Species: Pinus nigra
Method: Steam distillation
Note Classification: Top
Scent: Floral, citrus & woody
Extracted From: Leaves & twigs
Of Interest: The oil was used by American Indians to prevent scurvy, and to stuff mattresses to repel lice & fleas.
Aromatherapy Properties: Cuts, lice, excessive perspiration, scabies, sores.
Arthritis, gout, muscular aches and pains, poor circulation, rheumatism.
Asthma, bronchitis, catarrh, coughs, sinusitis, sore throat. Cystitis, urinary infections. Colds, flu. Fatigue, nervous exhaustion and stress related conditions, neuralgia. Good antiseptic, eg. minor burns and cracked skin. Calming action. Aphrodisiac.
Blends Well With: Vetiver, Sandalwood, Cedarwood, Geranium, Rose, Neroli, Lavender, Bergamot, Myrrh, Clary Sage.
Safety Data : Non-toxic.