Frankincense; The King of Essential Oils.

Frankincense is often associated with churches, meditation and for many people, the birth of baby Jesus and the gifts from the Magi.

With several variations of the story of the Magi’s visit to baby Jesus, one thing that seems certain is, they travelled a long distance from the east to welcome their new king, and present him with the precious gifts of gold, frankincense and Myrrh. It is interesting to note that these same items were typically offered as gifts to honour a king or divine being, and baby Jesus was indeed honoured as royalty.

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