Fruit

Juniper Berry Oil

Juniper is native to the northern hemisphere including Scandinavia, Canada, northern Europe and northern Asia. It is used extensively in cuisine as well. Juniper berry oil is nutrient-rich and excellent at treating acne, eczema. This potent essential oil also acts as a natural skin toner, especially for oily skin. Juniper is antiseptic, antioxidant and astringent.

Benefits of Juniper Berry Oil for Skin:

  • Antiseptic and cleansing. This natural skin cleanser is very antiseptic. It contains antibacterial properties which make it impossible for certain bacterial strains to thrive within your skin. Juniper berry oil is also mild enough to use on all skin types.
  • Antioxidant. Juniper berry oil is a vitamin-rich essential oil which offers numerous benefits to the skin. For instance, it contains vitamin C, an antioxidant, known to assist with blood vessel function as well as reducing the impact of volatile molecules in the body called free radicals which lead to cell damage and disease.
  • Anti-inflammatory. Juniper berry oil also contains anti-inflammatory properties that make it ideal for treating a wide range of skin conditions such as acne and eczema.
  • Promotes skin health. In general, an important benefit of juniper berry oil for skin is its ability to encourage skin health by repairing cells and protecting against inflammation in the skin. It does this, in part, by stimulating increased enzyme activity. Studies suggest that active enzymes in the skin reduce cellular damage, resulting in healthier-looking skin.