Healing Essential oils stimulate the senses and when used on regularly daily basis can significantly increase awareness and appreciation of life.
Lavender Healing Essential Oil
The oil is steam distilled from the flowers and it is clear to yellow in color. The oil has an odor intensity of four, and a middle note perfumery. Lavender has sweet, soothing, floral and fruity aromatic properties. The oil’s characteristics include: non-sensitizing, non-irritant, and non-toxic and it can be used on all skin types. Also lavender essential oil presents several therapeutic applications, including: antiseptic properties essential for treating minor cuts, acne and burns; antifungal properties for managing fungal infections and athlete’s foot; antibacterial properties used for flu, coughs and colds; anti-inflammatory properties used for psoriasis and eczema; and lavender’s amazing mentally calming as well as nervous tension relieving properties. In addition, lavender oil has the ability to stimulate blood flow in the pelvic, and thus it is used for premenstrual tension.
Tea Tree Healing Essential Oil
Tea tree oil is antibacterial, antifungal, and anti-yeast essential oil that can be used to fight infections and acne. The oil is helpful as far as soothing irritations, rashes and burns among other fungal infections with typical symptoms of yeast infection. To achieve the ultimate outcomes with this essential oil, you are advised to apply it twice a day. Tea tree oil has been used to treat different diseases, including: congestion, dermatitis, vaginitis, sore throat, insect bites, and arthritis. Also the oil has shown positive outcomes with athlete’s foot and toenail fungus. The various properties that make tea tree oil special include: anti-infectious, anti-inflammatory (helps reduce swelling), antifungal, antibacterial (inhibits growth of bacteria), antiseptic (prevents or fights infection locally), calming, decongestant, expectorant, immune-stimulant, and as an insecticide.
Peppermint Essential Oil
This is a clear to yellowish green, middle note perfumery, non-irritant and minty essential oil. Peppermint oil is amazing therapeutic oil with a very strong aroma. The oil blends well with other healing essential oils, such as lavender, rosemary and eucalyptus. The oil makes a fantastic addition to different aromatherapy blends. Peppermint has a thin consistency, and it is typically steam distilled, and in aromatherapy, it is used as a top note. Peppermint oil should be diluted with carrier oil on equal ratios prior to use. It is essentially useful for direct inhalation, topical application, ingestion, and diffusion. The oil’s main properties include: anti-inflammatory, analgesic, digestive, anti-carcinogenic, antiviral, antibacterial, anti-parasitic, and antispasmodic. Also the oil provides a wonderful cooling sensation, and it soothes aches, itchy skin and pains among other infections.
Eucalyptus Essential Oil
Eucalyptus oil is generally considered non-toxic, non-phototoxic and non-sensitizing. The oil finds widespread applications in pharmaceutical formulations, including: inhalers, cleansing products, and mouth washers. For aromatherapy, the eucalyptus healing essential oils are used for skin care, respiratory system, immune system, urinal-genital system, and nervous system. Also eucalyptus oil combats bacterial as well as viral infections that are known to cause sinusitis, sore throats, coughs, colds and flu. The oil eases nasal congestion along with hay fever, and can prevent asthma attacks and bronchitis. It increases blood oxygen supply so that more oxygen and nutrients can be delivered to cells throughout the body. Hovewer, the oil has the following properties: immune-stimulant, decongestant, deodorant, expectorant, antispasmodic (relieves spasms), and antiseptic (prevents infection).
Helichrysum Healing Essential Oil
Helichrysum is a steam distilled pale yellow to red, base note perfumery, herbaceous and fruity essential oil. It helps in reducing inflammation of acne, and encourages regeneration of the skin, while helping it to adapt to stress. Also the oil has unlimited value in treating dermatitis. The oil’s ability to reduce inflammation surpasses that of any other essential oil. It improves itching, psoriasis and redness. Helichrysum healing properties include: expectorant for respiratory problems, analgesic for arthritis and muscle aches, and skin regeneration.