Frankincense (Beswellia Carterii or Boswellia sacra tree)

The name Frankincense is derived from the term "franc encens" which is French for "high quality incense." "franc" means "pure" and "encens" comes from "to burn." It was considered a "pure incense" and known to be the most desirable of the incenses. The aroma is woody, earthy and spicy. Boswellia sacra tree Tear-shaped droplets Frankincense … Continue reading Frankincense (Beswellia Carterii or Boswellia sacra tree)

Eucalyptus Essential Oil and Its Benefits

Eucalyptus is a fast-growing evergreen tree native to Australia. Chinese, Indian Ayurvedic, Greek and other European styles of medicine have incorporated it into the treatment of a range of conditions for thousands of years. There are 400 different species of eucalyptus. Eucalyptus globulous is also known as Blue Gum, it is also the main source … Continue reading Eucalyptus Essential Oil and Its Benefits