Juniper Berry Oil is extracted from Juniperous communis through steam distillation method. Its main constituents are pinene, eucalyptol and juniperous camphor. It is colorless to light yellow transparent liquid and nice fruity smelling and calming aroma. Juniper berry oil is used for detoxifying and clearing the skin and help in treating cellulite and returning the skin to normal functioning. It is used for treating rheumatism, arthritis, and gout, as well as cellulite, acne, dermatitis, blocked pores, psoriasis, and weeping eczema.
Juniper is a shrub coniferous evergreen tree belongs to family Cupressaceous. The leaves are needle shaped. The leaves are used for extraction of oils. The juniper leaf oil have wide range of activities listed as stimulating, antiseptic, anti-rheumatic, astringent, antispasmodic, depurative.
Juniper leaf oil is obtained by stem distillation of needles shape leaf of the communis of Junipers belongs to family Cupressaceae. It is pale yellow color liquid. It has fresh, rich-balsamic, woody-sweet and pine needle-like odor.
Botanical name : Juniperus communis
Parts used : needles shape leaf
Color : pale yellow color liquid.
Perfumery note : fresh, rich-balsamic, woody sweet odour
Shelf life : two years
Density : 0.895 – 0.905
Refractive index : 1.465 – 1.483
Optical rotation : +10.0˚ - 20.0˚
Juniper berry oil contains; myrcene, alpha terpinene, alpha phellandrene, Alpha pinene, para cymene, terpineol, cineole, beta phellandrene, camphor, pure linalool, bornyl acetate, caryophyllene, limonene, linalyl acetate, nerol camphene and natural borneol, beta pinene, sabinene and gamma terpinene.
10 Excellent Health and Pharma Uses & Benefits:-
Ans. Juniper leaf oil is used in toothaches, hair fall, and grip of gums and reduces the chances of hemorrhaging. It also helps to relieve in gout, arthritis, rheumatism and muscles cramps.
Ans. You can try taking juniper oil as a dietary supplement by adding 1 to 2 drops to a smoothie or water but you have to consult with your natural health care provider first.
Ans. The main chemical components of juniper berry oil are a-pinene, b-pinene, camphene, sabinene, y-terpinene, a-phellandrene, myrcene, a-terpinene, 1,4-cineole, b-phellandrene, terpinen-4-ol, p-cymene, cayophyllene and bornylacetate.It also has trace amounts of camphor, limonene, nerol, linalool, borneol and linalyl acetate
Ans. It contains nice fruity smelling and calming aroma.
Ans. It blends properly with cedar wood oil, cypress, bergamot essential oil, natural grapefruit, and geranium, Lavender, pure Lime, Vetiver, Lemon and Lemongrass and so on.