It can support the digestive system in relieving indigestion or stimulating the appetite. It can be diffused or applied over the abdominal area.
Juniper oil is distilled from the juniper berries that have a cleansing effect on the skin, and joints. Well-known for its detoxifying abilities, it can relieve muscle fatigue and promote muscle health thus making it a popular oil for massage therapists. When diffused it can calm the nerves and relax minds and bodies.
An abortifacient (stimulates the uterus muscles) so it should never be used during pregnancy. It may irritate the kidneys and should not be used on those with kidney disease or on those who have suffered with nephritis.