From the resin of the Olibanum tree, Frankincense was used in ancient times as a deodoriser due to its deep, musky scent and is important in the contemporary perfumery world for its evocative scent.
There are a thousand amazing uses and benefits of this timeless wonder, but one of our favourites at Made for Life is its strength against aging.
It is a cytophylactic, meaning that it keeps the skin cells and tissue young, healthy, tight and toned.
Another brilliant attribute of frankincense is its mental intrigue – it induces a feeling of mental peace, relaxation and spirituality.
A sense of inner calm and settling helps to lower anxiety and apparetly allows for heightened insight. A mindful moment must.
Incredible stress relief and reduction of anxiety
Reduces acne blemishes and the appearance of large pores
Lifts and tightens skin to naturally slow signs of aging
Decreases appearance of scars and stretch marks
May help fight cancer or deal with chemotherapy side effects
Aids sleep and helps to battle insomnia