Essential Oils

Geranium Rose, Pelargonium graveolens

This beautiful combination comes to us (Awakened Living) from Floracopeia essential oil, by the simultaneous distillation of leaves of rose geranium along with fresh Damascus rose petals. Rose geranium has a unique aroma that seems to draw some people in while it may set some people back. The underlying hints of rose can bring up different experiences for many of us. Benefits It is thought that using this oil will promote attraction and love into life, which will grow with continued use. It is felt to be uplifting and assist in transition, particularly with the feelings of grief and sadness.... Read More »

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 »