Essential oil also called essential oil consists of purified extracts of plants. These oils have healing and medicinal properties. Of minor inconveniences, such as an insect bite to more complex problems such as depression, can be supported by essential oil. Working with fragrances using essential oil is also known as aromatherapy which usually goes with the essential oil diffuser. View essential oil diffuser reviews here
Essential oils can be mixed with a suitable base oil, such as grapeseed, almond or wheat germ oil can be used on the skin. Do not use more than a few drops or a maximum of 5% essential oil. Also evaporation in an aroma burner (a few drops in water), steam baths and compresses are possible. You can also add a drop of your shampoo, body lotion or cream.
The different scents all have their operating instructions. So you may rarely use pure oils. During pregnancy and in children should be avoided some oils or highly diluted. Always look to the user when oil is suitable. But let this not deter you from using essential oils. Especially in an aroma burner, it is easy to use. In many cosmetic and commercial products are after all important oil processed
Overview of oils and their operation.
It is a potent oil and should be used sparingly and only a short time. This oil has a spicy, sweet aroma. It works well with digestive problems and reduces nausea, vomiting, constipation and flatulence. It is also expectorant. The oil warms and invigorates the body and promotes better circulation. A few drops in an aromatherapy burner: relieves hay fever, colds, and respiratory diseases. Relieves nausea, vomiting, motion sickness. Works are also relaxing and promote a good night’s sleep.
Strengthens the nervous system and reduces anxiety and stress. Reduces cramps and works antiseptic. It helps against flatulence and depression. Do not use during pregnancy.
In an aroma burner: good for coughs, catarrh, colds, flu and protects against infections.
Massage: a massage on the abdomen helps relieve intestinal problems.
Known for the Earl Grey tea (because it contains bergamot). Is stimulating, refreshing, energizing and reducing stress and anxiety. Also works against cramp and is calming.
Aroma Burner: reduces stress, tension and increases concentration.
Massage: massage on the abdomen to stimulate the appetite and reduce digestive problems. Cleans and cools the skin. Works well against pimples.
Soothing, stimulating and invigorating. Soothes irritation and anger. It works vasoconstrictor and works so well with fluid retention, varicose veins and menstrual problems.
Cypress / citrus / juniper mixed with a base oil reduces excessive sweating and cellulite.
Invigorating and cheers. Lowers blood pressure. The detoxifying effect helps digestion, reduces stomach acid, strengthens immune system, makes skin tighter. Avoid during pregnancy.
Is known as a remedy for respiratory problems. The essential oil is also good to use in a steam bath. It also reduces fever, soothes inflammation, fights infection and fights fatigue. Eucalyptus has heating and drying properties and thus reduces swelling. Do not use during pregnancy
Aroma Burner: has antiseptic and purifies the kame.
Floral fragrance. Works against anger, depression, anxiety and regulates sebum secretion. Therefore works well with both dry and oily skin. Add a drop of your moisturizer.
Aroma Burner: rebalances, against doubt and uncertainty and boosted the self-confidence.
Sensual, energizing, expels indifference and apathy. Jasmine also works woe exciting, so do not use during pregnancy. Good for dry, inflamed and sensitive skin.
It is difficult and expensive to buy pure 100% essential camomile oil. Along with lavender oil works well against insect bites, burns, bruises and sprains. It is a mild, and oil can also be used for children. Furthermore, chamomile has healing and pain relieving effect. Increases resistance, analgesic and antispasmodic. Is therefore suitable for muscle or menstrual cramps. Helps with dry, chapped skin and eczema.
Stimulates body and mind with a deliciously spicy scent. The oil works recovering from cold and fatigue.
Aroma Burner: stimulates vitality, zest for life and works antiseptic because it is strongly anti-bacterial.
Is one of the most versatile oil. This ethereal oil can (as one of the few) pure to be used on the skin, but also thinned. Lavender smells nice floral and has a relaxing effect. It is also good to use insect bites, burns, sunburned skin and acne. Lavender also has an antiseptic effect and prevents scarring. The relaxing effect it promotes sleep. Bath or aromatherapy burner: relaxing and sleep-promoting.
Stimulates circulation and acts diuretic and is therefore very helpful in cellulite. Rosemary can be used with low blood pressure, dizziness, diabetes, painful menstruation, migraines, muscle pain, chills, fatigue, joint pain, stress, cold hands, feet and stimulates the liver. A few drops on your hair brush ensures shiny and healthy hair. also stimulate the hair roots for healthy and beautiful hair.
Sandalwood can be used for acne, dry, cracked skin, bronchitis, dry cough, sore throat, diarrhea, nausea, vaginal discharge, insomnia, depression and stress-related complaints. In an aroma burner: is relaxing and good for meditation.
Naturally anti-viral, anti-fungal and anti-bacterial action. Can be used in bacteria, fungi, pain, flu, colds, athlete’s foot, ringworm, itching, lice, acne, pimples. Is widely used to combat acne.