Origin and history
The American Indians used the gum of this fir as a natural remedy against influenza, but also to treat scurvy. They used it to treat wounds.
Today, Canada balsam is still made from the resin of the balsam fir.
Color: very light yellow
Odor: resinous, fresh, woody, balsamic
Distilled parts: Needles
Country of origin: Canada
Density: 0.87 to 0.88
BETA-PINENE, BORNYL ACETATE
General tonic and stimulant
ENT disorders (sinusitis, otitis, colds, catarrh)
Lung disorders (acute or chronic bronchitis)
Osteoarthritis, arthritis, rheumatism
Atmospheric diffusion (ambient air sanitation, epidemics, respiratory diseases)
Dermal application in dilution in an HV on the thorax for bronchial affectionsPossible synergies
To clean the ambient air, we can combine EO of balsam fir with EO of niaouli.
To relieve joint stiffness, it can be combined with gaultérie and katafray, in a calophylle HV.Energetic values and synergies
Associated with the heart chakra, the EO of balsam fir promotes openness, restores optimism and joy, promotes letting go, makes people fall in love with life.Precautions
Flammable. Oral use on medical advice. Keep out of the reach of children. Avoid contact with eyes. Not recommended for children under 3 and pregnant or breastfeeding women. Do not apply to the skin before sun exposure. Food use possible. Do not use pure on the skin.Important
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