Essential Oils

Peppermint Essential Oil, Mentha Piperita

This oil comes from South Africa although the United States is considered to be the world’s largest producer of peppermint, which is then used mostly in the food industry, rather than aromatherapy. This is another oil that is essential for every home due to its wide array of uses. It is considered to be anti-inflammatory, antiparasitic, antibacterial, antiviral, antifungal, a gallbladder/ digestive stimulant, pain reliever, and an aid in curbing appetite. More Benefits Include: Relieves headache pain Relieves nausea Is excellent in the use for skin conditions such as itchiness, varicose veins, eczema, psoriasis and dermatitis. Inhaling peppermint oil has... Read More »

Lemongrass Essential Oil, Cymbopogon Citratus

Lemongrass is one that every household should have, especially if you have athletes! Mixed in coconut oil, this is excellent to rub on sore ligaments or muscles. It is also used for purification and digestion. In Ayurvedic medicine it is used to reduce fevers and treat infections. It is often added to citrus scented perfumes and soaps. Benefits Lemongrass has so many benefits. To name a few, it is: Considered to be antifungal, antibacterial, antiparasitic, anti-inflammatory It aides in regenerating connective tissue and ligaments It helps dilate blood vessels Improves circulation Promotes lymph flow Used to enhance skin health- a... Read More »

Calendula Flower Essence Tincture Calendula officinalis

We are moving into a new area this month-that of flower essence tinctures! These have become my favorites, and this one in particular has been my go to tincture. I have also found this one to be beneficial in clearing up and stagnant emotions, patterns, or whatever is hanging around. It is excellent! So, what exactly is a tincture? A tincture is a multidimensional bioactive formulation based entirely on flowers. It is a combination of flower essences, floral alcohol extracts (tincture) and biocompatible floral essential oils. Together they create a powerful, synergetic dynamic, due to their combined action of concentration,... Read More »