Arnica oil from arnica montana is extracted from the blossoms and is in the Sunflower family. It’s aroma is closer to a herbal or pine smell than a flower. Arnica is a powerful healer and has great benefits:
- eases muscle and rheumatic pain
- good for bruises
- calms inflammation
- reduces swelling
- helps heal wounds
Arnica is usually combined with Lavender or Helichrysum and must always be diluted with a carrier oil.