The source of this resin is the thorny shrubs of Commiphora Myrrha that grows wildly and naturally in Somalia. When cut it oozes as a pale yellow/white viscous liquid from natural cracks in the bark or from fissures. The exudation hardens into a reddish-yellow mass when air dried, often containing whit patches. We produce it in three grades according to the environment it grows. The resin gum extracted from Commiphora Myrrha tree is a superior resin also known as Myrrh. Myrrh has played a key role in the religious ceremonies of the ancient societies and in many places, this continues to date.
Aromatic gum resins contain volatile oils used extensively in applications such as incense and aromatherapy. Valued in ancient times for its medicinal properties, resins are still recognized for its potential even today.
Resins are obtained from trees of the Boswellia and Commiphora families. Used from as early as 1500 BC, the dried resin of the frankincense tree has several applications. A permeating scent with positive aura, burning the crystalized pieces has peaceful, meditative and stress-relieving properties.
Resin tapping for harvesting is done a few times a year, through a refined and dedicated process. Renowned for its historic legacy, resins have been historically used for treatment of several ailments, such as throat infections, asthma management, tumour growth, ulcers and relief from fever symptoms.
Nagaad Gums produce high quality Myrrh Resin in three grades according to the environment it is grown.
Traditionally Myrrh has been used extensively as antiseptic, anti-parasitic, and it has also been reported to treat headache, throat ailments, paralysis, and indigestion. Myrrh is widely used in religious ceremonies.
Commercially Myrrh has become a very important product for essential oils and in this it is highly valued. Myrrh is also used as a component of fragrances and as an astringent in mouthwashes and gargles. It is used as a fragrance in cosmetics and as a flavouring agent in foods.
Use: Antiseptic, anti-parasitic, analgesic, treatment for headaches, throat ailments, paralysis, and indigestion. Widely used in the cosmetics industries.
Wildly crafted, no preservatives, 100% organic, obtained naturally from the stem of the Commiphora myrrha tree.
100% pure product from Nagaad Resins and Gums.
Wildly crafted, no preservatives, 100% organic ingredients, obtained by tapping the stem of the Commiphora tree species release the gum.
25 kg, 50 kg