Common Myrtle Oil Myrtus communis
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- Common Myrtle Oil Myrtus communis
The myrtle plant is a bushy evergreen shrub with glossy, dark green leaves, fragrant white flowers, and purple-black berries.
Also known as Corsican pepper, Common Myrtle has been used for thousands of years as a symbol of love, honor, happiness, and generosity. Its many functions were well known as early as 600 B.C. In the Bible, it was used in purification ceremonies. With a distinctive, eucalyptus like aroma, it is often found in lotions, perfumes, and bath products. CPTG Certified Pure Tested Grade™ Common Myrtle essential oil is refreshing, with a clarifying and uplifting aroma.
Diffuse or use a drop in your palms and inhale deeply.
Add to a skin care routine.
Create a massage oil by adding a drop or two in a carrier oil.
Soak with two or three drops in an Epsom salt bath.
Directions For Use
Diffusion: Use three to four drops in the diffuser of your choice.
- Topical Use: Apply one to two drops to desired area. Dilute with a carrier oil to minimize any skin sensitivity. See additional precautions below.
Possible skin sensitivity. Keep out of reach of children. If you are pregnant, nursing, or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician. Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears, and sensitive areas.