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Copaiba Oil , usage, benefits and contraindications

copaiba oil

copaiba oil


Origin: The copaifera officinalis is a tree of Amazonian origin, belonging to the family of the fabaceae, this tree can measure up to 100 feet tall and produces yellow flowers and reddish fruits, and for its various medicinal properties has been used throughout the years. years, as a natural remedy to combat ailments such as rhinitis, bronchitis, cough and flu.Among the innumerable natural medicinal products that the native populations of the Amazon have always used, the copaiba oil is, according to Spanish and Portuguese chroniclers of the beginning of the colony, the most important of them.The name “Copaiba” comes from the Guaraní (Cupa’y) and means “the tree that heals” (its scientific name is: Copaifera paupera).

Traditional use: Cellular revitalizer, healing, antiseptic and anti-inflammatory, this oil (oleo-resin of the copaiba tree) is used to cure, prevent or alleviate multiple diseases and diseases. It is used in both external applications and internal use. Copaiba is used to heal animal wounds and prevent the entry of worms into their organisms.


Antimicrobial and antifungal effect: In addition to helping the immune system against microorganisms, Copaiba resins have proven to have antibiotic actions against bacteria and fungi.A study conducted at the Federal University of Juiz de Fora in Brazil showed that Copaiba resin has antifungal activity against pathogenic fungi of the skin in humans and animals. These results support clinical observations on the efficacy of Copaiba resin to treat fungal infections of the skin, nails and dandruff.

Healing par excellence: It rapidly heats external and internal wounds, anti-wrinkle effect, and helps in the healing of stomach ulcers.

Moisturizing and lightening effect for the skin: This oil has moisturizing properties for skin and an anti-wrinkle and rejuvenating effect, highly recommended for dry skin.It shows an excellent inhibitory effect of melanogenesis, ability to promote the synthesis of collagen and activity inhibiting collagenase activity, skin bleaching effect.

Against varicose veins and hemorrhoids: When applied in a circular way and massaging the affected skin can provide relief for varicose veins for their healing and regenerating properties of the skin. It is also used in seat baths (dissolved in water) to combat hemorrhoids.

Soothing effect: Due to the action of beta-caryophyllene, copaiba oil has soothing properties of the nervous system.

Used as an agent to prevent and improve gray hair: When applied to the scalp it can activate the melanocyte of hair roots, stimulates the production of melanin to prevent and improve gray hair, by adding an extract of the copaifera genus that includes Copaifera cearensis, Copaifera confertiflora, Copaifera coriacea and opaifera ellipitca.

Contraindications:It can generate, due to its oily nature, the copal sap can accelerate the intestinal movements, causing upset stomach and diarrhea. Consumption is not recommended for children, women in gestation and who are breastfeeding.



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  1. koko says:

    Copaiba oil is indeed a great oil with Antimicrobial and antifungal effects. really help the immune system against microorganisms. Good that it has antibiotic actions against bacteria and fungi.

  2. Janelli S says:

    Hello, i was wondering, is this safe for someone going though dialysis, my mother has been ranting that the treatment is making her skin dark. i think she would like this. Thanks!

  3. Janine Bocateja says:

    I’m glad that amazon has this organic side for their consumers who love organic. I would love to try thei copaiba oil in the future especially when I’ll have varicose veins when I get old.

  4. Meldred Judith says:

    These are very healthy products. I hope that we can have these in times like this.

  5. Wilson Jake says:

    You cought my fancy, used to prevent gray hair. I need it, my hair gray already while I am still very young. Embarrassing to me

  6. Prince says:

    Some oils are also edible, ot this? Will really love to know and where can I get it?

  7. Rachel says:

    If Copaiba tree grows artificially I would gladly plant it at home. It has so many benefits for your body.

  8. Oyeyipo Oladele says:

    If only people can go by this post, the world will be joyous. Thanks for this healthy and lifeguarding article.

  9. Kara Mia says:

    I love oils that moisturize my skin. This is really an amazing product. I want to try this.

  10. Alex says:

    This was a nice opener for me who does not know or use oil that much. With that said it seems its benefits are geared towards women. However, I am sure that its just a coincidence. Oils as far as i know can be used by both sexes. I love the gray hair prevention though.

  11. David Mureithi says:

    There is this smoothing effect in this product. My skin at times looks dry and I had a try to many products, but from this, this is great.

  12. Pope says:

    Good to know that it has Healing properties. It rapidly heats external and internal wounds, anti-wrinkle effect, and helps in the healing of stomach ulcers. It is highly needed by all.

  13. Glad says:

    It good to know that this copaiba-oil can serve as a a healing, revitalising and anti inflammatory oil. I need to get this because I have some varicose veins on my leg I need to take care of.

  14. Danielle M says:

    The benefical effect from Copaibe oil on varicose veinssounds really good, my grandma has suffered cause of them the last years. Now she can have a bnatural solution by rubing this oil on the affected areas.

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