An ancient incense with an evocative, penetrating aroma. Originally the gum resin was used, known as labdanum. 
Cistus oil is best known amongst French practitioners as an anti-viral useful in various childhood viral infections and some auto-immune conditions. 
Excellent for use in regenerative skin care preparations. 

Botanical Name - Cistus landaniferus
Plant Part - Leaves and twigs
Origin - Spain
Growing Method - Wild