Juniper Berries

juniper-berries-relieve-hand-painJuniper berry essential oil contains many compounds which can help to reduce pain, especially pain associated with arthritis. As with lavender oil, it also helps to soothe and calm the mind. You can add a few drops of juniper berry essential oil to a tablespoon of emu, coconut, or jojoba oil and then massage into your hand. This can help to relax your muscles, ligaments, and also ease joint pain.