|Uses||Historically this oil was used to assist in:
Aphrodisiac: Alleviate impotency, frigidity, erectile dysfunctions, and loss of libido.
Expectorant: Reduces the presence and deposit of phlegm. Clears nasal passages, and lungs.
Astringent: Can be used to strengthen gums, as well as tighten the intestinal tract and muscles. Good for skin and wrinkle reduction.
Hormone Balancing: Assists with imbalances of the thyroid, and ovaries. It is decongesting to the prostate.
|Cultivation/Extraction Method||Steam Distillation|
|Historic Benefits||First recorded in history to the ancient Greece, Myrtle was associated with Aphrodite, the Goddess of Love and Beauty. Solders, athletes and nobles would be honored with its leaves. Ancient Egyptians used Myrtle for sore throats and coughs, it was considered relatively mid and suitable for children.|
|Blends With||Bergamot, Clary Sage, Clove Bud, Eucalyptus, Ginger, Hyssop, Lavender, Lime, Peppermint, Rosemary, Spearmint, Tea Tree, Thyme|
|Precautions||Use caution while pregnant|
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