Frankincense is excellent for anxiety, bronchitis, catarrh, coughs, depression, expectorant, laryngitis, lethargy, meditational aid, nervous tension, post traumatic shock, skin care, ulcers and wounds. Frankincense is used for fears and phobias of any kind. It gently raises fears to the surface and allows people to feel safe enough to face them and let go of them so they do not rule their life.
Contra-indications:It can produce adverse effects on people using tranquilisers or those receiving psychiatric care. The oil is produced by distillation of the resin from deep cuts in the trunk.