Myrtle has an elevating aroma that is pleasing when diffused. It also has soothing properties that, when applied can help beautify and enhance the appearance of healthy-looking skin. The main constituents include Alpha pinene, Eucalyptol and Limonene.
Mytus communis, the common myrtle or true myrtle is a native species in the Mediterranean region particularly in the islands of Corsica and Sardinia. This precious aromatic is mentioned in many historical writings. Ancient texts also mention the use of myrtle for overcoming respiratory conditions, although no clinical research has so far validated this. The Romans considered myrtle indispensable for gardens and introduced this shrub throughout the empire.
Primary Benefits: Enhances the appearance of healthy looking skin. When diffused myrtle is elevating and euphoric. Can be inhaled direct from bottle.
Topical: Apply to desired area. In case of sensitivity, dilute 15 drops in 10ml of V-6.
Aromatic: Diffuse up to 30 minutes 3 times daily.
Cautions:Keep out of reach of children. If you are pregnant, nursing, taking medication, or have a medical condition, consult a health professional prior to use. Possible skin sensitivity.