Therapeutic properties- antiseptic, astringent, carminative, cicatrisant, cytophylactic, digestive, diuretic, emmenagogue, expectorant, sedative, tonic, uterine, vulnerary and expectorant.
Alzheimer's disease- Diffuse through the room, add a drop to shirt collar and/or pillow, massage into feet and toes-or use in a full body massage.
Aneurysm- Inhale directly or through steam. Massage into the reflux points of the feet.
Arthritis- Massage into the joints and diffuse daily.
Asthma- Inhale (directly, through steam, or diffusion) massage into the neck and chest and over the balls and arches of the feet.
Balance- Inhale directly as needed, diffuse in room, massage into the feet.
Brain (Aging &/or injury)- Massage into feet or whole body, inhale directly, diffuse in room, add a couple drops to bath-water.
Breathing- Inhale directly, diffuse in room, add a drop to collar, massage into chest
Cancer- Massage into the reflex points od the feet and body, diffuse in room, inhale directly.
Coma- massage into hands, feet and entire body to keep the muscles from atrophy.
Concussion- Massage into the feet and toes.
Confusion- Diffuse in the room, add a drop to collar.
Coughs- Inhale through steam, massage into the chest and balls of the feet.
Depression- Inhale through steam, massage into the pads of feet and toes.
Improve Vision- Massage into the reflex points of the feet and hands (toes and finger tips).
Infected wounds- Inhale through steam, add a drop to warm water and soak the infected area.
Inflammation- Massage into inflicted area- moving toward the heart, inhale through steam.
Lou Gehrig's Disease- inhale through steam daily, massage into full body-moving toward the heart.
Meditation and Prayer- diffuse in room, rub on hands, feet and over head.
Memory- diffuse in room, massage into toes and base of toes.
Mental Fatigue- add to bath water at the end of a long day, massage across chest or into scalp.
Moles- apply directly to the mole.
Multiple sclerosis- use over body during gentle massage, diffuse and massage into soles of feet daily.
Nasal Polyp- Inhale through steam, massage into the base of the toes daily.
Parkinson's Disease- inhale via steam 1-2 times daily, massage into body and soles of feet daily.
Plague- diffuse through room, apply to reflex points of feet.
Postpartum Depression- Add several drops to bath water or foot bath, diffuse in room, massage into feet as often as possible.
Scaring (prevention and reduction)- add a drop to wounds daily.
Tumor (Lipoma)- Inhale via steam- at least daily. Massage into the reflex points of the feet and also use during body massage, always working toward the heart.
Ulcers- Gently massage over the area and into the reflex points of the feet.
Virus of Nerves- Massage over entire body, always moving toward the heart. Massage into the reflex points of the feet. Add to a warm bath.
Warts- Apply frankincense essential oil directly to the wart daily.
Wrinkles- Gently massage into the skin in upward circular motions daily.
Precautions- Frankincense oil is non-toxic and non-irritant and can be used by most people.
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