Galbanum 100% Pure Essential Oil, 1/2 fl oz (15 mL) Dropper Bottle
Native to the Middle East, galbanum is a tall perennial plant with a hollow stem. The source of its essential oil is its gum resin, which comes from cuts made into the herb's base and roots. Bearing a considerably complex fragrance, galbanum has musky and balsamic aspects to its aroma and has been utilized for ages in traditional practices. Largely revered for its unique scent, galbanum is present in a number of high-end perfumes.
Plant Part Used
Medium. Woody and fruity.
Galbanum Essential Oil Benefits
Revitalizing and balancing. Used in incense across religions to raise spiritual energy.
Blends Well With
Balsam, Basil, Clary Sage, Cypress, Fir, Frankincense, Jasmine, Geranium, Ginger, Lavender, Myrrh, Pine, Rose, Rosewood, Spruce, Ylang Ylang
History of Galbanum
Galbanum is acknowledged as one of the oldest wellness plants in the world. Counted as a key ingredient in sacred incense, the herb was particularly valued in ancient Egypt and Rome, where it was used in various applications, including soothing the skin. In modern times, this rare oil is most readily incorporated into perfumes, due to its full-bodied and alluring aroma, which slowly reveals captivating subtleties, including hints of apple and pine.
Using Galbanum Essential Oil
All essential oil blends are for aromatherapy use only and are not for ingesting!
Experience the scent of the ancients in this historically accurate blend… transport your spirit to the pyramids of Egypt!
Support your skin's glowing health, naturally...
Bath & Shower
Add 5-10 drops to hot bath water, or sprinkle into shower steam before getting in for an at-home spa experience.
8-10 drops of essential oil per 1 ounce of carrier oil. Apply a small amount directly to areas of concern, such as muscles, skin or joints. Work the oil gently into the skin until it is fully absorbed.
Inhale the aromatic vapors directly from the bottle, or place a few drops in a burner or diffuser to fill a room with its scent.
This oil can be used in your homemade DIY projects, such as in candles, soaps, and body care products!