Directions for Use
Essential oils are the highly concentrated active ingredients of plants. They should always be diluted in a base before use and should not be taken internally without professional recommendation.
- Baths: Add 5 - 10 drops of essential oil(s) to a warm run bath. If skin is sensitive, blend the essential oil in a teaspoon of carrier oil first. Close the door so the vapours don't escape. Soak for at least 10 minutes relaxing and breathing deeply. For added moisturising dilute the oils in 10ml of carrier before adding to the bath.
- Massage: add 5 - 6 drops of essential oil per 10ml of carrier oil. Mix thoroughly and apply liberally to the skin.
- Inhalations: Add 4 - 5 drops of essential oil to a bowl of steaming water. Place a towel over your head, close your eyes and lean over the bowl. Inhale the vapour for a few minutes.
- Burners and Diffusers: Fill the bowl of the burner/vaporiser with water and then add 3 - 6 drops of essential oil. Light the candle and the oil will evaporate as the water heats up. Do not let the bowl dry out.
Caring for Your Essential Oils
SOil essential oils and carrier oils are living products that are vulnerable to heat, moisture, air and light. It is best to store them in a cool, dark place with the lids well sealed. If your fridge is the only cool place around, allow the oils to reach a cool room temperature before use (around 20 degrees C).
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118 out of 121 people would recommend this product21/09/2020, By ElizabethThis is one of the best basic oils. always use it in my diffuser16/09/2020, By PaolaBest product, so good for my skin10/09/2020, By SuzettePowerful oil to diffuse when doing yoga or meditation!!!08/09/2020, By TJGreat for skin.28/08/2020, By LizetteGREAT PRODUCT. GOOD FOR PMS, SORE MUSCLES AND SMELLS GOOD
TOO25/08/2020, By LisaSoil Essential Oils are the best quality!23/08/2020, By LTIt has a wonderful, unique smell11/08/2020, By YolandiMust have Essential oil11/08/2020, By AlidaWhen in doubt use frankincense.09/08/2020, By MountainWorth the money20/07/2020, By NDGreat in calming down the body from autoimmune responses19/07/2020, By KarenLove the Soil range of essential oils. Using frankincense now for the first time and love it. Mix it with my night cream. Smell is great10/07/2020, By JulzI add a few drops to my facial moisturiser for an excellent boost. Fades any marks and improves my skin overall.05/07/2020, By TylerI always feel slightly let-down at the size of dinky little bottles but this essential oil packs a powerful punch! I am using it on my homemade anti-ageing serum and it is so nourishing!03/07/2020, By AIMEELove this oil! Always enjoy the reliability and affordability of the Soil brand and cannot be without Frankincense! Living in a harsh climate this goes into both my facial and body oil mixes. It definitely helps with ageing skin.26/06/2020, By AshleyGreat quality and wonderful on the skin!22/06/2020, By KaelaSo effective for skin breakouts. Wish was cheaper. Best price for it that I've found though31/05/2020, By TalentNice woody fragrance27/05/2020, By Tazmy go to skin healing product! Smells DIVINE!27/05/2020, By Tazmy go to skin healing product! Smells DIVINE!27/05/2020, By LindieSmells devine, the best skin healing oil out there. Bible knows best.27/05/2020, By ElmonixIt smells great!23/05/2020, By ClairebearI add a drop to my night cream before applying. The scent is wonderful.22/05/2020, By First bornGood fragrance22/05/2020, By Jengood quality18/05/2020, By StephanieI've been using this oil for years and trust Soil products as they are usually great quality. I mix in face creams, hair care, use for skin issues, mood, muscles, great all rounder.14/05/2020, By Sandesh Elainelove12/05/2020, By SavStClaireNice smell with a great variety of uses.11/05/2020, By ElleyPotent. Had no idea what it would smell like but the online reviews convinced me! Not at all floral, very woody and herby...not a bad thing either. Its growing on me!10/05/2020, By RealFantastic oil07/05/2020, By MattI love this oil. great for my oily skin28/04/2020, By HappyGood for oak furniture diffusion23/04/2020, By DeeI can't go for long without my frankincense essential oil, and this one is the best.01/04/2020, By LYNNLOVELY FRAGRANCE29/03/2020, By GreenWhat a wonderful fragrance04/03/2020, By SarahLove this product! Use it for so many things - always have some in my cupboard28/02/2020, By LivingOne of my favourite essential oils of all time. I mix a bit it into my face cream and it works wonderfully. Simply smelling it makes me feel calm.13/02/2020, By shirneThis is my second favourite essential oil next to lemon oil. I love it30/12/2019, By HelperWell done29/12/2019, By CindyUse it in my cream. Love the smell.
