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Frankincense - A Threatened Species

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Frankincense (Boswellia sacra, B. frereana and other Boswellia species)

Also called Olibanum, Boswellia sacra, is classified as “Near Threatened” on the IUCN Red List (2015.2). 618 more words

Boswellia Sacra

Tapping into Frankincense and its Boswellic acids- an easy extraction method

How to isolate the resin and Boswellic acids from select Frankincense oleoresins with water

Lately, we have been hearing much about the anti-inflammatory and anti-cancer compounds found in the frankincense family. 1,340 more words


Keeping Christmas Well

“I have endeavored in this Ghostly little book, to rise the Ghost of an Idea, which shall not put my readers out of humor with themselves, with each other, with the season, or with me.  460 more words

Breast Health & Essential Oils

October is breast cancer awareness month.  I was privileged to hear a presentation last month by Dr. Christine Salter titled Breast Health and Essential Oils.  Dr. 479 more words


Neonatal Gift of Frankincense

The story of the wise men offering frankincense to the Christ child is told in Matthew 2:1-18.

When Christ was born in Bethlehem, Judea, wise men came from the east to worship him.  1,018 more words


Frankincense Myrrh and Civet

After an extended absence here, I am back. With much to share. Israel and Ethiopia mainly. New and rare types of Frankincense resins, Myrrh, heavenly Opoponax and a Civet adventure in the Ethiopian hills that has yet to unfold. 642 more words


Frankincense Essential Oil

Health Benefits of Frankincense Essential Oil

The health benefits of Frankincense Essential Oil can be attributed to its properties like anti septic, disinfectant, astringent, carminative, cicatrisant, cytophylactic, digestive, diuretic, emenagogue, expectorant, sedative, tonic, uterine and vulnerary. 888 more words

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