Commipohra Myrrh Resin
Commiphora Myrrh Resin: Sweet, Woody, and Slightly Smoky or Earthy
Purposes: Cosmetic Therapy, Cosmetics, Herbal Medicine
Manufacturer: Nagaad Family – From Ethically Harvested to Finished Product
Method of Harvesting: Hand Picked from wild grown Commiphora Tree
Tree: Commiphora Myrrh Tree
Resin: 100% Natural Organic Super Commipohra Myrrh Resin
Traceability: Wild harvested through Nagaad Organic COC (Chain of Custody) Network
Properties: Relaxing, Calming, Meditative & More Antiseptic, anti-parasitic, analgesic, treatment for headaches, throat ailments, paralysis, and indigestion.
Certifications: ECOCERT, USDA ORGANIC (NOP), ISO, GMP, Organic Consumers Alliance, Aroma Therapy (IFA, IFPA) & Halal Certified
About this product
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.
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.
Benefits & uses
Traditional Healing: Commiphora Myrrh resin boasts a rich history in traditional medicine systems, trusted for generations for its potential health benefits.
Oral Health: Myrrh is your ally in maintaining a healthy smile. It can promote gum health, combat bad breath, and soothe mouth irritations.
Aromatic Bliss: Immerse yourself in the soothing world of aromatherapy with Myrrh essential oil. Its calming properties can help you relax and find balance.
Skin Rejuvenation: Discover the secret to radiant skin. Myrrh is often found in skincare products, where it can improve skin tone, reduce wrinkles, and address blemishes.
Healing Touch: Myrrh has been used to speed up wound healing and protect against infections when applied topically.
Respiratory Relief: When you’re under the weather, Myrrh can be your go-to. It may help ease coughs, congestion, and respiratory discomfort.
Anti-Inflammatory Support: Combat inflammation and pain naturally. Myrrh’s anti-inflammatory properties can provide relief, particularly for arthritis sufferers.
Spiritual Connection: Embrace the spiritual and religious significance of Myrrh resin, used in various cultural ceremonies, incense, and rituals.
A Fragrant World: Myrrh’s captivating aroma makes it a priced ingredient in perfumes, incense, and scented candles.
Stress Reduction: In the midst of a busy world, Myrrh can be your sanctuary. Use it in relaxation practices like meditation to find tranquility and reduce stress.
Medicinal Tinctures: Myrrh tinctures are a versatile remedy, addressing digestive issues and menstrual pain, among other concerns. Antiseptic, anti-parasitic, analgesic, treatment for headaches, throat ailments, paralysis, and indigestion. Widely used in the cosmetics industries
Commiphora myrrha, commonly known as myrrh, has been used for various applications throughout history, primarily for its aromatic and medicinal properties. Here are some application sectors for Commiphora myrrha:
Traditional Medicine: Myrrh has a long history of use in traditional medicine, particularly in Ayurveda and Traditional Chinese Medicine, for its anti-inflammatory, analgesic, and antimicrobial properties. It has been used to treat various ailments, including respiratory issues, digestive problems, and skin conditions.
Aromatherapy: Myrrh essential oil is used in aromatherapy for its calming and grounding effects. It is often used to promote relaxation, reduce stress, and enhance meditation practices.
Oral Health: Myrrh has been used in oral care products such as mouthwashes and toothpaste for its antibacterial properties. It can help maintain oral hygiene and address issues like gingivitis and bad breath.
Perfumery: Myrrh’s rich and earthy fragrance is used in perfumery to create exotic and woody scents. It is often used as a base note in perfumes and colognes.
Religious and Spiritual Practices: Myrrh resin has significant cultural and religious importance. It has been used as incense in various religious rituals and ceremonies for its symbolic and aromatic properties.
Skincare: Myrrh is sometimes added to skincare products such as creams and lotions due to its potential skin-soothing and anti-aging properties. It may help with skin issues like acne and wrinkles.
Wound Healing: Myrrh has been historically used to aid in wound healing and reduce inflammation. It can be applied topically to minor cuts and abrasions.
Traditional Medicines: In some cultures, myrrh is still used as a remedy for conditions like arthritis, indigestion, and respiratory problems.
Flavouring: Myrrh resin may be used as a flavouring agent in food and beverages, especially in traditional dishes in certain regions.
Natural Preservative: Myrrh has been explored for its potential as a natural preservative in the food industry due to its antimicrobial properties.
How to use
Commiphora myrrh resin is a versatile and aromatic natural substance with a rich history of use in various applications. Here’s how you can make the most of this precious resin:
- Burning Myrrh as Incense: Grind or break myrrh resin into small pieces. Place the resin on a charcoal disc or in an incense burner. Ignite the charcoal and allow it to smolder, releasing the captivating aroma of myrrh.
- Medicinal Uses: It may be used topically or orally in tinctures, powders, or capsules for its potential anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial properties.
- Spiritual and Ritual Practices: Include myrrh resin in spiritual ceremonies and rituals. Its use symbolizes purification and connection to ancient traditions.
- Crafts and Decor:Incorporate myrrh resin into DIY crafts or home decor projects. Its unique appearance and scent can enhance your creative endeavors.
- Store with Care: Keep myrrh resin in an airtight container away from direct sunlight and moisture to preserve its freshness.
Cosmetic Therapy, Cosmetics, Herbal Medicine