What is frankincense essential oil used for?

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In the realm of natural wellness, frankincense essential oil continues to attract attention for its versatile uses and numerous health benefits. In fact, this essential oil is regarded as the “King of Oils” because of its many uses. Obtained from the resin of Boswellia trees, it has been of value for centuries for its range of applications featuring its medicinal and spiritual properties. But, what is frankincense essential oil used for? Here are some incredible benefits that can support your everyday life.

Impressive properties of frankincense essential oil

Anti-inflammatory and pain-relieving

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Frankincense essential oil comes to the rescue to help soothe inflammation and alleviate pain. It is well-known that regular usage of this oil can help mitigate long-term and recurring inflammation and provide relief from associated pains and aches. It’s a gentle friend that can comfort you when your muscles, joints, or tissues are feeling achy.

Wound healing and antimicrobial

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Minor cuts, scrapes, and burns would not be a problem with frankincense essential oil. The King of Oils bravely lends us its wound-healing and antimicrobial powers, promoting the repair process and protecting against infections.


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Frankincense essential oil can help combat harmful free radicals that cause skin damage. By doing so, this oil help slow the appearance of the signs of skin aging like wrinkles.


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The King of Oils not only protects against infections and skin damage but also against parasites. With its help, you can strengthen your defenses against parasites, reducing the possibility of severe disease!

Insect repellent and insecticidal

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Frankincense oil guards against insect bites as it possesses both repellent and insecticidal capabilities. Using this oil can serve as a natural alternative to synthetic chemical-based products, promoting a safer and healthier environment.

Moisturizing, bruise-reducing, and dark spot-preventing

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The King of Oils also reigns in the kingdom of skin care, displaying exceptional potency. Its moisturizing, bruise-reducing, and anti-dark spot qualities can promote a healthier, softer, and more radiant skin texture.

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Healing Legends and Soothing Juggernaut

Now that you know the different ways you can use frankincense essential oil, allow us to introduce you to two amazing products that contain this ingredient CANhaveTODAY’s Healing Legends and Soothing Juggernaut salves. Formulated after a thorough research and packed with the goodness of frankincense, these salves will soon become your go-to companion for different skin problems, and even muscle aches and joint pain!

Healing Legends is a legendary salve that is your ally in repairing skin damage and improving your skin’s appearance while also fighting bacterial and fungal infections, leaving you feeling clean, confident, and glowing!

Soothing Juggernaut, meanwhile, is a champion that sends inflammation and pain packing while nourishing your skin with the properties of frankincense, arnica, and cypress essential oils. This salve is perfect after exercise or whenever you have muscle aches, joint pain, and fungal infection.

A quick note: These products contain Sodium borate. The government of Canada does not recommend the use of products containing Sodium borate on open wounds, cuts, or abrasions.

Frankincense essential oil’s amazing therapeutic profile makes it a very valuable substance in the natural wellness sphere. CANhaveTODAY’s salves, integrating the potent qualities of these essential oils, offer effective solutions for those seeking natural alternatives for taking care of their skin. Try them out now to see the benefits for yourself!


What is frankincense used for?

Frankincense essential oil can be used for improving your wellness. Its most popular uses are for inflammation and pain, but you can also use it for moisturizing the skin, preventing dark spots and skin aging, and protecting it from infections.

Can I use frankincense oil for arthritis?

Frankincense essential oil is a great anti-inflammatory and pain-relieving agent. You can use it to help give relief to your painful arthritis.

Is frankincense essential oil safe for children?

Frankincense essential oil is safe for children. However, always give them guidance on how to use the product and also make sure that your child is not allergic to this oil.

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