Juniper oil can be extracted from the berries, as well as the needles and wood. It has a fresh, clear but slightly woody aroma, and is a pale oil with a watery viscosity.
Juniper essential oil is beneficial for any type of skin condition including chapped and sagging skin. It will help to prevent wrinkles, speed the healing of wounds and fade scars. It is a diuretic and will increase the circulation through the kidneys plus help them detoxify.
Therapeutic properties - The therapeutic properties of juniper oil are antiseptic, anti-rheumatic, antispasmodic, astringent, carminative, depurative, diuretic, rubefacient, stimulating, stomachic, sudorific, vulnerary and tonic.