Botanical name Juniperus communis/Organic/Albania Distilled from the berries. Stimulating and energizing, primarily a cleansing oil.It is sometimes recommended for gout as it is said to help remove uric acid from the body. Very rejuvenating in the bath; aids in reducing fluid retention and is often included in blends for cellulite. An antiseptic oil, an astringent, aids in detoxifying the body. Useful for respiratory infections as it is antimicrobial.Useful for rheumatism. Blends well with Citrus essences, Geranium, Lavender, Rosemary,Myrrh, Sandalwood. Caution: Avoid during pregnancy or with babies, Avoid with kidney disease and or bladder infections.