Family : Bureraceae
Habitat : Native to north east Africa and South west Asia, Especially the Red Sea region (Somalia, yemen and Ethiopia).
Odour : With a warm, rich spicy-balsamic odour
Part of plant used : Resin
Method of extraction : Steam Distilled
Therapeutic indication : Skin Care: Athlete’s Foot,chapped and cracked skin, eczema, mature complexions, ringworm, wounds, wrinkles.
Circulation, Muscles and Joints: Arthritis.
Respiratory System: Asthma, bronchitis, coughs, catarrh, gum infections, gingivitis, mouth ulcers, sore throat, voice loss.
Digestive System: Diarrhea, dyspepsia, flatulence, hemorrhoids, loss of appetite.
Genito-Urinary System: Amenorrhea, leucorrhoea, pruritus, thrush.
Immune System: Colds.
Mind/Emotions : Revitalizing, uplifting and calming.
Safety Data : Non-irritant, non-sensitizing, possibly toxic in high concentration. Not to be used during pregnancy.