Luban: Frankincense Tree
Notes of this Luban
Top Notes (The first notes you will smell)
Middle Notes (Establish the "The characteristic notes" of the Oud)
Oriental Amber, Jasmine
Base Notes (These notes Evaporate slowly, making smell last long)
Omani Frankincense (known locally as Luban) is legendary and is widely believed to be the highest quality Frankincense in the world.
Not only does it smell sacred and luxurious, but Frankincense is a natural remedy used to treat various ailments.
There are many health and beauty properties of Frankincense and this magical resin can be used to enrich your life.
Reduces anxiety and depression
Frankincense is often used as a remedy for anxiety, stress, and depression as it is supposed to lift the mood and naturally enhance mental well-being.
Its neuro-active components are believed to increase the oxygen supply to the pineal and pituitary glands in the brain, rebalancing your hormones and reducing feelings of stress and anxiety.
Research indicates that the Boswellic Acid in Frankincense can prevent leukotrienes' discharge, compounds that can cause inflammation in the body. Frankincense has been used to handle the symptoms of arthritis, reducing pain and improving mobility over time. Its anti-inflammatory properties are also believed to support gut health, leading Frankincense to be accepted as a natural treatment for Crohn's Disease. Frankincense has been used for centuries in traditional medicine as a natural remedy for asthma and bronchitis. Modern research verifies its utility for such conditions, showing that compounds in Frankincense prevent the production of leukotrienes, which cause the bronchioles to constrict.
Incense burning is a part of the Arab traditional that is still practiced even today.
It is often done by putting oudh/bakhoor/incense on the top of the ignited charcoal or an incense burner.
This process releases valuable fragrances through the air, and spreads scents that makes any room relaxing and comforting