This variant is currently sold out.
- Distillation Method: Steam Distilled
- Country of Origin: France
- Cultivation: Wild grown in India
- Plant Part: Resin
- Latin name: Boswellia serrata
- Note: Middle - Resinous Base
About the Extract: The resin of Boswellia serrata contains high levels of the soothing compound beta elemene. These compounds have been found to enhance overall comfort and ease in our bodies and joints, as well as for the health and beauty of our skin. The carterii variety is typically used for medicinal purposes while the Serrata, possessing the same beneficial qualities, is not as strong and has a softer, more floral-driven aroma.
Aroma: Uplifting, woody-citrusy, crisp, and refreshing.
Chemistry: Our supplier indicates 70 - 90 % essential oil with monoterpenes (40 - 60 % alpha-thujene, 3 - 15 % alpha-pinene, sabinene, myrcene, p-cymene, limonene, etc.), sesquiterpenes, diterpene alcohols (incensole and serratol), and traces of boswellic acids.