especially for the mouth and throat
• Soothing to the skin; promotes a smooth, youthful-looking complexion
• Promotes emotional balance and well-being

Aromatic Description
Hot, smoky, herbaceous, woody, dry

Collection Method
Steam Distillation

Plant Part
Resin

Main Constituents
Furanoedudesma 1, 3-diene, curzerene

Curzerene, the sesquiterpene ether that is one of the primary chemical constituents of myrrh essential oil, is commonly added to skin care products.
Research

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Aromatic Usage Suggestions

  • Diffuse to promotes emotional balance and well-being.
  • Diffuse to help promote awareness and uplift your mood.
  • Diffuse when tension levels are high.
  • Diffuse during the holidays to maintain peaceful feelings throughout your home.
Topical Usage Suggestions

  • Soothing to the skin; promotes a smooth, youthful-looking complexion.
  • Add to your lotion/moisturizer to help reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.
  • Add one drop to your daily moisturizer to help promote youthful-looking skin.
  • Soothes the skin; promotes a smooth, youthful looking complexion.
Internal Use Suggestions:

  • Powerful cleansing properties, especially for the mouth and throat.
  • Add one to two drops to toothpaste for added cleansing benefits.
  • Add one to two drops to one-fourth cup of water with a little agave or honey to help ease the stomach.*
  • Put one drop in two ounces of water and gargle for an effective mouth rinse.
Can be applied topically without dilution (neat)

Directions for Use

Diffusion: Use three to four drops in the diffuser of your choice.
Internal use: Dilute one drop in 4 fl. oz. of liquid.
Topical use: Apply one to two drops to desired area. Dilute with  Fractionated Coconut Oil to minimize any skin sensitivity.

Cautions

Possible skin sensitivity. Keep out of reach of children. If you are pregnant, nursing, or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician. Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears, and sensitive areas.