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Birch (Sweet) Pure Essential Oil

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Birch (Sweet) (Betula lenta) Pure Essential Oil - Aromatherapy - Therapeutic Quality

Description: Very similar to wintergreen essential oil. Methyl salicylate, the main chemical component, bears characteristics similar to aspirin. The oil is anti-inflammatory, antidepressant, analgesic, antispasmodic, antiseptic, detoxifying, and stimulating. Thanks to an active principle similar to cortisone, it is beneficial for bone, muscle, and joint discomfort as well. Birch essential oil can also be helpful in stimulating bone growth, which is beneficial for those recovering from injuries or surgeries. It can useful aid for acne, eczema, and other skin diseases. Blends well with cedarwood, sandalwood, and spruce.

Birch supports, grounds, connects and helps feeling supported. Helpful for those who feel alienated and weak-willed. Birch helps mind-body pain.

If using birch for emotional wellness, try using it with our free EFT Tapping scripts with products Peace essential oil blend, Courage and Clarity body mind lotion and Pain Away, which help release these emotional issues.

Extracted through steam distillation of bark. Originates from Russia

Instructions: Dilute 3-5 drops per teaspoon of carrier oil.

Safety Tips:

  • Avoid if pregnant or nursing, taking anticoagulant medication, or have had or are having major surgery
  • Should not be used on or given to children under 12.
  • Do not use if you have GERD or ADD/ADHD.
  • Do not use on entire body due to high methyl salicylate content.
  • Do not use after or during flu.
  • Avoid if you have hemophilia or another blood disorder. May interact with blood pressure, antiplatelet and anticoagulant medications.
  • Should not be given to people with salicylate sensitivity (often applies in ADD/ADHD).
  • Avoid with epilepsy and Parkinson’s disease.
  • For external use only. See our Safety Information page for further details when using essential oils.

Specifications:

  • Optical Rotation: -10.5 to -0.5 @ 20°C
  • Refractive Index: 1.530 – 1.548 @ 20°C
  • Relative Density: 1.096 – 1.190 @ 20°C
  • Solubility: Soluble in alcohol and oils
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