Pine Needle, Pinus sylvestris
Aromatic │ Topical │ Internal │ Oral │Children
Distilled from the needles of the pine tree, our organic pine needle essential oil has a strong, woody aroma which is fresh, earthy, and balsamic.
This product is available in a 15 mL amber glass Euro bottle.
All Wellness Warrior essential oils are organic.
Product of Bulgaria
Historically, the pine tree is used in carpentry, to produce fragrances used in cosmetics, detergents, toiletries, and soaps. As an essential oil, pine needle contains potent analgesic (pain relieving) and anti-inflammatory properties so it is commonly used after injury (burns, cuts, sores, wounds) and for arthritis. Pine needle is a potent anti-infective and is used to treat urinary tract and gastrointestinal infections. As a diuretic, pine assists the body in getting rid of excess water, uric acids, salts, and fats which accumulate in the body. Topically, pine needle's antioxidant properties are useful to combat acne, boils, bug bites, eczema, itching, psoriasis, rosacea, scabies, and sores. The antioxidant properties of pine are beneficial for eye health, helps aid cataracts, macular degeneration, and other eye-related conditions due to cell degeneration and is beneficial for brain health, to reduce memory loss, and improve concentration.
As a first aid remedy, pine needle is used for food poisoning.
Analgesic, antianxiety, antibiotic, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, antispasmodic, and disinfectant.
HOW TO USE:
Aromatic – Add 3-4 drops of oil to distilled water and diffuse; inhale directly by cupping your hands around an open bottle and breathe in deeply through your nose.
Topical – Add 1-4 drops per 1/4 cup of carrier oil (almond, jojoba, or coconut oil) and massage into the body. Pine oil can be added to bath water for a relaxing soak. Please read the caution notes below regarding topical application.
Internal – Place 1 drop in a small amount of fat-based solution, such as oat milk, honey, or in a smoothie and drink.
Oral - Using your finger, apply oil directly to the area of concern in the mouth.
Children – Safe for children over the age of six with proper dilution.