In addition to skin conditions (scars, wrinkles, chapped skin, acne, etc.), Elemi can be used for muscle and nerve pain, infections (bronchitis, chest, cuts and wounds), ulcers, coughs, inflammation (breast and uterus), and rashes.
Antiseptic, balsamic, cicatrizant, expectorant, fortifying, regulatory, stimulant, stomachic, tonic [Julia Lawless, The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Essential Oils (Rockport, MA: Element Books, 1995), 105.]
- Country Of Origin: Philippines
- Extraction Method: Steam Distillation
- Producing Organ: Resin
- Safety Group #3