Myrrh is a substance known since ancient times as one of the ingredients used in religious ceremonies in ancient Egypt. It was also one of the components of the famous Egyptian perfume kyphi and was also used in embalming processes.
Since that time, its antioxidant properties were known, which is why Egyptian women used it regularly in their cosmetic preparations. Its cooling properties on the skin also make it very suitable for use in dry and hot climates. In Jewish tradition, myrrh is present as one of the three gifts of the Magi at the birth of Christ.
Among its properties and benefits, the following stand out:
Cosmetic Level: Myrrh Essential Oil has astringent properties and is a good skin regenerator due to its healing and regeneration action. It prevents skin aging and has anti-wrinkle activity, it contributes to good tissue conservation.
At Therapeutic Level: is an essential oil with healing, anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial properties. It is also a good anticatarrhal, sedative, carminative and emmenagogue oil.
Emotional Level:Myrrh Essential Oil works and raises the level of consciousness, providing the desired spiritual balance. Create a pleasant and warm atmosphere working on safety and rejuvenation of the soul.
One of the essential oils essential to use in anti-aging facial and body treatments for mature, malnourished and aged skin due to its high anti-wrinkle power. Along with cedar, frankincense, and sandalwood, it is suitable for meditation as it uplifts and purifies the mind.