Botanical Name: Commiphora myrrha
Country of Origin: Somalia
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Distillation Date: Dec 2016
Shelf Life: 6-8 years
Plant Part: Resin
Perfume Note: Base
Aroma: Warm, earthy, balsamic, smoky, spicy
Blends well with: Bergamot, Clary Sage, Coriander, Davana, Frangipani, Frankincense, Geranium, Jasmine, Lavender, Lemon, Lime, Lotus Pink, Lotus White, Orange Sweet, Patchouli, Rose Otto, Sandalwood, Siam Wood, Vetiver, Ylang Ylang Complete
The best way to find Myrrh essential oil that suits your nose is with a 1 mL sample first to get a good whiff! Distilled from resin harvested from the Commiphora myrrha tree in Somalia, this Myrrh is warm, slightly earthy, smoky, spicy, and balsamic. Many factors play an integral role in aromatic notes of Myrrh, from skill of the distiller to resin origin and more.
Additional information and to purchase larger sizes can be found in our regular offering of Myrrh
. Also consider our essential oil sample set
where you can select six different oils of your choice. This is a slightly more economical option opposed to buying multiple individual samples.
Aromatherapy use: amenorrhea, arthritis, asthma, athlete's foot, bronchitis, dry cracked skin, diarrhea, dyspepsia, eczema, ringworm, catarrh, colds, coughs, flatulence, fungal infections, gum infections, gingivitis, hemorrhoids, leucorrhea, loss of appetite, mature skin, menstrual problems, mouth ulcers, sore throat, voice loss, pruritus (itchy skin), wounds, wrinkles
General use: Aromatic diffusion, perfume, incense, meditation, natural perfume, anti-aging skin care, spa treatment oils and creams, soap making, candle making
Contraindications: Non-irritant, non-sensitizing, possibly toxic in high concentration. Avoid during pregnancy.