INCI: Boswellia carterii Oil
INFO: Essential Oil Single
resinous, balsamy, lightly camphorous with a hint of citrus
Main compounds: pinene, borneol, cadinene, olibanol
It has antibacterial and diuretic eﬀects. Relieves pain, brings calm, harmonizes the mind, eliminates unease, has sedative eﬀects. It is suitable for colds, makes coughing easier, boosts immunity. It helps to deal with menstrual problems, works against diarrhea and ﬂatulence. Promotes scar tissue formation. For its characteristic aroma used during meditations.
Application in cosmetics:
For oily, mature, problematic skin susceptible to inﬂammations. It promotes skin regeneration, improves its tonus, has astringent, anti-inﬂammatory eﬀects. Traditionally used to prevent skin sagging and wrinkle formation. It can be used in preparations countering stretch marks. It is also used as a fragrance ﬁxative.