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Copaiba

Essential Oils
Method of Use: 
Aromatic, Topical, and Internal [Vitality]
Dilution Ratio: 
No dilution required
Body Systems Affected: 
Cardiovascular System, Respiratory System, Nervous System, Skin, Emotional Balance, Muscles and Bones

The gum resin tapped from the copaiba tree in Brazil is steam distilled to produce Copaiba (Copaifera officinalis) essential oil, which is known for its high levels of beta-caryophyllene and a sweet aroma. When taken internally, the naturally occurring constituents beta-caryophyllene and alpha-humulene, can promote wellness.

Dilution not required except for the most sensitive skin.

Copaiba is also a key ingredient in many great Young Living products such as the Breathe Again, Deep Relief, and Stress Away Roll-Ons, Progessence Plus Serum, and Copaiba Vanilla Moisturizing Shampoo. 

Benefits: 
  • Helps to elevate mood. 
  • Helps to combat nervosue tension.
  • Used to aid digestion.
  • Supports the body’s natural response to injury or irritation.
  • Helps the body regulate its natural immune response.
  • Acts as a magnifier. Layering on another essential oil magnifies the properties of that oil.
  • Relieves sore muscles.
  • Relives sore throat.
  • Supports skin’s natural healing response.
  • Fades stretch marks.
Uses: 
  • Add 5 drops of to 1 cup of Epsom salt to a warm bath to unwind at the end of the day.
  • Combine with V-6 Vegetable Oil Complex as part of a massage after exercise or apply it neat to desired areas where relief is needed.
  • Take 1 drop in a capsule to support digestion during occasional irregularity.
  • Add 1 drop to your Ningxia Red as an immunity boost.
  • Put 1 drop into a capsule with 1 drop Thieves and 1 drop Lemon for immunity support:
  • Put 1-2 drops into a capsule to support healthy kidney function.
  • Add 1-2 drops to a spoonful of honey to act as a throat soother.

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