100ml Frankincense (boswellia serrata)
Method of extraction: Steam distillation of gum
Frankincense essential oil is obtained by steam distillation of the dry resin.
A beautiful, mystical, "warm" essential oil with a colourful past.
Frankincense resin has always been a precious, costly aromatic throughout history when it was much prized and widely used as an aid to meditation.
Frankincense resin has been burnt on alters in temples for centuries to drive out evil spirits.
It has been used in perfume, cosmetics and medicine in ages past.
Frankincense was used by the ancient Egyptians for embalming and as noted in the bible was carried by one of the 3 magi as a gift for Jesus.