Juniper Oil

Paragon Alternative’s essential oils are selected and approved by  Sajid Ali, D.N.M. They are the purest and best essential oils available.

 

Juniper Oil Origin and Extraction

Juniper Essential Oil is extracted from the wood, needles and powdered fruits of the juniper tree. The process of steam distillation is used.  Juniper is an evergreen shrub. It is native to Europe.

Juniper Essential Oil Indications/Uses  

Juniper Essential Oil is an effective antiseptic, helping to prevent sepses and tetanus.  It also supports optimal blood circulation and assists in the elimination of toxins such as uric acid. These two qualities make it an effective guard against such conditions as gout, arthritis, rheumatism and renal calculi.

Juniper Oil is an antispasmodic, preventing or eliminating cramps of all types.

As an astringent, Juniper Oil supports healthy gums and hair. Most importantly, it can reduce or prevent haemorrhaging by causing blood vessels to contract.

This oil also assists the body remove intestinal gas, preventing problems related to gas, and as a detoxifier, a sudorific and a diuretic, it remove toxins of various varieties from the body.

Juniper Essential Oil also has stimulant effects on the brain and central nervous system, making it useful to alleviate depression, exhaustion and dizziness.  The product also supports optimal stomach health.

Juniper Oil Contra Indications

Using Juniper Oil directly on the skin may cause skin irritation in some individuals. Avoid using it on large, open wounds.

Pregnant women are advised to avoid this essential oil, as are women who are trying to conceive. Nursing mothers should avoid this oil as well.

Essential Oils are natural, contracted oils that have the fragrance of the plant from which they originated. Most typically, the oils are extracted from the plant through distillation. In many cases, the distillation process involves the use of steam.  As steam passes through the plant’s stems, seeds, flowers or leaves, it assists in vaporizing the volatile compounds.

While essential oils have various uses, they have a long documented history of medicinal value. Essential Oils can support overall health, act as a treatment or remedy for various medical or psychological conditions or help prevent infections and illness.

Essential Oils should not be used on animals as they can have adverse effects.

Our Philosophy of Health and Well-Being

Our philosophy and approach is to facilitate health by balancing and restoring the body’s systems to optimal well-being. Hence, rather than treating symptoms or diseases, we aim to reduce and remove blockages to overall health.

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Wikipedia

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Essential_oil

Organic Facts

https://www.organicfacts.net/health-benefits/essential-oils/health-benefits-of-juniper-essential-oil.html

101 Herbs

http://www.101herbs.com/juniper-berry-oil.html

Wikipedia

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Juniper

WebMD.com

http://www.webmd.com/vitamins-supplements/ingredientmono-724-juniper.aspx?activeingredientid=724&activeingredientname=juniper