Frankincense oil is extracted from the resin of the Boswellia Tree that is native to the southern Arabian peninsula, northeast Africa, and some parts of India. It is one of the oldest essential oils in history and has been used for centuries to relieve various health problems.
Records indicate that the use of frankincense dates back as far as 5,000 years ago! It was used by the Babylonians, Egyptians, in Biblical times, and even by first century Arabians. Today, it is still