Frankincense oil has been found to be helpful in treating rheumatoid arthritis, Crohn’s disease and even different types of cancer.
Frankincense For Cancer, how is it helpful?
It helps kill the cancer cells associated with ovarian cancer, as well as brain, breast, pancreatic and prostate cancers. How it works is by regulating cells which promote healing of cells and fights off the effects of cell mutation leading to cancer on otherwise healthy cells.
According to a study by the University of Leicester in the UK, it found that AKBA (acetyl-11-keto-beta-boswellic acid), a chemical compound in the resin that actually targets and kills cancer cells without harming healthy cells. AKBA potently suppress human cancers including brain, breast, lung, colon, pancreatic, prostate and stomach. Frankincense is taken by many people with no known side effects.
Other Health Benefits Of Frankincense Oil
The health benefits of frankincense oil are mostly attributed to its anti-inflammatory, astringent, antiseptic, disinfectant, digestive, diuretic, and expectorant properties.
Frankincense Oil is also very sedative, because it induces a feeling of mental peace, relaxation, satisfaction and spirituality. It calms you naturally and can lower anxiety, anger and stress.
The resin from the trunk of Boswellia trees contains anti-inflammatory substances, it lowers symptoms of joint pain or muscle pain related to conditions like arthritis, digestive disorders, and asthma. Due to powerful anti-inflammatory properties, people frankincense oil for chronic inflammatory conditions such as Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis and osteoarthritis.
Relieve arthritis pain and swelling
Mix with a carrier and rub into aching joints at night before bed and throughout the day.
Diffuse frankincense at bedtime to help you slow down your breathing and relieve nervous tension and anxiety. You will sleep like a baby.
Strong immune system
The antiseptic properties of Frankincense make it ideal for supporting a strong immune system. Massage a few drops into the balls of your feet every day. In addition, try diffusing it throughout your home and especially in the bedroom at night. This is especially good during cold and flu season.