21/12/2019, By HeidiA lovely oil to put in my diffuser. I also add a few drops to jojoba oil for my face at night.22/11/2019, By ReynWonderful smell. Diffuses brilliantly on Himalayan salt lamp. Very pleased.21/11/2019, By BellaI find this oil very effective when meditating - It is easier to reach a deep meditative state when using a but under my nose or in my body cream. Beautiful quality product. Will recommend it to meditators.12/11/2019, By Michthis smell is amazing, my most favourite oil of the brand10/11/2019, By LeandraIt has toning and rejuvenating properties. I love it in as I have mature skin.07/11/2019, By ChevonneFantastic! Won't be without it. Applying to my s kin cancer spots on my chest at night and they are almost gone! Mix about 3 drops in a little coconut oil and apply.06/11/2019, By CharityI love this essential oil. I add it to my coconut oil moisturizer for my body and face. It has an exotic but earthy scent which is also luxurious. I find it very soothing and calming. Since I started using it together with ylang ylang I found myself much less anxious and stressed. I also used it in the evening and found it easier to fall asleep. I'm definitely pleased with the purchase.23/10/2019, By RianaI've been using this for quite a while. Apart from the dropper that releases too much, this is an aroma that I've come to love, and often I just inhale it gently, straight from the bottle.23/10/2019, By DineoSmall bottle19/10/2019, By ChevonneMy skin is very dry so I add 1 OR 2 drops to my coconut oil as night treatment for my face and I love it.26/08/2019, By AbigailI used Frankinsence along with a few other oils diluted in coconut oil as part of my moisturising routine. It is known for being great at many things but skin is the most common one. I can see a difference in my skin in just a week! Love it!18/08/2019, By BethanyAmust have for every medicine cupboard! Love the smsll16/08/2019, By Gerda'n Wonderlike essensiële olie om in velrome te gebruik. Help vir fyn plooitjies.05/08/2019, By ZaanieUse this oil in a diffuser. Works well, lovely scent. Very happy.14/07/2019, By LorraineAlways happy with Soil’s products.12/07/2019, By RickSmells awfull and makes my eyes burn by just smelling it.10/06/2019, By VanessaFirst time using Frankincense oil for my face as part of my moisturising routine. So far enjoying the scent and happy with the feel of my skin after application (using together with sweet almond oil and Rosehip oil). Long term results remain to be seen...10/06/2019, By MIncredibly versatile and useful oil27/05/2019, By IlseI love this oil for my mature skin. It has a strong but clean smell and leaves my skin hydrated and rejuvenated. My skin absorbed it fast.10/05/2019, By LorneWonderful product, use it to moisturize my face. Works a treat.18/04/2019, By SarahAn amazing product. Love it!11/04/2019, By RianaI have not used this much, so cannot truly give a review of its worth, but one thing that I find upsetting, is the fact that the dropper works poorly. On carefully tilting it to get out a drop, it just runs ... Being a very expensive oil, this is very wasteful. Often one requires only one or two drops, but end up with much more, and sometimes having to wipe down spilled oil. It looks like the hole is much too big ... Is it intentional so people would buy more sooner? Or just a problem with my bottle? I found this problem with other oils in this range too.08/04/2019, By MonicaIt has a luxurious feel to it. Smells great and works very well on my skin. Non greasy.08/04/2019, By MonicaIt has a luxurious feel to it. Smells great and works very well on my skin. Non greasy.31/03/2019, By LebogangThe smell. O. M. G!
