Juniper Berry – Essential Oil
Juniper Berry has a woodsy aroma that is uplifting and strengthening. Native Americans used it to purify the air. It is useful to aid healing from colds and flu. It can also be used as an astringent for the skin and hair and in anti-cellulite massage blends.
Latin: Juniperus communis
Aroma: Fresh, green, fruity, balsamic
Origin: Northern Hemisphere
Note Classification: Middle
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Parts Used: Berries
Blends well with: Black Pepper, Cedarwood, Clary Sage, Cypress, Fir Needle, Rosemary, Sandalwood, Bergamot, Geranium, Sweet Marjoram, Chamomile, Eucalyptus
Cautions: Should be used thoroughly diluted. Avoid use during pregnancy.
Never use essential oils undiluted or in eyes or mucus membranes. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner. Keep away from children and pets. If applying an essential oil to the skin, always dilute and perform a small patch test to an insensitive part of the body.
This information is for educational purposes only. It has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration and is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.