Mugo Pine Pinus Mugo
Evergreen needle-shaped shrub of the Pinaceae family.
The essential oil is distilled from the terminal twigs in a steam current. The area of origin is South Tyrol.
The scent is fresh, resinous, slightly spicy.
Quantity: 8 ml
Origin: South Tyrol
Distilled: South Tyrol
Internal use: Yes
Natural aroma for food
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Mugo pine essential oil (Pinus Mugo), a symbol of attachment to life, grows amidst a thousand difficulties in the most inaccessible Alpine and Apennine areas.
The Ministry of Health recognises its balsamic effect and beneficial effect on nose and throat.
In aromatherapy it is used in cases of muscular and rheumatic pain and as a depurative of the urinary tract. Inhaled to clear the bronchi thanks to its expectorant and calming action . It il also used as an effective regulator of blood circulation.
It has many uses in the kitchen and in liqueur-making: it can be used to make an excellent flavoured butter, an alpine liqueur or to flavour grappa.
From a psychological point of view, it is the main referent of the heart, understood as the seat of feelings.
Warnings: Use with moderation, can be a skin irritant. Do not use in case of chronic diseases, during pregnancy and lactation. If in doubt consult a doctor/pharmacist.