Chamomile: The odour of chamomile is sweet and adds a warm, long-lasting undertone in perfumes.Benefits:

  • Used as muscle relaxant, soothing agent, skin conditioner and as an aphrodisiac.
  • Known for its strong soothing effect on mind and body, it can be used as an alternative  treatment for nerves, headaches, insomnia and menstrual disorders.
Lavender: Is obtained by distillation from the flower spikes of certain species of lavender and which has long been used in the production of perfume, can also be used in aromatherapy.Benefits:

  • Soothe nervous tension, headaches, anxiety and depression.
  • Help to induce sleep: recommended for insomnia.
  • Relief pain from soreness in the joints.
  • Disinfect scalp and skin: effective on lice removal.
  • Enhances blood circulation: also lowers blood pressure.
  • Treat respiratory problems: used in a vaporizer or directly on neck, chest and back.
  • Digestion- increases the mobility of the intestine.

 

Juniper: Has astringent, antiseptic, and detoxifying properties. It has a clean, mildly penetrating, woody scent used in many masculine perfumes, after-shaves and colognes.Benefits:

  • A calming effect on the emotions and reputed to strengthen the immune system.
  • Helps to detoxify dirt and grime including traces of heavy metals underneath the pores of our skin
Rosemary: Is an energizing oil with a strong herbaceous aroma. It helps to relieve muscle aches and combats mental fatigue. Use it in the daytime only as its energizing effects may keep you awake at night. Helps combat water retention and cellulite.Benefits:

  • Indigestion: helps with stomach cramps and indigestion.
  • Hair care: stimulates follicles making hair stronger.
  • Nourishes dry scalps.
  • Pain relief: used for headaches, muscle pains, rheumatism and even arthritis.
  • Skin and mouth care: disinfectant for mouth and toner for dry skin.
  • Boost mental activity: increases concentration.
  • Respiratory: relieves throat congestion, treats respiratory allergies and asthma.

 

Hayseed: Is a grass seed obtained from hay, which gives this oil its distinctive dark green colour.Benefits:

  • It gives a re-energetic feeling.
  • A hayseed bath is recommended after a hard working day.
  • It eases tiredness and relieves sore muscles, soothes arthritis, lubricates joints.
Pine: It has a fresh forest smell, is pale yellow in colour and watery in viscosity.Benefits:

  • Relieves mental and physical fatigue, while having a cleansing and invigorating effect.
  • It is great for vapour therapy in a sick room as it promotes healing.
  • It is also used for cuts and sores, scabies, lice and for excessive perspiration.
  • It also helps with rheumatism, arthritis, gout, muscular aches and pains and can stimulate circulation

 

Eucalyptus: It is a powerful antiseptic and works well when used in baths and massages during the cold season.Benefits:

  • Helps with respiratory problems-effective relief from colds and coughs.
  • Antiseptic-good for cleaning wounds and soothing burns and stings.
  • Relieves muscle pain: analgesic and anti-inflammatory.
  • Stimulating-good for relief of mental exhaustion.
  • Dental and skin care: effective against cavities, plaque, gingivitis   and infections.
  • Fever reducer: reduces body temperature. Also called fever oil.

 

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