Juniperberry (juniperus communis) oil is a superior quality oil made from the berries of the Juniper plant, giving an excellent high quality oil ideal for aromatherapy. The other main produced oil is often referred to as just Juniper oil, and inferior quality distilled from leaves and twigs.
Juniperberry is best known for its detoxifying and diuretic actions. Useful for urinary infections, respiratory infections, gastrointestinal infections and worms. Helps expel the buildup of uric acid in the joints for issues such as gout, rheumatism, arthritis.
Aromatherapy/Home Use example:
To ease pain and swelling of gout, rheumatism, arthritis, add 3 drops Juniperberry, 3 drops German Chamomile, and 4 drops Carrot Seed to 20ml carrier oil and apply lightly to affected areas.
Safety: Use only Juniperberry oil for aromatherapy, and in moderation. Although a cleanser for kidneys, do not use if already inflicted with kidney disease. Avoid use during pregnancy.