Lemongrass can be very refreshing and relaxing and is commonly used as an insect repellent. It has a fresh, clean, citrus aroma and it’s oil is yellow to amber in colour. Lemongrass oil helps to revive a tired mind and is a great tonic to revitalise the body.
Lime is refreshing and uplifting for a tired mind with it’s citrus, bitter-sweet aroma. A stimulating and activating oil good for digestive problems, fatigue and especially good in skin creams for oily skin.
Sweet Marjoram has a sweet herbaceous aroma. It is a relaxing, warming and comforting oil particularly good for overthinking and worry. It is also great for muscular aches and pains, lethargy and digestive problems.
Myrrh is distilled from a resin which has been used since antiquity. It has a sweet, smoky, slightly musky aroma. This oil is soothing, clarifying and grounding. It is a great oil to ease a worried mind and is also used in India as a remedy for infections of the gums and teeth.
Sandalwood is an exotic and sensual aroma that has a balancing and grounding effect on the emotions. A good anti-inflammatory, useful for soothing aching muscles and headaches. It is also used in skincare and for meditation and spiritual practice, as it has the ability to calm and still the mind.
Spearmint has similar properties to Peppermint, however it only has a trace amount of menthol, so it is kinder on the skin. This makes it an excellent oil to use on the skin for nausea, and digestive problems. It can also relieve indigestion. It is an uplifting oil and great to brighten your mood. Used as an inhalation it can ease sinus problems.
Also known as White Thyme, this essential oil has fresh, herbal top notes and sweet, spicy undertones. Its aroma and action are slightly milder than Sweet (Red) Thyme. It is often used in convalescence, to prevent infection and to treat