ESSENTIAL OILS

ESSENTIAL OIL

Bergamot (Citurs bergamia) 

BENEFICIAL PROPERTIES

Analgesic, antibacterial, anti-infectious, anti-inflammatory, anti-parasitic, antiseptic, antispasmodic, digestive, sedative, uplifting

SAFETY DATA

Photosensitive- avoid UV or direct sunlight for 48-72 hours after topical use (areas applied)

Carrot Seed* (Daucus carota)

Antifungal, carminative, hepatic

 

Cedarwood* (Cedrus atlantica)

Antifungal, anti-infectious, antiseptic, astringent, diuretic, sedative, insect repellant

Use with caution during pregnancy

Chamomile, Roman (Anthemis nobilis)

Anti-infectious, anti-inflammatory, anti-parasitic, antispasmodic

Can cause irritation for VERY sensitive skin—very rare

Citronella (cymbopogon nardus)

Antibacterial, antifungal, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, antispasmodic, deodorizing, insecticidal

Use caution during pregnancy, do not directly inhale, can irritate sensitive skin

Clary Sage (salvia sclarea)

Anticonvulsive, antifungal, antiseptic, antispasmodic, astringent, nerve tonic, sedative, soothing, tonic, warming

Use with caution during pregnancy, NOT for babies, do not use before/after drinking alcohol

Clove (Syzygium aromaticum)

Analgesic, antibacterial, antifungal, anti-infectious, anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, anti-parasitic, strong antiseptic, antiviral, disinfectant, immune-stimulant

Use with caution during pregnancy, may can irritate sensitive skin, HOT oil- use proper dilution

Copaiba (copaifera reticulata)

Analgesic, powerful anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, antiseptic, stimulant (circulatory & pulmonary systems)

Cypress (Cupressus sempervirens)

Antibacterial, anti-infectious, antimicrobial, antiseptic, astringent, deodorant, diuretic, refreshing, relaxing

Use with caution during pregnancy

Elemi (canarium luzonicum)

Anti-catarrhal, antidepressant, anti-infectious, antiseptic, expectorant, sedative

Eucalyptus (eucalyptus radiate)

Antibacterial, anti-catarrhal, anti-infectious, anti-inflammatory, antiviral, expectorant

Use with extreme caution on children under 2

Fennel (Foeniculum vulgare)

Anti-parasitic, antiseptic, antispasmodic, antitoxic, diuretic, expectorant

Use with caution during pregnancy or if susceptible to epilepsy

Frankincense (Boswellia carterii)

Anti-catarrhal, antidepressant, anticancer, anti-infectious, anti-inflammatory, anti-septic, anti-tumor, expectorant, immune-stimulant, sedative

Geranium (Pelargonium graveolens)

Antibacterial, antidepressant, antiseptic, astringent, diuretic, insect repellent, refreshing, relaxing, sedative, tonic

Ginger (Zingiber officianle)

Antiseptic, laxative, stimulant, tonic, warming

Avoid direct sunlight for 3-6 hours after topical application.

Grapefruit (Citrus x paradissi)

Antidepressant, antiseptic, disinfectant, diuretic, stimulant, tonic

Avoid direct sunlight or UV light for 12 hours after application.  May irritate very sensitive skin.

Helichrysum* (Helichrysum angustifolia var. italicum)

Antibacterial, anti-catarrhal, anticoagulant, antioxidant, antispasmodic, antiviral, expectorant, mucolytic

Juniper Berry* (Juniperus communis)

Antiseptic, antispasmodic, astringent, carminative, depurative, diuretic, stimulant, tonic

Do not use while pregnant or if you have kidney issues

Lavender* (Lavandula angustifolia)

Analgesic, anticoagulant, antidepressant, antifungal, antihistamine, anti-infectious, anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, anti-mutagenic, antiseptic, antispasmodic, antitoxic, regenerative, sedative

Lemon (Citrus limon)

Antidepressant, antiseptic, antifungal, antioxidant, antiviral, astringent, invigorating, refreshing, tonic

Avoid direct sunlight for 12 hours after use.  Can irritate skin.

Lemongrass (Cymbopogon flexuosus)

Analgesic, antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, insect repellent, revitalizer, sedative, tonic, vasodilator

Can cause skin irritation.

Lime (Citrus aurantifolia)

Antibacterial, antiseptic, antiviral, restorative, tonic

Avoid direct sunlight for 12 hours after use topically.

Manuka (eptospermum scoparium)

Analgesic, anti-allergic, antibacterial, antifungal, anti-infectious, antiviral, antihistamine, antiseptic, decongestant, antimicrobial