The smell is terrible, can't use it because of how strong it is.
Never again.26/03/2019, By ShaneGreat product , awesome smell , used in an oil burner.15/03/2019, By RobynThis is my first time using the Soil brand for frankincense. Great quality, will buy again.19/02/2019, By RoxanneI use this incredible oil in the bath and also in my nightly steam to help with my sinus and allergy issues. It works very well with lavender and not only soothes my sinuses but also helps me sleep better, too.24/01/2019, By LoretteWonderful product!15/01/2019, By AmberI am so disappointed with this oil as it is nothing like the frankincense that I know. I have been using essential oils for the past 30 years and love frankincense. Hopefully this version will grow on me!08/12/2018, By RuthSoil EO's are usually my first choice when it comes to EO's. They are affordable, locally sourced where possible and excellent quality. Soil Frankincense is no exception, and is such an important multi use oil and one I don't ever want to be without03/12/2018, By AshlynVery high quality essential oil. Love it! Beautiful scent.18/11/2018, By AbigailGreat quality from Soil. Warm exotic ‘spicy’ kind of smell. Great for calming and balancing emotions. Have heard many people have amazing skin results. Potent.16/10/2018, By IlzeGreat oil use in bath or pendant diffuser And is very rejuvenating12/10/2018, By AnnExcellent product for skin17/09/2018, By BRASCOIts amazing. You can see and feel the effect almost immediately! I love it!!27/08/2018, By KateI use this in my Headache Relief roll on, works GREAT! Love the smell too!17/08/2018, By JeannieSo happy to have this treasure in my collection. Beautiful for your skin and soul :)10/07/2018, By MalissaSoil's essential oils are always a winner.10/07/2018, By MalissaSoil's essential oils are always a winner.08/06/2018, By CarmenExcellent oil, has made a significant difference to the quality of my skin30/05/2018, By KarenThis oil is fabulous and worth the expense for the health benefits it provides23/05/2018, By SammyThis oil has been a lifesaver for my skin and hair19/05/2018, By LeoniMy hyperpigmentation is slowly but surely fading away after adding this oil to my diy face cream19/05/2018, By LeaSmoothed out my skin and always leaves it supple and radiant19/05/2018, By LioraFaded pre-mature wrinkles on less than a month19/05/2018, By AnaLove the scent. Very potent oil06/05/2018, By REDThis essential oil has a beautiful aroma . Really love it !06/05/2018, By KayQuite like this essential oil. I usually use it in my body butter and it smells really nice.05/05/2018, By REDThis is one on my favorite essential oils . It’s a Great oil with such a beautiful smell and so many benefits.28/04/2018, By LebogangSmells like history in the bottle.07/04/2018, By ClaireLove Frankinsense oil, I use it for my face, in a burner or just in the palms of my hands to inhale when I’m feeling overwhelmed.02/04/2018, By Tracey-LeeExcellent - am using it for cancer - orally. Great product to put into massage oil too22/03/2018, By TebogoI love it. It's great for skin, hair, medicine, etc.14/03/2018, By ZukiswaUse it for meditation12/03/2018, By JackieExcellent product, so many benefits, smells nice in the diffuser.08/03/2018, By Delano"Boomgom" now who would have thought to figure this out. Lovely smell. Fresh and clean. Very earthy.23/02/2018, By AretthaExcellent oil, use it for cancer treatment19/02/2018, By VonnieMassage 5 drops on face daily for fine wrinkles, It helps tone and lift skin, reduces appearance of scars and acne, and heals wounds15/02/2018, By mbaliI want to use it for my skin and seedeeply nourishing and a fantastic addition to beeswax, shea butter & coconut oil for a whole body balm10/02/2018, By Kayla-ChristinaLoverly rich smelling essential oil, deeply nourishing and a fantastic addition to beeswax, shea butter & coconut oil for a whole body skin boosting moisturising balm.15/01/2018, By CharissaI find that using essential oils for me and my family has really improved our overall health. I am really excited to use natural rather than chemical products.08/12/2017, By SaraGreat for sensitive skin01/12/2017, By CHRISTINEThis frankincense is very concentrated and an excellent addition to my face cream recipes. Very good for wrinkles as it has anti-aging properties. We also use it to treat skin cancer spots with brilliant results.23/09/2017, By Rhettonly started to use it so can not say much...but should help a lot))21/09/2017, By ClaireI have just starting using this for breakouts and under my eyes. I use it without a carrier oil. Once applied under my eyes I then use Jojoba oil over my face.
