Juniper Leaf Essential Oil (Nepal)
Botanical Name: Juniperus recurva
Plant Part: Leaves, Twigs
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Description: The plant is small bushy shrubs or tree, 3-35 feet in height growing at an altitude ranging from 8800 to 15,400 feet in the Himalayan region.
Common Uses: Juniper Leaf Essential Oil is credited as being a supportive, restoring, and a tonic aid. It is excellent for meditation and is a popular oil in weight loss and detoxification blends, because of its diuretic properties. It is also considered purifying and clearing for the mind.
Strength of Aroma: Medium
Blends well with: Sandalwood, rosemary, chamomile, bergamot, clary sage, marjoram, geranium, eucalyptus.
Aromatic Scent: Juniper Leaf Essential Oil has balsamic, woody-sweet undertones.
History: In traditional Indian medicine, the oil is applied externally to relieve rheumatic pain to counteract alopecia; as a styptic and to wounds.
General Information: Sunrise Botanics provides this essential oils guide for educational purposes only and not as medical advice. Please consult a qualified healthcare practitioner or resource on uses, safety and precautions for all essential oils Canada, USA and Worldwide.