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Myrrh Essential Oil
Myrrh Essential Oil
Botanical Name:Commiphora molmol
Geographic Origin: France
Method of Farming: Wild
Method of Extraction: Steam Distillation
Part of Plant: Gum
size price payment method
10ml (1/3 fl oz)
100ml (3.38 fl oz)
1kg (equiv. 37.19 fl oz)
Myrrh Essential Oil

Myrrh Essential Oil has a warm, sweet, slightly musty, earth-like, spicy aroma. The color of the oil is pale-yellow to pale-orange. It is steam distilled from the resin of the Myrrh bush. Myrrh is one of the oldest known oils, referred to in biblical and religous texts.

Why Auroma 100% pure and natural, therapeutic grade Myrrh Essential Oil from The Aromatherapy Place? So you neednít worry about buying essential oils that have been adulterated: Everyday Aromatherapy has been a ritual in Australia dating back to the Aborigines. Auroma has the technology and ability to analyze and validate every essential oil by conducting Gas Chromotography/Mass Spectrometry (GC/MS) testing and analysis. The Auroma laboratory is staffed by a team of experts, including two Ph.D Chemists, a Chemical Engineer, a Cosmetic Applications Chemist, trained perfumer and three accredited Aromatherapists. Every batch, every time!

Suggested items for use with Myrrh Essential Oil

Myrrh Essential Oil Blends Well With

Clove Bud Essential Oil , FrankincenseEssentialOil(Olibanum) , Lavender Essential Oil , Patchouli Essential Oil , SandalwoodEssentialOilEastIndian

Aromatherapy uses for Myrrh Essential Oil

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Specific Uses: Useful in relieving gingivitis and general mouth and gum problems. It is known that Egyptian women used Myrrh Essential Oil in their facial preparations.

Safety information for Myrrh Essential Oil

Please visit our General Essential Oil Safety Information page for important safety guidelines on using essential oils.

Specific Safety Information: Myrrh essential oil is non-irritant, non-toxic and non-sensitising. Myrrh is contra-indicated during pregnancy. See The Complete Guide to Aromatherapy by Salvatorre Battaglia, Second edition published by The International Centre of Holistic Aromatherapy in 2003 page 235.

Aromatherapy Recipes containing Myrrh Essential Oil

Gift of the Magi Oil Burner Blend

Make this truly special oil burner blend from The Aromatherapy Place part of your holiday tradition.

  Ingredient Amount Unit
  Lemon Essential Oil 2 drops
  Juniper Berry Essential Oil Wild Himalayan 2 drops
  Frankincense Essential Oil (Olibanum) 5 drops
  Myrrh Essential Oil 5 drops
  Cedarwood Essential Oil Texas 1 drops

Fill your oil burner with water and add 15-20 drops of oil.

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