Pine Needle Essential Oil 100% Pure
Wild-crafted from Scots pine needles and steam distilled for 100% purity.
Pine needle essential oil carries a fresh, sweet, woodland aroma considered more resinous than the warmer smelling regular pine oil and carrying a lower turpentine content.
This versatile oil can be used as a natural remedy for a whole host of health issues and is very popular with aromatherapists.
Pine needle essential oil, with its top note fragrance and strong aroma, blends well with a whole host of other oils including; citronella, clary sage, coriander, cypress, eucalyptus, frankincense, juniper, lavender, myrrh, rosemary, spikenard and tea tree.
Historically, pine needle was used by the Native Americans to prevent scurvy and the needles used to stuff mattresses working as a repellent of lice and fleas. The ancient Egyptians used the pine kernels to add flavour to their cooking.
|Botanical Name||Pinus sylvestris|
|Plant Part:||Needles & Twigs|
|Extraction Method:||Steam distilled|
|Colour:||Colourless to pale yellow|
|Strength of Aroma:||Strong|
|Blends well with:||Pine Sylvestris blends well with Citronella, Clary Sage, Coriander, Cypress, Eucalyptus, Frankincense, Juniper, Lavender, Myrrh, Rosemary, Spikenard, Tea Tree|
|Aromatic Scent:||The essential oil has a crisp, fresh, sweet, forest like aroma. It is more resinous and warm smelling than the regular pine oil, with a lower content of turpentines.|