Cedar oil is referred to, and partly, this title is not very correct, because the tree from which it is derived, is called Siberian pine. But this plant has no relation to the sacred cedar. And the name comes from the days when the pioneer Yermak discovered Siberia. And very was similar to the descriptions of the Siberian pine with the sacred cedar, growing in Palestine and described in the old Testament. Both trees are similar in appearance, and the only difference is in the size of the nut that fits in the cone. This cedar it more, but not as tasty as the Siberian pine.
Much later, scientists discovered the differences, but the name stuck, to fix it did not want it and left. It is produced from kernels of pine nuts. It is expensive because of the high prices of raw materials, considerable production costs and the relatively small yield of the final product. The yield of cedar oil from one ton of kernel is not more than 400 litres. In the production of often used technique is cold-pressed, allowing you to save the maximum amount of vitamins and valuable substances in the oil.It combines at once all the healing properties of oils – olive, buckthorn, burdock, and others.
From the bark extracted essential oil. This is a completely different substance, but it is no less useful and as often used for healing and cosmetology. Buying cedar oil, be sure to carefully study a label – a method of receiving and date of manufacture.
A little about the composition and useful properties
Since the opening of cedar oil, people began to use it for treatment, especially not think of its healing and nutritional properties.
The vitamin e in cedar oil, as well as A, E, B, F, D are contained in large amounts. Worth mentioning learn more about vitamin E, of which there are many. Vitamin E protects cells from free radicals, not allowing them to ruin. Has a positive effect on the reproductive system, and other organs. Necessary for the treatment of coronary heart disease by reducing sexual activity, prevention of prostatitis, in adverse effects (radiation, chemical poisoning).
In addition, the composition can be detected a lot of valuable acids – linoleic, palmitic, stearic, linoleic, omega. It is a unique substance containing a lot of proteins – albumin, globulin, glutelin, prolamin.
In vegetable oils is rarely seen alpha-linolenic acid. She, along with linolenic acids, the human body is not produced, and must come together with food. We have already proved, for a person both acids is vital, they have a powerful anti-sclerotic effect, prevent the formation of sclerotic plaques, agglutination of platelets that lead to blood clots. This, in some cases, inevitably leads to stroke and heart attack.
Siberian healers healing power of cedar oil applied widely recommended for stomach ulcers, tuberculosis, frostbite, burns.
A set of trace elements is also impressive – it has everything you need to the human body from magnesium to silver. The combination of the most valuable components offers healing properties:
Good action on the nervous and cardiovascular systems.
Normalization of blood composition.
Preventing dangerous diseases such as heart attack, stroke by lowering cholesterol in the blood.
Increase the protective forces of the body.
Anti-edema effect, eliminate excess fluid from the body, enhancing lymphatic drainage.
Reception during lactation accelerates the production of milk and improves its quality.
Accelerates epithelialization in wounds, frostbite, burns.
Mitigates harmful effects of free radicals.
Normalizes the stomach, intestines and entire digestive tract in General.
Removes toxins, salts of heavy metals.
Has analgesic action.
Improves your vision.
Relaxes and soothes.
Can fight the fungus.
Regenerates and restores.
Has antibacterial, antiviral effect.
Neutralizes the effect of alcohol and Smoking on the body.
Promotes expectoration of sputum in bronchitis.
Reduces symptoms of hemorrhoids.
Does not break nails, hair. Well treats skin diseases, trophic ulcers.
Increases the potency with regular use.
Relieves varicose veins.
And this is not a complete list of what can cedar oil. The therapeutic properties and contraindications of this tool are quite comparable, as it is easily tolerated and absorbed by the body. Contraindications this intolerance to the components included in the composition. It can also be used to maintain the beauty – it is very useful for skin and hair.
How to use cedar oil?
There are two basic ways of use – internally or as an external tool. In the pharmacies you can find pine nut oil in capsules. The use of this tool also gives a nice effect if you drink it regularly and follow the instructions.
Inside oil is used in pure form, shortly before a meal 1-2 teaspoons. For stable effect, it is sufficient to do this twice a day. Before using the oil bottle be sure to shake well. No there is no age limit, so to enhance immunity, frequent colds, and other problems it can be given to children. Only the dosage. It is usually sufficient just half-teaspoon. Individual dosage you can tell the pediatrician on the basis of age and body weight of the child.
The course is recommended to continue at least a month, then take a short break. One course may not give the desired effect – it is achieved and stably maintained only with continuous use. Make it a habit twice a day to get a couple of spoonfuls of fragrant oil. Very soon you will notice the first results – normal pressure, will disappear digestive problems, improved cardiac function and metabolism. Health is getting better overall.
The cedar oil, properties and use of which is so vast, is a great external remedy for skin diseases. They are recommended to wipe the skin every day to eliminate the symptoms of seborrhea, skin peeling. A nice bonus is a noticeable smoothing of wrinkles, soft and velvety skin.
Cedar oil is useful for hair. With dandruff, slow growth, hair loss try to RUB it into the roots before washing the head, or to include a variety of homemade masks.
