Ferula galbaniflua syn Ferula fummosa



THERAPEUTIC PROPERTIES: anti-infective, analgesic, lightly antispasmodic, anti-inflammatory, stimulant, diuretic and kidney support, expectorant in chronic bronchitis and asthma

AFFINITY FOR: nerves, circulation, cellular strength and structure

RESONANCE: emotional, physical

PLANT FAMILY: Umbelliferae

PART UTILIZED: wood, leaves

EXTRACTION METHOD: steam distilled

APPLICATION:Galbanum is often combined with myrrh for use in the tub and as a massage oil to tone skin and remove wrinkles.

AROMATIC CONSIDERATIONS: Galbanum is especially nice when combined with frankincense or sandalwood. It is so calming that it is useful for any type of anxiety or hysteria.

EMOTIONAL – SPIRITUAL – MENTAL ASPECTS: : Galbanum essential oil was used by most ancient civilizations as an incense and is recognized as an oil for nervous tension. Galbanum soothes the soul, bringing calmness and a sense of peace with the way things are.

PHYSICAL ASPECT: Galbanum is an oil that strengthens and supports the entire system. It is useful for treating skin disorders, muscle aches, and inflamed wounds. It is also useful for circulation problems and arthritis.

GENERAL INFORMATION Galbanum adapts itself to the body chemistry of the user more than most essential oils do, even as part of a blend. Galbanum is a low frequency essential oil, but when combined with frankincense or sandalwood, the frequency of the blend is much higher than the components lead one to expect. In spite of having a low frequency, it acts as a top note (one of the last added) in most blend recipes.

This information is for educational purposes only, it is not intended to treat, cure, prevent or, diagnose any disease or condition. Nor is it intended to prescribe in any way. This information is for educational purposes only and may not be complete, nor may its data be accurate.
As with all essential oils, never use them undiluted. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner. Keep away from children. If applying an essential oil to your skin always perform a small patch test to an insensitive part of the body (after you have properly diluted the oil in an appropriate carrier.


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