Fir Balsam essential oil is steam distilled from the needles of Abies balsamea. It is one of several varieties of Fir. Each has it's unique attribute but, they all share the basic activity. All of the Firs can be counted on for soothing muscle and joint pain, clearing congestion, and an uplifting, stimulating, impact.
Fir Balsam stands apart, from the other Firs, with a unique balsamic smoothness to its fragrance, that is very refreshing and soft. This is the one that will remind you of a crisp forest, and the holidays. It's unique therapeutic impact is its ability to soothe the emotions, helping to relieve depression and stress.
Therapeutic Use: Fir Balsam essential oil is well known for its soothing effect on sore muscles, and joints, as well as for its decongesting benefit to upper, and lower, respiratory conditions, making it the perfect choice for the aches and pains of the Flu, Bronchitis, and Sinusitis.
Fragrance Impact: The fragrance of Fir Balsam is crisp, and clean, with balsamic and woody notes. It will give your products an uplifting impact. Just a touch of Fir Balsam can take a sharp, overpowering, blend and make it smooth and subtle.
||Clear Non-Viscous Liquid
||Characteristic / Camphoraceous
Skin Care: 0.05 - 0.1%
Body / Hair Care: 0.1 - 0.5%
Spot Treatment: Up to 2.0%
- top note
- combines well with citrus, especially the sharp citrus oils, green notes, herbals, woods
- BATH / BODY / SKIN
- oil control
- PSYCHOLOGICAL / EMOTIONAL
- for a immune supporting effect try combining with tea tree, eucalyptus, lemongrass
- for an effective pain relieving treatment try combining with ginger, basil methylcavocol, kunzea