Essential Oils and Benefits

Bergamot

Ocimum basilicum
Whole Herb

Uses
Good for depression and anxiety.
Regulating and Calming
Antiseptic and Antibacterial
Hormonal Support
Good for Oily Skin

Ginger

Zingiber officinate
Root

Uses
Stimulant
Warming oil which can regulate and raise body temperature
Good for illness caused by cold/ dampness
Good for cold and flu
Aphrodisiac, good for male impotence

Melissa

Melissa officinalis
Whole herb

Uses
Soothing to the body and mind
Relieves nervous tension
Helps lower blood pressure
Calming and regulating effect on the menstrual cycle

Rose

Rosa Damascena/gallica
Petals

Uses
Comforts, refreshes, and opens the heart
Works with emotional body
Sadness and depression
Balances hormones
Cleanses and strengthens uterus
Regulating effect on menstrual cycle
Adds moisture to dry and aging skin
Aphrodisiac

Spearmint

Mentha Spicata
Leaves

Uses
Increase Metabolism
Anti-inflammatory
Antiseptic
Digestive Aid
Opens and releases emotional blocks
Balance and well-being

Yarrow

Achillea Millefolium
Flowers

Uses
Anti-inflammatory
Balancing and regulating for menstrual cycle
Helpful with painful menstruation
Balances male and female energies
Good for major changes in life

Chamomile

Matricaria chamomilla
Whole herb

Uses
Very calming to the nervous system
Anti-inflammatory
Good for migraines, headaches, any condition with inflammation
Good for boils, abscesses and infected cuts with hot compresses
Soothing to skin conditions such as eczema, sensitivity, red/dry rashes
Good for teething
Very sedating to the mind for overthinking
Good for acne

Grapefruit

Citrus Paradisi
Rind of Fruit

Uses
Depression
Tonic and stimulates the liver and gallbladder
Stimulates circulation
Oily skin and hair

Neroli

Citrus Auranthium
Blossoms

Uses
Nerve tonic
Good for anxiety, shock, hysteria, and depression
Calming to nervous system
Aphrodisiac
Relieves spasms

Rosemary

Romemarinus officinalis
Leaf, herb

Uses
Stimulant to the Central Nervous system, the Circulatory system, the Digestive system, and to the Muscular system.
Stimulates the brain and memory
Good for low blood pressure

Spikenard

Nardostachys Jatamansi
Root

Uses
Immune stimulant
Anti-inflammatory and antifungal
Nourish and regenerate skin
Insomnia
Nervous Tension
Menstrual Problems and PMS

Ylang Ylang

Cananga odorata
Flower

Uses
Very calming, good for rapid heartbeat
Helps lower adrenals, thus reducing stress levels.
Aphrodisiac- stimulates the part of the brain that releases endorphins, very sensual

Frankincense

Boswellia Carterii
Resin

Uses
Induces a spiritual effect
Good for meditation
Opens the lungs
Good for respiratory conditions and breath

Lavender

Lavendula officinalis
Flower

Uses
Calming and balancing
Good for exhaustion and insomnia
Muscle relaxant and pain reliever
Antiviral, antiseptic, and decongestive
Stimulate white blood cell formation

Palo Santo

Bursera Graveolens
Heartwood

Uses
Relieves common colds and flu symptoms, and asthma
Stress and anxiety
Depression
Headaches and inflammation
Eases emotional pain

Clary Sage

Salvia sclarea
Whole herb

Uses
Antispasmodic
Prevents excess body heat and sweating, good for hot flashes in menopause
Inspires creativity
Takes off heavy energy

Valerian

Valeriana Officinalis
Grass Roots

Uses
Calming
Sedative
Excellent for insonmina
Good for trembling and palpitations

Geranium

Pelargonium Odorantissimum
Leaf and Flower

Uses
Good for hormonal imbalances
Stimulates adrenal cortex
Regulate sex hormone secretions
Good for female system and PMS
Depression and anxiety
Emotional stability
Insect repellant
Mildly diuretic

Jasmine

Aminum Officinale
Blossoms

Uses
Anxiety and Depression
Menstrual Problems
Eczema
Wrinkled and oily skin.
Antibacterial
Uplifting

Peppermint

Mentha piperita
Whole herb
Stimulant

Uses
Clears the head, good for headaches
Relieves pain, especially in muscles
Relieves spasms and cramps
Stimulates brain and thinking
Relieves flatulence, nausea and motion sickness

Sandalwood

Santalum Album
Wood

Uses
Anxiety, aggression, and irritation
Affinity to Urinary system, disinfects and is a diuretic
Extremely dry skin or acne
Aphrodisiac
Warming and Balancing

Vetiver

Vetiveria Zizanoides
Grass Roots
Earthy and Grounding
Warming and Balancing
Good for severe nervousness and exhaustion
Insomnia
Good for tired, irritated and aging skin.