mastic tree

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mastic tree

Chinese medicine
A deciduous tree, the resinous wood of which is analgesic, astringent, stimulates muscle growth and enhances circulation; it is used to treat abdominal and chest pain, abscesses, menstrual disorders, seizures and sexual dysfunction.
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The Biofreeze topical gel contained 4% active menthol and the following ingredients: Aloe barbadensis leaf extract, Arnica Montana flower extract, Arctium lappa root extract, Boswellia carterii resin extract, Calendula officinalis extract, carbomer, Camellia sinensis leaf extract, camphor, glycerin, Ilex paraguariensis leaf extract, isopropyl alcohol, isopropyl myristate, Melissa officinalis leaf extract, silicon dioxide, tocopheryl acetate, triethanolamine, Blue 1, and Yellow 5.
The white frankincense is dried resin from a tree with the Latin name of 'Boswellia Carterii'.
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