With its distinctive woody sweet fragrance when massaged onto the skin it can help to reduce and prevent numerous skin problems including eczema, psoriasis and general itchiness. A natural antiseptic and analgesic it is recommended for severe acne and boils often associated with the shoulders and back. It can help to reduce stress and when massaged onto varicose veins can reduce their appearance and discomfort. Particularly good for the soles of feet that suffer with dry and cracked skin. In addition, it can also be used on pet dogs who may be suffering with mange, but keep an extra bar handy for yourself!