Complete Guide to Essential Oils/A to Z of essential oils/Myrrh
- Myrrh (Commiphora myrrha)
Myrrh oil comes from the resin (dried sap) of the Commiphora myrrha tree. It has a warm, spicy scent.
Relieves indigestion, flatulence, diarrhea and hemorrhoids.
Relieves menstrual pain.
Stimulates the immune system.
Alleviates bronchitis, catarrh, coughs and symptoms of a cold.
Alleviates eczema, skin ulcers and athlete's foot.
- Don't use myrrh oil during pregnancy.