I sometimes inhale it for a pick me upper and feel instantly uplifted!
Love the smell of frankincense... there's something very special about this oil!!!18/08/2017, By BecksI really love this oil. The smell on your skin settles to a beautiful, spicy citrus scent. It reminded me a little bit of the Incense smell of a church, but it was subtle and very relaxing.11/08/2017, By EsteThis is my first experience with essential oils. I have been suffering from bad hormonal breakouts and have been applying the oil for about 2 weeks now. I do see an improvement with regards to the breakouts. It does not smell very nice and it dries out my skin a bit, but it helps:) Will buy again.01/08/2017, By MonikaOne of my favourite essential oils! love the smell and amazing health benefits... Fragrance itself soothing clean and uplifting.30/06/2017, By KerryAbsolutely love Frankinsense, it is the favourite of my all!29/06/2017, By ShanonI must say it is a very weird sent that I'm not used to and only use this in the morning to try and lighten acne scars I have and prevent breakouts. Honestly, this has really work for me and I have been using this for 3 weeks and seeing amazing results. If you want to lighten acne scars and prevent breakouts I really recommend using frankincense oil in the morning as this will also not be as harsh as lemon essential oil.09/06/2017, By LarisaThe King of essential oils! So many great uses; smells great and lasts a long time. I love this brand too! Their oils are top-notch.29/05/2017, By DesI have utilised this in my homemade cleansing facial oil, as well as my homemade face serum.21/04/2017, By LieslFrankincense is an healing oil for acne. It is anti-bacterial, anti-inflammatory, anti-scarring and astringent. It helps to detox the skin and heal old scars. The best way to apply is to mix up your own skin healing facial oil. In a 30ml amber glass dropper bottle, add 4 drops of Frankincense essential oi, 3 drops of Lavender essential oil and 2 drops of Tea Tree oil. Top up with Grapeseed oil, shake vigorously and store in a cool dark place. Apply just 2 or 3 drops in the palms of your hands, rub your palms together to warm, and press the serum on your whole face and neck every night before bed.04/04/2016, By JanineIve added 20 drops of frankincense and 20 drops of lavender oil to my 100ml tamanu oil for the oil cleansing method and Im happy with the scent and how relaxed I feel when breathing it in from my facecloth. Dont know of any other benefits as yet but it is early days.20/03/2016, By IsabelGreat product - used with Grapeseed or coconut oil as massage. Uplifting and said to be helpful in cancer treatment02/03/2016, By CandiceRecommended for many ailments this is an essential oil to have in the home. Really helps with mental peace, relaxation and satisfaction. The perfect way to end of a week, burning a few drops and enjoying the sedative effect.27/02/2016, By BenWe are very satisfied with the Soil Frankincense oil and prefer it. Used with Coconut Oil (one drop to a teaspoon of Coconut Oil) - it helps the immune system against cancer.03/09/2015, By PetrhaI use this oil for steaming and inhalation. Clears the airway and lungs. Good to use when you have allergies. I also purchased the incense, wonderful smell and creates a calming atmosphere.12/03/2015, By ChrisI read somewhere that it reduces swelling on ganglion cysts and i tried this and in less than a day it was gone on my hand :). Definately should try this29/01/2015, By BeulahThis is a must have for your collection. Lovely smell too.
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