Birch categorized into ornamental and medicinal plants. This plant has already begun plant as medicinal plant as well as an ornamental plant since ancient times. Some of the benefits of birch essential oil are as follows:
Antiseptic and Disinfectant
Birch oil contains salicylic acid and methyl salicylate. Both acts as a natural antiseptic and disinfectant. Both types of these acids are also well known as a germicide and bactericides in world of health. These substances are beneficial to keep the skin of fungi and bacteria.
Anti-Arthritic and anti-rheumatic
As we know that birch essential oil are helpful for blood flow, so this oil is also has important role to cure all health problems that occur due to the interrupted blood flow such as rheumatoid arthritis, edema, and arthritis. Birch oil also has the task of detoxification, thus facilitating healing because the toxins have been removed.
Lowering heat in fever
Furthermore, the health benefits of birch essential oil is to lower the heat temperature during fever. This oil also works to remove toxins in the body through sweat while you have a fever. It is will speed up the healing for those who suffer from fever.
As a natural diuretic Birch essential oil helps boost urination. Betulenol and Betulene compounds are important components that regulate this issue. Increase urination is very useful for the body because it can reduce waste and toxins in the body. In addition, the benefits of frequent urination is help you lose weight, digestion, cure infections of the urinary system, lowers blood pressure and kidney cleansing. Not only that, but also urination is good for preventing kidney stones and arthritis.