Birch – betula lenta
Description: Birch essential oil has been known for its unique properties, but it is extremely hard to find. Spark Naturals is excited to provide our customers with 100% pure Birch Essential Oil from Canada. Pure Birch oil contains 99% methyl salicylate, which has a cortisone-like quality as it reduces discomfort in the muscles, bones, and joints. Spark Naturals Birch Essential Oil has been tested by a third party qualified lab and our oil has been found to be some of the purest available.
This oil will be available for a limited time.
Properties: Analgesic, Anti Spasmodic, Anti Septic & Disinfectant, Anti Rheumatic, Anti Arthritic, Astringent, Detoxifier, Depurative, Germicide & Insecticide, Febrifuge
Historical Uses: Used extensively in massage oils to help muscular aches and pains. It has also been used pains related to arthritis, rheumatism, cramps, and tendinitis. Birch is also used as an anti-inflammatory.
Blends Well With: Lemon, Sandalwood and Rosemary.
Birch Essential Oil Application:
Can be used aromatically
Can be used topically (Apply Neat)
People with epilepsy should avoid this oil because it has high concentration of methyl salicylate. This oil should also be avoided by during pregnancy. Test a small sample on your skin before using this oil topically.
|Distillation Process||Steam Distilled|
|Properties||Analgesic, Antiinflamitory, Antirheumatic, Antiseptic, Antispasmodic, Disinfectant, Diuretic, Immune Stimulant, Stimulant, Warming|
|Historical Uses||INFLAMMATION, MUSCLES|
|Child Safe||Yes - Dilute with Care|
|Body Part Affected||Bones, Muscles|
|Blends Well With||Basil, Bergamot, Cypress, Geranium, Lavender, Lemongrass, Marjoram, Peppermint|
|Storage Temperature||50-75˚F Cool, Dry Place Protected From Heat & Light|
|Disclamer||*If pregnant or under a doctors care, please consult physician before use.|
- Great Oil Review by PINTerest Inspiration
- Birch is a great oil for sore muscles or arthritis. Mix with a carrier oil or base salve for pain relief. Not every essential oil company sells this, I'm glad Spark Naturals does! (Posted on 5/29/2016)