Juniper Berry Juniperus communis  Essential Oil Information

Juniperus communis

Juniper Berry Himalayan Essential Oil


Botanical Name

Alternative Names

Source Location

Plant part used


Juniperus communis

 

Himalayas, Hungary, Europe

Berry








Extraction Method

Color

Consistency

Aroma Strength


Steam distilled

Clear

 Thin

Medium








Fragrance

Woody, balsamic, sweet and warm












Benefits

Treat inflammation conditions such rheumatism, arthritis, muscle pain, joint pain, and varicose veins. Good for circulation, kidney and bladder health, relieving fluid retention, gout, bloating and symptoms of PMS, as well as indigestion, bloating, cramping, and flatulence.  Use to great influenza and colds, cellulitis, hemorrhoids, and obesity, plus acne and toxin build-up.















Blends Well With

Bergamot, Black Pepper, Cedarwood, Chamomile, Clary Sage, Eucalyptus, Geranium, Lavender, Lemongrass, Orange, Patchouli, Pine, Rosemary, Sandalwood, Spruce, Tea Tree














Constituents

Pinene, Sabinene, Borneol, Terpinenol, Camphene, Myrcene













Properties

Antirheumatic, antiseptic, antispasmodic, antitoxic, aphrodisiac, astringent, carminative, cicatrisant, depurative, diuretic, emmenagogue, nervine, paracitide, rubefacient, sedative, stomachic, sudorific, tonic, vulnerary.















Safety

Avoid if pregnancy and if have kidney problems.
















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