Pine essential oil
( pinus sylvestris )
Pine oil is most useful to relieve mental, and physical fatigue, while having a cleansing and invigorating effect on an area and is great for vapor therapy in a sick room as it promotes healing.
It can be used for cuts and sores, scabies and lice and for excessive perspiration, while its warming properties help with rheumatism, arthritis, gout, muscular aches and pains and it can stimulate circulation. Furthermore it can help in cases of bronchitis, asthma, catarrh, coughs, laryngitis, colds and flu. It eases breathlessness and sinusitis.
* Burners and vaporizers
o In vapor therapy it can be used for asthma, colds, coughs, smokers cough, drowsiness, hangover and sinusitis.
* Blended oil or in the bath
o In a blended massage oil or diluted in the bath, it can be used for asthma, cellulite, colds, coughs, hangover, infections, rheumatism and sinusitis.
Care should however be taken if you are prone to allergic reactions, and this oil may also irritate the mucus membranes.
Pine oil blends well with
Although most essential oils blend well with one another pine oil blends particularly well with cedarwood, eucalyptus, lavender, niaouli, rosemary and sage