Anthelmintic, antimicrobial, anti-oxidant, antiputrescent, antirheumatic, antiseptic (intestinal, pulmonary, genitor-urinary), antispasmodic, antitussive, antitoxic, aperitif, astringent, aphrodisiac, bactericidal, balsamic, carminative (expulsion of gas from intestines), cicatrisant, diuretic, emmenagogue (promotes & regulates menstrual flow), expectorant, fungicidal, hypertensive (increases blood pressure), nervine (reduces nervous disorders), revulsive, rubefacient, parasiticide, stimulant (immune system, circulation), sudorific (increases perspiration), tonic, vermifuge (expels worms).
Abscess, acne, bruises, burns, cuts, dermatitis, eczema, insect bites, lice, gum infections, oily skin, scabies ♦ arthritis, cellulitis, gout, muscular aches and pains, obesity, oedema, poor circulation, rheumatism, sprains, sports injuries ♦ asthma, bronchitis, catarrh, coughs, laryngitis, sinusitis, sore throat, tonsillitis ♦ diarrhoea, dyspepsia, flatulence ♦ cystitis, urethritis ♦ chills, colds, ‘flu, infectious diseases ♦ headaches, insomnia, nervous debility and stress-related complaints.
“Helps to revive & strengthen both body & mind.”
How to Use:
Inhalations may be preferable to massage or baths, as it could irritate the skin.
A very potent oil, one of the strongest antiseptics and toxicity is possible with prolonged use. Not to be used in cases of high blood pressure or pregnancy.