Historical Uses: The oleoresin has traditionally been used for inflammation (internal and external), skin disorders, respiratory problems including bronchitis and sinusitis, and urinary tract problems including cystitis and bladder and kidney infections. It has also been used for bleeding, gonorrhea, hemorrhages, herpes, incontinence, insect bites, pain, pleurisy, sore throats, stomach ulcers, syphilis, tetanus, tonsillitis, tuberculosis, and tumors. All of these traditional uses have been verified by modern research.
Other Possible Uses: Copaiba may also help with colds, constipation, diarrhea, dyspepsia, edema, flatulence, flu, bacterial infections (internal and external), hemorroids, muscular aches and pains, nervous exhaustion, piles, poor circulation, stiffness, and wounds.
Body System(s) Affected: Cardiovascular, Respiratory, and Nervous Systems, Muscles and Bones, Emotional Balance, and Skin.
Aromatic Influence: Copaiba helps to elevate the mood and lift depression. It also helps to combat nervous tension, stress problems, and anxiety. Copaiba is believed to amplify the effects of any other essential oil.
Usage Instructions Application: Apply to Vita Flex Points and directly on area of concern.
Safety Data: Repeated use can possibly result in contact sensitization.
Odor: Type: Base Note (5–20% of the blend); Scent: Soft, sweet, balsamic; Intensity: 3.