Boswellia carteri/frereana/rivea/sacra -extracted from the steam distillation of the resin. Each chemotype has slightly different properties. Fragrance has fresh top note and a warm, rich, sweet balsamic undertone. Native to the
region. Used since antiquity as incense in , India , and in the West by the
Catholic church. China
Generally considered non-toxic, non-sensitizing, non-irritating in low doses. Dilute well for topical use.
CHARACTER: "Spiritual Awakener", Elevating, Meditative, Wise, Yang (hot), Sensuous, Mysterious, Transformative
CRYSTALS: Tiger’s eye, Amber, Topaz
ELEMENT: Air, Ether, Fire, Metal
PERFUME NOTE: Middle to Base
ASTROLOGICAL: Sun & Saturn
ENERGY TYPE: 4, 3; Cool & Dry
USE FOR THESE POSITIVE ATTRIBUTES: Comfort, healing, emotional stability, enlightenment, protection, courage, resolution, fortitude, acceptance, inspiration
USED TO COUNTERACT THESE NEGATIVE ATTRIBUTES:
Fear, grief, burnout, exhaustion, panic, anxiety, disconnection, apprehension, despair.
USED FOR HEALING THESE PHYSICAL STATES:
Asthma, bronchitis, colds, coughs, headaches, respiratory problems, stress, tension, ulcers, wounds, skin blemishes, urinary tract infections, rheumatism, tumors, Immune system problems
+Compassionate, interesting, driving forcefulness.
+Air of mystery & secretiveness, possibly a genius,
+Strength, fortitude, maturity, conscientiousness, confident, efficient.
+Generous, prefer their own initiative, eccentric. Well balanced, gifted.
+Believe they’re protected in ways that the rest of us are not.
+Parapsychological tendencies; sensitive to atmospheres.
+Sense the intentions of other people.
+Steady, upright citizen. Found in job that commands respect and honor.
+Warm, kind hearted; Make people feel confident & secure. Friendly, loving.
+Advice is down-to-earth, practical.
+Profound love of God and of all things spiritual.
+Deep wisdom; excellent speaker; clear and eloquent, but can be blunt.
-If negative, destructive & bitter, skeptic, cynic, guilt-ridden, insecure.
-Liable to suffer anxiety attacks; could become short-tempered & agitated.
BLENDS: Anahata, Anasazi, Arrowhead, Aztec Treasure, Captivating, Cathedral in the Desert, Classic Maya, Desert Serenade, Enchantment, Focused Journey, Forever Christmas, Kachina, Kayenta, Kiva Dream, Mesa Verde, Navajo Mountain, Point Sublime, Sahasrara, Shaman, Silver River, Sitalpu, Spruce Mesa, Sunrise, Symphony, Tiger Eye, Toroweap, Twelve Tribes, Valiant, Visudda, Walk Softly, Wood Badge, Zuni
ARCHETYPES: MONK, CHILD DIVINE, GOD, PRESENTER, HERO, PHOENIX, UTCHAT, SACRED EYE, SEER
Blends well with SANDALWOOD, PINE, VETIVER, GERANIUM, LAVENDER, NEROLI,
BERGAMOT, BASIL, PEPPER, CINNAMON, and other spices. Modifies the sweetness of
the citrus blends in an intriguing way. ORANGE
(Thujene, pinene, sabinene, limonene, sesquiterpenes, caryophyllene, muurolene, dipentene, thujone, phellandrene, cymene, myrcene, terpenine.)