Mastic Essential Oil
- Mastic Essential Oil: Used in skin care products to treat boils, cuts, wounds and ringworm. Mastic oil has a fresh balsamic fragrance similar to pine.
Farming Method Wildcrafted Country of Origin Morocco Plant Part Resin Scientific Name Pistacia lentiscus Application Method Topical
Mastic essential oil is steam distilled from the wild-crafted oleoresin of the mastic tree, which is native to the Mediterranean region. It is used in skin care products to treat boils, cuts, wounds and ringworm. Mastic has a fresh, balsamic fragrance similar to pine. It is anti-inflammatory, antibiotic, antimicrobial, antiseptic, astringent, expectorant and diuretic. It is used to treat arthritis and bronchitis. It is also used as an insect repellent.