Bergamot essential oil has a delightlyfully fresh, citrussy aroma, which is almost universally liked. This oil is valuable in treating urinary tract infection, depression and anxiety, and used in skin care. It can be added to the bath, and used as a local wash, it relief of vaginal itching and mild discharges. Psychologically, Bergamot is uplifting, clearing and relaxing oil, it can be used in massage oil for tense, anxious or depressed peoples. It can be used in facial massage oil, cream or lotions for treating acne, oily skin and all infected skin conditions.
Lavender (Lavandula angustifolia - France) RM49Lavender Essential Oil is valuable for most skin conditions since it promotes growth of new cells and exerts a balancing action on sebum. It has pronounced healing effect on burns and sunburn and helpful in cases of acne and eczema. Also said to heal abscesses, boils and carbuncles as well as minimize fungal growths, scarring and gangrenous wounds. It has positive effect on mind, cleanses and soothes the spirit relieving anger and exhaustion, resulting in a calmer approach to life. Has a sedative action that giving effective relief from insomnia.
Grapefruit (Citrus paradise - South Africa) RM43
Grapefruit has an overall uplifting and reviving effect, making it valuable in states of stress. Well have a balancing action on the central nervous system since bears a reputation for stabilizing manic-depression. Has an ability to nourish the tissue cells and control liquid processes, could help with reducing cellulite, appears to have a soothing effect on the body since it is said to relieve migraine, pre-menstrual tension and uncomfortable feeling during pregnancy. It also seems to mitigate some of the effects of jet lag, i.e. headaches and tiredness.
Tea Tree is the most medicinal of the essential oils, with powerful anti-microbial activity against all three of the infectious organisms: bacteria, viruses and fungi. When diffused in an oil burner, tea tree is particularly helpful in preventing the spread of air-borne infections. Together with its powerful immuno-stimulant properties, it is a real ally in combating many illnesses and ailments. Overall, it is penetrating, medicinal and stimulating. Psychologically, it invigorates mind, body and spirit; inspires confidence; Tea Tree also strengthens subtle energies.
Peppermint (Mentha piperita - England) RM43Peppermint has a dual action by cooling when hot and warming when cold. This makes it a good remedy for colds by halting mucus and fevers and encouraging perspiration, useful in respiratory disorders generally as well as dry coughs and sinus congestion. It has a relaxing and slightly anesthetic effect on stomach muscles, may be helpful for kidney and liver disorders. Its cooling nature seems to relieve states of anger and nervous trembling, excellent for mental fatigue and depression. Blend well with Lavender and Rosemary.
Rosemary(Rosmarinus officinalis ct.cineole-Tunisia) RM46Rosemary is suitable for enlivens the brain cells, clears the head and aids memory. Good for mental strain, general dullness and lethargy. It is very invigorating and strengthens the mind when there is weakness and exhaustion. Helpful for sagging skin as it is a strong astringent and may ease congestion, puffiness and swelling as well. Its stimulating action has been found to benefit scalp disorders and could alleviate dandruff and encourage hair growth. It is a pain-relieving agent, helps ease gout, rheumatic pains and tired overworked muscles
Eucalyptus (Eucalyptus globulus - China) RM41Eucalyptus apparently useful for skin eruption like herpes and good for burns, preventing bacterial growth and subsequent pus formation, aiding construction of new tissue, has a cooling effect upon the emotions, also clears the head, aids concentration and strengthens the nervous system. Its antiviral action works well on the respiratory tract, soothing inflammation and easing mucus, particularly well for influenza, throat infection, coughs, catarrhal conditions and sinusitis. Clear the head due to stuffiness from colds fever. Blend well with Lavender.
Spearmint has a dual action by cooling when hot and warming when cold. This makes it a good remedy for colds by halting mucus and fevers and encouraging perspiration, useful in respiratory disorders generally as well as dry coughs and sinus congestion. It has a relaxing and slightly anesthetic effect on stomach muscles, may be helpful for kidney and liver disorders. Its cooling nature seems to relieve states of anger and nervous trembling, excellent for mental fatigue and depression. Blend well with Cypress, Lavender, Marjoram and Rosemary
Frankincense (Boswellia carterii - Kenya) RM119
Frankincense helps to slow down breathing, producing feeling of calm. This tends to bring about an elevating and soothing effect on the mind. Its comforting and somewhat refreshing action is helpful for anxious and obsessional states linked to the past. Excellent effect on respiration: eases shortness of breath and useful to asthma sufferers. Gives new life to ageing skin and reputedly smooth out wrinkles. Its astringent properties may also help balance oily conditions. Found to be effective wounds, sores, ulcers, carbuncles and inflammation.
Clary Sage is a good tonic for the womb and particularly helpful with uterine problems. A hormone balancer thereby regulation scanty periods, easing pre-menstrual tension and painful cramps in the lower back by helping with muscle to unwind. Seems to have a good reputation with sexual problems by controlling underlying stress and exerts a positive effect on male and female fertility. Appears to possess some cell regenerating properties especially with scalp problems, encouraging hair growth and may clear greasy hair and dandruff.