Native to North America, black spruce was revered by American Indians. They used it during shamanic rituals and in traditional medicine as an antiseptic and and for its expectorant properties.
Color: yellow green
Odor: fresh, resinous
Distilled parts: Needles
Country of origin: Canada
Density: 0.922 - 0.935
Main biochemical constituents: Bornyl acetate, Camphene, Alpha pinene.
Allergenic molecules naturally present in this essential oil: Limonene.
Certain natural compounds contained in this essential oil may present an allergy risk in some people. To measure your tolerance, always do an application test in the crease of the elbow before using in your mixes.
The essential oil of organic black spruce is:
The essential oil of organic black spruce is indicated for bronchitis, rhinitis, as a pulmonary decongestant.
It is also recommended for hyperthyroidism.
It behaves like cortisone. It acts directly on the adrenals, which gives it general tonic and neurotonic properties.*
Consult a physician before any therapeutic use or oral treatment.
Oral use: 2 drops of organic black spruce essential oil twice a day, with a little honey or on a lozenge to be placed under the tongue, for respiratory tract infections.
On the skin: Mix 15 drops of organic black spruce essential oil with 10 ml of organic sesame vegetable oil, vigorously massage the torso and upper back in case of bronchitis.
In diffusion: In atmospheric diffusion, the essential oil of black spruce will act as an effective antiseptic and anti-infective during periods of respiratory tract infections.
Respiratory tract: Eucalyptus, thyme
In energy aromatherapy, black spruce is associated with the Vishuddhi chakra, the 5th chakra.
Its color is blue.
The essential oil of black spruce restores self-confidence and transmits the strength of energies.
In case of fatigue or before a test, massage the thorax with a few drops of black spruce essential oil, plus a few drops of organic vegetable oil.
In synergy: Ginger, Mint
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.
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