The Swiss stone pine

"Queen of the Alps"

The Swiss stone pine is rightly known by this nickname, because for thousands of years people have valued it for its outstanding properties.
The main occurrence of Swiss stone pine is in the Alpine region and it only grows from an altitude of 1,500 metres upwards. 
Due to its excellent adaptation to extreme conditions, the Swiss stone pine reach a stately age of up to 1,000 years. The wood is known for its ethereal healing properties.
It is scientifically proven, that Swiss stone pine wood has a positive effect on our autonomous nervous system. It strengthens the cardiovascular system and ensures well-being, deep relaxation and restful sleep. 
Body regeneration belongs to the everyday health consciousness of mankind.
The Swiss stone pine has always been valued for its distinctive healing properties.

  • Relaxation and well-being through essential oils
  • Helps to get a restful deep sleep
  • Has a circulation increasing effect 
  • Has an antibacterial and disinfecting effect (also for fruit peel)
  • Helps against influenza and bronchitis
  • Enhances detoxification through bronchial tubes
  • Strengthens and activates body, mind and soul
  • On a spiritual level, Swiss stone pine gives strength and support
  • Acts as a natural insect repellent
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Premium Swiss stone pine oil

The essential Swiss stone pine oil neutralizes odours and is ideal for cleaning the air in rooms. But it is also used to strengthen and activate body, mind and soul. It awakens the spirits and invigorates.
After an illness or in case of strong mental and physical stress, Swiss stone pine oil can be used to regain strength.
Stone pine oil has a healing effect on our respiratory tract.
Several studies have shown that the heartbeat slows down when the oil is diffused into the room. Sleep disturbances and sensitivity to the weather are said to occur less frequently. Against colds (cough, catarrh, sore throat, bronchitis) it can be used for inhalation. It can also be used for sauna infusions and massages.

  • Against rheumatic diseases (sciatica, circulatory disorders, joint pain, muscle ache, muscle tension, nerve pain...) for rubbing in and for baths.
  • It has an antiseptic, invigorating, strengthening effect in case of listlessness
  • It cleans the air in the room (let some drops evaporate in the glass)

The Swiss stone pine premium oil is highly concentrated and should only be used in small quantities. Only dew-fresh young branches and needles of the Swiss stone pine from the wild growth of the Barbianer Alm are used and distilled. 
For application on the skin it is advisable to use only 1 to 2 drops. Attention in case of sensitive skin.
Keep away from children. In case of oral ingestion or contact with eyes, rinse immediately with water and consult a doctor. To preserve the long-lasting fragrance and effect of the oil, it is advisable to store it in a cool place.

Possible uses
Scent lamp: as a room scent, Swiss stone pine oil clears and cleans the air of smoke and other odours, disinfects and protects against colds.
Massage oil: it increases blood circulation, helps with muscle and joint pain.
Inhalation: especially against colds the mountain pine develops its healing properties.
Sauna infusion: Swiss stone pine oil has a strengthening effect. It is used for anxiety, despondency, lack of energy and depression.
Insect repellent: It also has an insect repellent effect and can be used against moths and ant infestation.

Swiss stone pine shavings (Chips)
Directly for you - from the South Tyrol
Product information

Our Swiss stone pine chips are exclusively air-dried Swiss stone pine wood from South Tyrol. The shavings are hand-turned goods, which are dusted and filled by hand by us. They serve as filling material for your personal pillow and can also be used as a fragrance dispenser or decoration.

The scent of the shavings is present for at least 12 months.

Occasionally you can air or slightly moisten the shavings in humid weather conditions so that the scent intensity is maintained and reactivated for a longer period of time.


  • Freshly filled Swiss stone pine chips
  • Air-dried wood
  • Dedusted and very resinous
  • 100 % hand turned fresh South Tyrolean stone pine shavings from Kurt Art
  • 12 months of fragrance freshness