Botanical Name - Juniperus communis
Caution - Avoid in pregnancy
Aroma - Clean, fresh and herbal
Extraction - Steam distillation
Part of Plant - Berry
Country of Origin - Europe - Bosnia / Croatia / Albania
Chemical Constituents - A-pinene, b-myrcene, sabinene, sesquiterpenes
Traditional Uses - Cleansing, detoxifying and calming. Can help balance and strengthen the nervous system. Helpful for fluid retention and supporting the urinary system. Has a long history of use in helping to eliminate build up in the joints in cases of gout and arthritis.
Organic Certificate - This essential oil is certified organic by the Soil Association, which means you can be sure that it has been produced to the highest ethical and environmental standards. The Soil Associationís standards exceed the UK government's minimum requirements for organic products in many areas but particularly in animal welfare, GM and the use of pesticides. Standards are constantly reviewed to ensure they deal with current issues.