Myrrh is the resin produced by a small, thorny tree which is found in the Middle East and parts of Africa. It's been used for millennia as an incense and perfume. Myrrh essential oil helps clear your mind and deepen meditative practice. It can reduce tension and stress in the body, as well as improve respiration and circulation when inhaled. Use this oil in your favorite oil diffuser.
Myrrh essential oil blends especially well with frankincense, and the two oils are highly regarded in some cultures. It also blends well with sweet and woody aromas, like vanilla, cinnamon, sandalwood, cedar, pine, and rose essential oil. It has musky and spicy notes. You can wear it alone with a carrier oil or blended with another essential oil.
This oil is one of the first essential oils extracted and was used for its healing properties against colds, congestion bronchitis, and phlegm. Applied topically, it helps soothe inflammation associated with acne or eczema and moisturizes the skin. It can also be used to help protect damaged skin and keep it clean of bacteria.
Blends well with: Bergamot, chamomile, clove, cypress, eucalyptus lemon, frankincense, geranium, grapefruit, jasmine, juniper, lavender, lemon, neroli, palmarosa, patchouli, pine, rose, rosemary, sandalwood, tea tree, vetiver and ylang ylang oil.