Juniper Berry essential oil has a rich history of traditional uses and therapeutic benefits. It acts as a natural cleansing agent, both internally and externally and is known to supports healthy kidney and urinary function. It's woody, spicy, yet fresh aroma has a calming effect that helps relieve tension and stress. When diffused, Juniper Berry oil is used to cleanse and purify the air. The juniper berry oil is extracted from dried, crushed or slightly dried ripe fruit by steam distillation. The oil extracted from the berries, is more superior essential oil than that extracted from the twigs and needles. It has been used for centuries to treat infections, headaches, arthritis and contagious diseases.