Steam distillation of the gum resin of the plant. Fresh terpeney top note and warm rich sweet balsamic undertone. Excellent for dry and mature skin. Anti-wrinkle, when added to creams and carrier oils. Useful during meditation. A useful oil during the winter months to use on a vapouriser and as an inhalent. In ancient Egypt, Frankincense was used in rejuvenating face masks, cosmetics and perfumes. Properties: Rejuvenating, stress releasing, relaxing, calming, antiseptic, astringent. DILUTE TO 5% OR LESS IN A CARRIER OIL BEFORE SKIN APPLICATION. KEEP OUT OF EYES. DO NOT SWALLOW.