Frankincense, Serrata

Frankincense, Serrata

Boswellia serrata is a deciduous tree that grows anywhere from 30 to 40 feet in height. The oil that is produced from it's resin has is sharper than the carterii species, but also warm and woodsy.. 

  • Latin Binomial; Boswellia serrata
  • Country of Origin; India
  • Traditional Uses; Osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, inflammation, muscle and joint aches, rheumatism, bursitis, tendonitis, ulcerative colitis, abdominal pain, asthma, hay fever, sore throat, syphilis, painful menstruation, acne, planters warts, cuts, abrasions, wounds, meditation
  • Method of Production; steam distillation of resin
  • Note; base
  • Safety; low need for dilution prior to topical application
  • 10ml / 1/3fl oz