Juniperberry essential oil has antiseptic and astringent properties which make it very useful for people who have oily skin. It can be added to a massage oil (5 drops per 10ml) or used in the bath (up to 8 drops in base oil) for help with cellulite. Massage into scalp to encourage healthy hair. Juniperberry essential oil also has a cleansing effect on the body. Not to be mistaken with the cheaper Juniper oil. Juniper berry essential oil has a sweet, fresh and woody-balsamic aroma.
Our juniperberry essential oil originates from Italy and is extracted by steam distillation of the berries.
Juniperberry essential oil is a member of the Cupressaceae family and is also known as common juniper.
Juniper berry essential oil blends well with lavender, clary sage, rosemary, geranium, cedarwood and lemon. Juniper berry essential oil is reported to be non-toxic, non-irritant and non-sensitising.
Juniper berry essential oil should not be used during pregnancy.