Wake Up! Smell the..
Fir – Abies alba
Aroma – Rich, balsamic, sweet, coniferous
Parts Used – Leaves and twigs
Extraction Method – Steam distillation
Therapeutic Properties – Analgesic, antiseptic, expectorant, deodorant, rubefacient, stimulant
Interesting Facts – Fir pine trees exudes a resin called fir balsam. This was used by North American Natives for medicinal and religious purposes.