Pine Essential Oil 10 ml
This is one of the most effective cleaning essential oils with antimicrobial, antiviral, bactericidal and antiseptic properties. These amazing benefits come with a scent that is like walking through a fresh, invigorating evergreen forest. Pine essential oil is strong and a little goes a long way, it is especially beneficial in combating germs and bacteria. Add a little to all of your cleaning products to give them a boost. In a vaporizer this essential oil helps to clean the air and aids in relieving coughs caused by bronchitis and asthma. Add to a carrier oil to make a detoxifying deep tissue oil for massages but use only a little. Pine can be a skin irritant if not properly diluted. Deck the halls in fall and winter with a delicious Holiday scent of pine essential oil and clove essential oil mixed with water in a spray bottle.
Qualities of the Pine Essential Oil
Pain and Stress Relief
Pine essential oil has chemicals similar to cortisone making it excellent as a topical ointment to relieve the pain of arthritis, rheumatism and gout by stimulating blood circulation. Pure pine essential oil can irritate the skin however, and must be diluted in a carrier oil such as grape seed.
Placed in a vaporizer and inhaled, the essential oil can provide respiratory relief for bronchitis and asthma. Be cautious as inhaling too much pine essential oil may actually irritate the mucus membranes, worsening the condition.
Pine essential oil is a powerful disinfectant and makes an excellent household cleaner. It can kill bacteria on surfaces and is also a powerful anti fungal. Pine essential oil mixed with lemon essential oil makes a divine “pine”sol scent to mop floors or as a kitchen counter spray. The amazing cleaning properties of pine essential oil are extremely beneficial in the kitchen and bathroom killing germs and fungus with a divine scent. it makes an excellent drain cleaner. Add a little baking soda to the drain, a few drops of pine essential oil and then add white vinegar to clear and clean out drains and toilets.
This essential oil can be sprinkled onto pets (in a carrier oil) and then combed out dislodging and killing fleas. Pine essential oil can also soothe itchy flea bites when applied topically. Again be sure to dilute pure pine essential oil in a carrier oil such as grape seed.
Mind and Spirit
Pine essential oil is cleansing and invigorating, largely associated with freshness and cleanliness. Inhaling the scent promotes feelings of energy and well being. It is a good essential oil to use in clearing the air in healing or meditation spaces, especially if those areas are used for other purposes as well.
As a room spray mixed with clove essential oil, this combination leaves a warm and fresh woody scent throughout the house. As a mopping solution add a few drops of pine essential oil and lemon essential oil to hot water with a cup of white vinegar. The delicious scent of evergreens and sweet lemons will wash over your room and linger for hours bringing memories of walking in the woods to mind. Clear rooms of stale energy and stagnant air by vaporizing or diffusing a little pine essential oil.
Botanical Name: Pinus sylvestris
Ingredients: Pinus sylvestris (pine) oil
Color: Pale yellow-green
Top Note: Strong, fresh, sweet
Middle Note: Strong, turpentine-like, balsamic
Dry Note: Faintly sweet
Aromatherapy Actions: Centering, refreshing, harmonizing
Safety Data: Non-toxic, non-irritant, non-sensitizing.
Processing Notes: Essential oil is obtained by steam distillation of the needles and twigs.
Common Name: Pine
Form: Essential Oil
Origin: Northern Europe, North America
Directions: Dilute properly.
Safety Notes: Non-toxic, non-irritant, non-sensitizing.