The frankincense plants bear white colored small flowers, which is processed for obtaining frankincense hydrosols. Frankincense is known for its medicinal property and herbal benefit. Pharmaceutical companies and fragrance making companies use this hydrosol in mixing and manufacturing of several products. The bark and stems are used for obtaining hydrosol. It scatters a pleasant sweet like aroma which creates a calming sense in the environment.
Geranium, pine, lavender, basil, camphor
a-pinene, phellandrene, limonene
The frankincense hydrosol is used for skin treatment because of its herbal properties. It is a perfect skin toner which moisturizes skin and gives it a perfect balance. As for shampoos and bath oils, it is used to mix in these and gives hair a shiny look and long hair. The pleasant aroma and fragrance of the oil makes its use in aromatherapy.
|Botonical Name||Boswellii Carterri|
|Country of Origin||Oman|
|Color & Odor||Light Yellow.|
|Specific Gravity||0.872 to 0.892|
|Optical Rotation||â€”17Â° to +35Â°|
|Refractive Index||1.471 to 1.482|
|Extraction Method||Hydro Distillation|