Many noted the beneficial effect of compresses with cedar oil for varicose veins. A piece of linen cloth be impregnated with oil, applied to a particularly troubled region and hold for half an hour. Regular execution of this procedure will disappear venous stagnation, normalizes peripheral circulation, improved lymph flow.
The taste of this natural food product is a very pleasant, well absorbed and can be used for dietary and baby food. To fry it can not only used as flavoring in salads and other cooked dishes, it gives the food a tangy flavor. Contraindication only one thing - intolerance and allergies to nuts. This problem is not necessary to use, especially if a natural product obtained by cold pressing.
You must know that using oil for power, it is rapidly oxidized in air. So, storage must be carried out in a tightly-closed container, the place is dark, and the temperature within 18 degrees. If the bottle is open, try it faster to use and store in the fridge.
Best quality pine oil is obtained by the method of cold pressing. This product does not Refine, it has a wide range of medicinal properties, only it retains the valuable active substances. It is Packed in small bottles of 100 to 150 ml, there is a cap of aluminium. This method is very expensive when compared with hot pressing, the oil turns a little, so the price is rather big.
Strive to purchase the product, manufactured according to GOST, it is more qualitative rather than technical specifications. The days of the Soviet past, when the quality of the products could be no doubt. Now, in order to obtain high profits, fake butter, add to volume of cheaper vegetable oil. Not to buy a fake, read the information on the label. It must be written information about the amount of gamma-linolenic acid in the composition. Not diluted cedar oil has 18% of this acid if less diluted.
Fresh product, obtained by cold pressing has a pleasant taste, has a yellowish or Golden color should not taste bitter. Bitter orange oil is necessary to return to the store.
Pine nut oil with SAP – application
The combination of cedar resin obtained from the resin, and pine oil is a real treasure of useful substances. Cedar oil with turpentine can be found in the pharmacy. It is used externally and internally. But carefully watch over the concentration of resin – if it is more than 5%, the tool is designed for outdoor application. Inside take the oil with a concentration of resin of 5% or less 5-10 drops. Usually recommended frequency of reception 1 to 3 times a day. This balm, called turpentine, great improves the immune system and in addition has amazing properties:
Helps with all diseases of the skin and soft tissues – boils, burns, eczema, streptoderma, trophic ulcers. In this case, the balm is applied on the affected areas undiluted, compresses or ointments.
Any diseases of the infectious nature of acute respiratory infections, tonsillitis, bronchitis, rhinitis, colds and allergies, pneumonia.
Eases symptoms of heart disease – regulates blood pressure, heart rate, struggling with arrhythmia, ischemia, angina, reduces the risk of heart attack.
Normalizes the work of intestines and stomach with cholecystitis, gastritis, pancreatitis, colitis.
Relieves pain and inflammation in disorders of musculoskeletal system – osteoarthritis, arthritis, rheumatism, sciatica, inflammation of the nerves.
Stimulating the circulation, softening the manifestations of vegetative dystonia, atherosclerosis, helping to accelerate rehabilitation after traumatic brain injury.
This balm is based on pine oil and turpentine must be in every home medicine Cabinet. Its use will help to improve your health and avoid the need of reception of the artificially created drugs.
Pine essential oil – application
This is another oil derived from the crushed bark of young shoots. It is extracted by distillation with steam. In pharmacies you can find in a small bottle. The tool has a yellow, sometimes amber or brown, and absolutely exudes intoxicating aroma – resinous, fresh, mixed with notes of raw wood.
We have already talked about the miracles that does a regular cedar oil. The therapeutic properties and contraindications of the ether, too, need to know – it will become your faithful assistant in the fight against various diseases. Its properties are not less extensive is anti-inflammatory, expectorant, immunomodulatory effect, astringent, regenerating, insecticidal, anti-allergic effect. Let's take a closer look at the range of its action:
Reduced susceptibility to viruses. In the case of colds, viral and infectious diseases, the oil has a tonic action that facilitates the release of respiratory tract from sputum.
Recommend it with a strong edema. The oil removes them through the elimination of excess fluid, accelerating the breakdown of fats, enhance the lymphatic drainage.
The combination of useful properties with a pleasant smell made it a common tool in aromatherapy. Baths with its addition strengthen the immune system, soothe and improve mood, restore conduction in myocardial tissue and overall and normalize heart function. The scent of cedar has a powerful psychological impact – eliminates irritation and nervous tension, helps me focus.
Essential oil is very quickly heals any damage to the skin, helps with skin diseases, so even dermatologists recommend it for acne, eczema, psoriasis and other similar diseases.
As the cedar oil, the air helps with diseases of the joints, stomach problems, inflammation and congestion in different organs. Its included in many home remedies beauty. For example, against hair loss, strengthen them, fight the first signs of aging.
Now you know all about pine nut oil – therapeutic properties and contraindications, methods of use. Be sure to take note of this tool – it will help you for many years to maintain health, to remain always cheerful and full of energy.