Wild Scotch pine has a long history of use for its healing, purifying and antimicrobial properties. This essential oil is commonly used for its decongestant, revitalizing and antiseptic, antiviral properties. Scotch pine is very helpful for respiratory health and has been used to improve the lives of people suffering from asthma, bronchitis, cough, sinus infections, sore throats and allergies. It is good for muscular aches, arthritis, and joint pain when applied topically to the affected areas. It increases blood circulation to lessen stagnation and pains in the areas to which its applied. Pine can lessen mental fatigue and depression and help to relieve lymphatic congestion.