Sweet Birch Essential Oil for Pain Relief
Sweet Birch Essential Oil for Pain Relief: All-Natural BullRyder Body Balm™ Active Ingredient
Benefits: reduces swelling (edema), gives muscle pain relief, reduces inflammation and reduces pain from rheumatism
Botanical Name: Betula lenta
Method of Extraction: steam distilled
Parts Used: bark from black birch tree macerated in water
Country of Origin: USA
Cultivation Method: Wildcrafted
In addition to its awesome power as a pain relief remedy, the Sweet Birch Essential Oil used in our all-natural BullRyder Body Balm™ pain relief formula has myriad healing benefits due to its composition, primarily salicylic acid methyl salicylate. In addition, the aroma promotes a sense of well-being and, in this way, can be used as an anti-depressant. Birch oil stimulates other systems of the body as well. It acts on the circulatory system, promoting general circulation, which will relieve edema, arthritis, rheumatism, and general aches and pains.
Note: Sweet Birch Essential Oil is but one component in our amazing all-natural BullRyder Body Balm™. Each of the active ingredients in our unique blend has exceptional pain relieving qualities alone but, in combination, the pain relieving qualities of each works synergistically with the others to produce an extraordinary pain relief salve whose unique formula was developed by Dr. Joie Power. The ten active ingredients in our all-natural BullRyder Body Balm™ include Essential Oils of: Balsam Poplar, Sweet Birch, Cajuput, Eucalyptus Globulus, Silver Fir, Helichrysum, Lavender and Plai plus St. John’s Wort Oil and Capsaicin.
The detoxification effect is two-fold with birch oil because it is also an excellent anti-septic, ridding the body both internally and externally of any germs and unwanted bacteria.
Another benefit of birch oil is that it can be used to tone the skin because it is an astringent. If used regularly it can reduce the appearance of wrinkles and sagging skin. As an antiseptic birch oil will cleanse the skin at the same time. Birch oil is also beneficial to use for muscle pain. It is an analgesic, meaning it reduces pain, and an anti-spasmodic, so it will alleviate cramping.
The Sweet Birch Essential Oil used in our all-natural BullRyder Body Balm™ pain relief formula has a wide array of healing properties. Birch bark contains salicylic acid, the active ingredient found in aspirin, as well as methyl salicylate, betulene, and betulenol. Its primary therapeutic benefit is relieving inflammation and pain from its anti-inflammatory, anti-spasmodic, and analgesic properties. Applied topically, it can treat pain due to arthritis and minor injuries.
Sweet birch essential oils also have antiseptic properties, protecting the skin from bacteria and other harmful microbes. It is useful in skin care products helping to reduce wrinkles and sagging skin by tightening pores, while keeping the skin clean and pure. It has a detoxifying effect, helping to remove toxins from the blood, improving overall heath, and relieving problems with joint inflammation. Sweet birch oil also has an overall stimulating effect on the body, benefiting the nervous system, the digestive system, and even the endocrine system. In this way, it can help lift feelings of depression, improve digestion, and facilitate normal body functioning.
Sweet Birch Essential Oil exudes all its healing attributes direct from the bark of the black birch tree. The aroma of Sweet Birch is simultaneously medicinal and brightly sweet, making it pleasant to use in treatment of muscle and joint soreness. In minute amounts, Sweet Birch increases circulation, reduces inflammation, and provides an analgesic effect. Sweet Birch is an excellent topical treatment for Gout.
Sweet Birch Essential Oil Properties: Analgesic, anti-inflammatory, antipryetic, antirheumatic, antiseptic, astringent, depurative, diuretic, rubefacient, tonic.
Anti Depressant & Stimulant: Birch Oil is stimulant by nature. It stimulates nervous system, circulatory system, digestive system and the excretory system. It also stimulates the endocrinal glands resulting in more secretions of enzymes and hormones etc. This can play a beneficial role in diseases associated with improper secretion of hormones such as, diabetes, where the enhanced insulin production will help lower the blood sugar level.
Analgesic & Anti Spasmodic: It is helpful in reducing pains of joints, muscles, headache, toothache etc. It is also anti spasmodic and relieves cramps.
Anti Septic & Disinfectant: These are the two of the most important properties of Birch Oil. The components responsible for these properties are Salicylic Acid and Methyl Salicylate, two well known germicides and bactericides in the world of medicines. They protect the skin from bacterial and fungal infections.
Anti Rheumatic & Anti Arthritic: Since it stimulates circulatory system and improves circulation, thus it is very helpful in giving relief in diseases associated with improper circulation such as edema (swelling), rheumatism, arthritis etc. The detoxifier property of Birch Oil also aids in this, as it removes toxins from the body which are the root causes of these circulatory diseases.
Astringent & Tonic: For ages, Birch Oil has been in use as a skin toner. A regular external application (in low dosages) effectively reduces wrinkles and sagginess of the skin and the muscles. Its astringent property strengthens gums, hair and tightens muscles. Thus it makes you look younger and may help you get new girl friends even in your forties.
Detoxifier & Depurative: Helps remove toxins like uric acid from blood through increased urination and perspiration (being diuretic and stimulant in nature) and thus purifies blood (depurative is an agent that purifies).
Germicide & Insecticide: Birch Oil is an excellent germicide and insecticide, mainly due to presence of Salicylic Acid and Methyl Salicylate in it. These two components are excellent cures for eczema, ring worm and other skin diseases and infections. You might have seen medicinal preparations like lotions and creams for ring worm, eczema etc. containing these two components. So, Birch Oil is a natural source of these.
Febrifuge: It helps reduce body temperature during fever by promoting perspiration. This also helps removal of the toxins from the body through sweat during fever, further improving the condition of the patient.
Diuretic: It promotes urination. Betulenol and Betulene are the two components which are responsible for this property. Urination helps body in many ways. It helps losing weight, removal of toxins from the body, promotes digestion, cures infections in the urinary system, cleans the kidneys and lowers blood pressure too. Urination also helps prevent formation of the stones in the kidneys.