With a myriad of uses, Guaiacwood oil deserves a spot in your essential oil collection. Native to Paraguay, this oil has a sweet earthy scent with a rose undertone that is divine. It is used as an anti-inflammatory and is commonly used to relieve joint and muscle pains, as well as other symptoms of arthritis, gout, and rheumatism.
The oil is also used to scavenge free radicals and stimulate the lymphatic system to fight infection and support the immune system. Guaiacwood is recommended for boosting respiratory health and to soothe the symptoms of sore throat and laryngitis.
Emotionally, Guaiacwood is known to be relaxing and calming. In aromatherapy, the oil is used to ease stress and induce a meditative state. Historically, Guaiacwood was used during meditation and spiritual practices and is a powerful aid in balancing and grounding.
Specific Benefits of Guaiacwood Essential Oil as follows:
Immune support… Eliminate free radicals and stimulate the lymphatic system to reduce illness and support recovery. Also relieve fungal skin infections with Guaiacwood’s healing properties.
Pain relief… Unleash the anti-inflammatory properties of Guaiacwood. Great for joint pain, gout, rheumatism and overall inflammation, you can use this thick oil on the skin for relief.
Meditation… The earthy scent of this thicker oil lends itself to grounding and balance. Use for meditation, during a massage, or when you want to feel more in tune with the self.
Properties:Anti-anxiety, Anti-arthritic, Anti-inflammatory, Anti-oxidant, Anti-septic, Diuretic, Tonic