Myrcene is a terpene that occurs often in highly fragrant plants and herbs, including hops, lemongrass, chamomile, and mangos. Its aroma is sweet, musky, ripe fruit and pungent.
An excellent sedative to ease the nerves, known to soothe the mind and relax the muscles allowing for a better night’s sleep.
It improves the blood circulation within the body, reducing inflammation and pain. Can be useful with pleurisy for reducing pain, spasm/coughing in inflamed lungs.
Myrcene can numb pain and keep the sensation away for long periods of time which can be very useful for treating chronic pain conditions.
Myrcene (or β-myrcene) is a terpene that occurs often in highly fragrant plants and herbs such as mangoes, hops, bay laurel leaves, thyme, lemongrass, basil and cannabis. This terpene has a prominent impact on the immune system and can act as an antibiotic for the human body. Due to its calming profile and ability to offer a soothing sensation to the body’s nervous system, this terpene provides a wide array of pain relief benefits and is a useful muscle relaxant. Our Myrcene Terpene can be diffused or added to cremes and/or oils for topical application.
ACTIONS: Anti-inflammatory, Analgesic, Sedative, Antibiotic, Antispasmodic and natural Sleep Aid. Empowers the immune system and has some Antimutagenic effects against cancer i.e. it has been observed to reduce tumour size on occasions.
Terpenes are aromatic organic compounds naturally found in many plants, they are produced by plant resin glands and are responsible for the taste and aroma of many plants and tree families including spices, pines, citrus, and cannabis. Terpenes are very important components in any essential oil, though generations of holistic and traditional medicinal practitioners have sworn by these ingredients, it is only now that modern medicine and science are sitting up and taking notice of them.
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