Here is what I found on Hopewell Oils
Not suitable. Tisserand/Young notes that Myrrh is contraindicated for use during pregnancy because it may be fetotoxic. Myrrh is not on the National Association for Holistic Aromatherapy list to avoid (2014).
(See Essential Oil Usage
for more information and a Dilution Chart
Dilute with a carrier oil
, unscented lotion
or unscented cream
and apply on area of concern or as desired. Consider using a roll-on applicator
for ease of application of prediluted oil.
Since Myrrh does not have a limiting dilution parameter, we suggest that adults follow the General Guidelines found on the Dilution Chart
, which is:
2-3% for daily application
Up to 25% for short-term use
Battaglia, Salvatore, The Complete Guide to Aromatherapy
, 2002, pages 233-234.
Purchon, Nerys; Cantele, Lora, Complete Aromatherapy and Essential Oils Handbook for Everyday Wellness
, page 24.
Schnaubelt, Kurt, The Healing Intelligence of Essential Oils
, 2111, page 131-135.
Sheppard-Hanger, Sylla, The Aromatherapy Practitioner Reference Manual
, Tampa, FL: Atlantic Institute of Aromatherapy, 1994.
Tisserand, Robert; Young, Rodney, Essential Oil Safety: A Guide for Health Care Professionals
, Elsevier Health Sciences UK 2nd Edition 2014, pages 152-153, 357.