$3.60 – $10.95
Aroma: Piney, Fruity, Evergreen
Extraction: Steam Distilled
Spruce (Picea mariana) has an incredible earthy, woody, and fresh, outdoorsy scent. This cleansing oil has potent antibacterial, anti-infectious, disinfectant and anti-viral properties that can be very important during cold and flu season. It has been used as a respiratory aid, as a healing agent for minor wounds, and as an addition to muscle and joint rubs to help relieve the symptoms of arthritis.
- Cleansing: Add Spruce essential oil to your favorite homemade cleansers to add it’s powerful purifying properties to your blend.
- Immunity: The same properties that make Spruce an incredible cleansing agent, also makes it a valuable aid to the immune system. Try diffusing this incredible oil to help clear the air of germs.
- Respiratory Aid: Spruce is an excellent choice to support a healthy respiratory system. With expectorant, mucolytic and decongestant properties, Spruce can be diluted and applied to the chest or diffused to help those suffering from cold, flu, or congestion.
- Wound Care: Spruce isn’t just great for cleaning house, it can also be diluted and applied to gently cleanse minor cuts, scrapes and wounds.
Apply 1-2 diluted drops on area of concern, pulse points, abdomen, or back
Add several drops to skin or skin care products
Add 8-10 drops to a diffuser
Add a drop to palms of hands, cover nose and mouth and inhale
Add to water in spray bottle to spritz in a room or on linens
Inhale scent directly from the bottle, or put a drop on a tissue and inhale
Hazards: Skin sensitization if oxidized.
Cautions: Old or oxidized oils should be avoided.
Although most people are not sensitive to Spruce, it is advisable to test a small area first. If sensitivity occurs, use a carrier oil to dilute. Do not use on mucous membranes.
Store Spruce essential oil in a dark, airtight container in the refrigerator.