Balsam Fir Essential Oil

During the American Civil War, Balsam Fir was one of the herbs used in the field to treat combat injuries. Native Americans also used the herb for ritual purposes, as an external treatment for burns, sores, and cuts, as well as relief for heart and chest pains.

Commitment to Quality

With the safety of your home in mind, we’re meticulous about every step of our process. To make sure each plant reaches its potential, we carefully and ethically choose a region where it will thrive. Then we work with our farmers. When our plants have reached maturity, they are harvested safely and fairly. From there we collect their natural essential oils through either cold-pressing or steam-distillation. Every batch is then tested to ensure 100% purity.

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Product Details

During the American Civil War, Balsam Fir was one of the herbs used in the field to treat combat injuries. Native Americans also used the herb for ritual purposes, as an external treatment for burns, sores, and cuts, as well as relief for heart and chest pains.

Uses:

  • Uplifts
  • Refreshes
  • Balances emotions
  • Relieves respiratory issues
  • Aids in muscle relief
  • May help relieve hiccups

Details:

  • Botanical Name: Abies balsamea
  • Origin: Canada
  • Extraction Method: Steam Distillation
  • Plant Part: Plant needles
  • Plant Description: Balsam Fir needles are about 3/4 to 1-1/4 inches long with two white stripes running down the underside of each needle
  • Aroma: Softly balsamic, clean, sweet, with the aroma of freshly crushed needles
  • Note: Middle
  • Consistency: Middle
  • Color: A medium, clear, colorless to pale yellow liquid
  • Blends well with: Black Pepper, Cedarwood, Lemon, Lavender, Rosemary, Orange, Peppermint
  • Main constituents: α,β-pinene: 45.77% l-bornyl acetate: 3.63%

Cautions:

  • Kid Safe: Yes, 2+
  • Pregnancy Safe: Yes
  • Breastfeeding Safe: Yes
  • More Safety Info: Safe, Non-toxic

*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.

Recipes

Christmas Tree Diffuser Blend

  • 3 drops Balsam Fir Essential Oil
  • 2 drops Cinnamon Essential Oil
  • 2 drop Orange Essential Oil

Drop oils into diffuser and make your house smell like the holidays!

Muscle Relief

  • 2 drops Balsam Fir Essential Oil
  • 1 oz carrier oil or unscented lotion

Combine Balsam Fir Essential Oil and carrier oil/lotion.  Massage into affected area to relieve muscle pain.