Jul 30, 2014
Lavender is one of the most versatile of essential oils.
- Great for minor burns, skin irritation, calming, relaxing and balancing.
- Essential oil of lavender may be useful for treating anxiety, insomnia, depression, and restlessness.
-Lavender oil has both antiseptic and anti-inflammatory properties.
Frankincense is a very ancient essential oil and is considered a holy anointing oil. It has been used in religious ceremonies for thousands of years. In Mathew 2:11…presented unto him gifts; gold, and frankincense, and myrrh. It was well known during the time of Christ for its anointing and healing powers.
Helichrysum italicum is ranked one of the most ancient and valuable of essential oils in the world, because of it’s profound and wide ranging healing properties. It is best known for it’s effect on bruises, wounds and other injuries.
Rose damascena has a lovely, intoxicating fragrance. It is known for bringing balance and harmony. One of the nicest oils for women, establishing harmony throughout the body.
Ylang Ylang has a sweet, intoxicating scent. It is known for bringing about balance and calm, as well as a sense of relaxation to the nervous system. Some people feel that the scent of Ylang Ylang actually lowers their blood pressure.
Clary Sage contains a natural estriol, a phytoestrogen. It is a relaxing and sweet scent, used for toning and has a calming effect, especially for women.
Sandalwood has a warm, rich, woody and light scent. It seems to have an effect on calming emotions and also helps to support nerves and circulation. It has been used for skin revitalization and is very useful for nervous exhaustion and high stress.
Grapefruit has a very refreshing and uplifting aroma. It is said that if a woman wears a scent with grapefruit oil, it instantly makes people think she is 10 years younger! Grapefruit also has fat-dissolving characteristics and helps with eliminating water retention.