White Pine Essential Oil
- Botany: White Pine is a large conifer and the essential oil is steam distilled from the long green needles. It is part of the Pinaceae botanical family.
- Scent Profile: Top note with a fresh woodsy and piney aroma.
- Insect repellent
- Deodorizing and used for cleaning
- Supports health circulation
- Supports the immune system and adrenal function
- Pain relief for musculoskeletal aches, pains, and inflammation.
- Stimulating for focus, memory, and fatigue
- Babies & Children: helps with immune support, pain relief, focus, respiratory support, skin and hair health.
- Provides relief for coughs, the flu, inflammation, and othe respiratory ailments
- Soothes inflamed skin and promotes wound healing
- Helps relieve dandruff and promotes health hair growth
- Blends well with: Balsam Fir, Benzoin, Cedarwood, Eucalyptus, Juniper Berry, Lemongrass, Myrrh, and Norway Pine.
- May cause skin irritation to sensitive skin.
- The δ-3-carene chemical component has been know to be a respiratory irritant.
Products Using White Pine Essential Oil
- Arctander, Steffen. Perfume and Flavor Materials of Natural Origin. A Pathfinder Book Reprint Edition, 2017.
- Clark, Demetria. Aromatherapy and Herbs for Pregnancy, Birth and Breastfeeding. Book Publishing Company, 2015.
- “Flavor, Fragrance, Food and Cosmetics Ingredients Information.” The Good Scents Company, The Good Scents Company (TGSC), 2019, www.thegoodscentscompany.com/.
- International Federation of Professional Aromatherapists. “PREGNANCY GUIDELINES Guidelines for Aromatherapists Working with Pregnant Clients.” International Federation of Professional Aromatherapists , IFPA, 2013, www.ifparoma.org.
- National Association for Holistic Aromatherapy. “Other Safety Considerations: Pregnancy.” National Association for Holistic Aromatherapy, naha.org/explore-aromatherapy/safety#other.
- Shutes, Jade and New York Institute of Aromatic Studies. "Foundations of Aromatherapy" and "Aromatic Scholars" Aromatherapy Certification Programs and Course Materials. 2017-2019.
- Tiran, Denise. Aromatherapy in Midwifery Practice. Singing Dragon an Imprint of Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016.
- Tiran, Denise. “Is It Safe to Use Essential Oils While I'm Pregnant?” BabyCentre UK, BabyCentre Blog, July 2013, www.babycentre.co.uk/x536449/is-it-safe-to-use-essential-oils-while-im-pregnant.
- Tisserand, Robert, et al. Essential Oil Safety: a Guide for Health Care Professionals. 2nd ed., Churchill Livingstone/Elsevier, 2014.