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Mastic

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Warm your muscles each morning by creating a blend containing Inshanti’s mastic essential oil, and you’ll start your day with less pain and more spring in your step. Or breathe it in via a steam bath to relieve sinus pressure. You can also target spider veins and varicose veins with mastic oil.

 

5/8 dram (2.3 mL)
5 ml.
15 ml.
30 ml. (1 oz)
2 oz.
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You’ll imagine you’re in Morocco, where Inshanti’s mastic is harvested, when you inhale its exotic musky scent. But while breathing it in will strengthen you emotionally, it also has powerful therapeutic properties.When you’re struggling with a cold or infection, mastic will not only help relieve the congestion, it will also increase your stamina so you can get through the day doing what you need to do. Mastic is the perfect oil to add to blends to relieve pain, especially muscular pain.

Essential Facts

Plant Parts: Leaves, Twigs, Branches
Botanical Family: Anacardiceae
Chemical Family: Monoterpenes
Country of Origin: Morocco
Method of Extraction: Steam Distillation
Cultivation Method: Certified Organic
Aroma: Musky, Resinous, Slightly Bitter, Warm, Woody
Note Classification: Middle/Base

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HOW TO USE

Lymph: Help to decongest lymph glands. See Mastic Blend in recipes tab.

Muscular Pain: Blend 10 drops of mastic into 1 oz. carrier oil or unscented lotion. Massage into sore muscles.

Sinus Congestion: Add a few drops to a steam blend to help break up mucous in the sinuses and chest. For example, place 3–4 drops of oil into a bowl of steaming water. Place a towel over your head, close your eyes, and breathe in the vapors.

Varicose Veins: Relief for varicose veins. See Mastic Blend in recipes tab.

Always dilute essential oils with a carrier oil.

PROPERTIES

Emotional and Energetic Properties:

  • Increases stamina and emotional strength
  • Grounding
  • Purifying

Therapeutic Properties:

  • Analgesic – An agent that relieves or diminishes pain.
  • Anti-inflammatory – Alleviates inflammation.
  • Antispasmodic —Relieves spasms of voluntary and involuntary muscles.
  • Antiviral – An agent that can destroy or inhibit the growth and reproduction of viruses.
  • Antifungal — An agent capable of destroying or inhibiting the growth of fungi.
  • Tonic — An agent that strengthens and improves bodily performance.

RECIPES

Mastic Blend

4 drops mastic

4 drops cypress

3 drops lemon

2 drops laurel leaf

1 oz. carrier oil or unscented lotion

Directions: Blend all ingredients together in a 1 oz. container. Gently massage into legs.

 

SAFETY

If oxidized, it may cause irritation or sensitization. May contain methyl eugenol. Tisserand recommends dermal maximum of 20%, based on typical methyl eugenol content of 0.1%.

If pregnant, nursing or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician or clinical certified aromatherapist. For external use only. Keep away from mucous membranes & eyes. Test a small amount on skin for allergic reaction. Keep out of reach of children. Avoid using on infants and small children under the age of five years old.

Always dilute essential oils with a carrier oil.

 

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