Complete Guide to Essential Oils/A to Z of essential oils/Pine

Scots pine needles and buds
Pine (Pinus sylvestris)

Pine oil comes from the twigs and buds of the Pinus sylvestris (Scots Pine) tree. It has a fresh, woody scent.

PropertiesEdit

 
Pinus sylvestris essential oil.

CirculatoryEdit

Stimulates circulation.

EmotionalEdit

Invigorates and reduces mental fatigue.

PainEdit

Relieves muscle pain and rheumatism.

RespiratoryEdit

Alleviates bronchitis, laryngitis, sinusitis and symptoms of colds and flu.

SkinEdit

Helps healing of minor wounds and sores.

UrologicalEdit

Relieves cystitis.

CautionEdit

  • Pine oil may irritate sensitive skin.