Frankincense Oil - Boswellia carterii
A fresh citrus type scent with lemon tones and a woody, spicy balsamic undertones. Also known as oilibanum the tree originates from the Middle East. It is a small shrubby tree with much biblical background and significance.
Extraction - Incisions are made into the bark which releases a white milky resin. When left for some time this turns hard into an orangey brown resin which is then steam distilled into the essential oil.
Origin - Somalia
Notes - Citrus, Lemon, Woody, and Spicy Balsamic undertones.
Products used in - Sweet Java Beard Balm