What is Juniper Berry Essential Oil?
Juniper berry essential oil originates from the berries and bark of the juniper tree and has sweet, woody and clean scent, that blends well with other wood oils such as sandalwood, cedarwood, and rosewood. A coniferous type, and has been used for medicinal purposes for hundreds of years.
Benefits of Juniper Essential Oil:
- Juniper berry essential oil is a natural antiseptic, add 1-3 drops to facial scrubs and apply for 20 minutes, twice a week, this can help ease acne
- When used in a diffuser, this essential oil may also help to kill airborne germs
(You may of course recognize the scent as the berries are used to provide the distinctive flavour of Gin!)
Fosse Top Tip: Put a few drops of this into my scent tab that fits into my hoover! (very happy so far with the result personally)
- Country of Origin: Macedonia
- Plant part used: Berry
- Method of Extraction: Steam distillation
Please note: Always dilute and test this essential oil on a small patch of skin and observe over a 24 hour period. avoid using the essential oil in diffusers around pregnant women, pets, and children.