Clove Essential oil is antioxidant, anti-fungal, anti-parasitic and antibacterial properties. It has long been used in treatments for problems like toothaches and it can help treat infection, battle stress and headaches, ease indigestion, nausea and more.
There are two types of chamomile Roman Chamomile and German Chamomile. Roman Chamomile tends to be more calming while German Chamomile is more powerful anti-inflammatory agent as it contains azulene compound. Just a few of its beneficial properties including being an antibiotic, antispasmodic, antiseptic, antidepressant, sedative and analgesic. It may help to relieve anxiety, tension and stress as well as to help in healing the skin and soothe irritation. It may also aid in better digestion. With so many different benefits chamomile oils is a must for anyone’s medicine cabinet.
Lavender is known to help speed the healing time in cuts and burns as well as rashes and stings. It also can decrease anxiety, reduce inflammation and promotes better sleep especially after a trauma. Its properties include being an analgesic, anti-fungal, antiseptic, sleep inducing and disinfectant. There are different types of lavender essential oils including English varieties (Lavandula Angusifolias) French ( Lavandula Dentate) and Spike Lavender (Lavandula Latifola) which grows in lower elevation areas of France and Spain. Bulgarian Lavandula Angustfolia is considered to be the best pick as it’s lower in cost than the others but offers the same great benefits. Bulgaria is also the world’s biggest producer of lavender oil. For a better nights rest put a few drops on your pillow just before going to bed.
Ginger Essential oil contains gingerol which has powerful anti-inflammatory benefits. Studies have shown it increases heat within the body resulting in a boosted metabolism which makes it easier to lose weight. It’s very stimulating and relieves nausea and pain, supports joint health and improves mental clarity.
Peppermint not only smells wonderful but it can help boost energy levels, improve focus, support healthier digestion, reduce fever and headaches, and provide relief for sore muscles. Some of its properties include being antiseptic, analgesic, a stimulant, anaesthetic and antispasmodic. It’s also an instant pick me up if fatigue hits.
This oil helps to improve respiratory issues such as sinusitis, bronchitis, and allergies. It has the ability to reduce congestion and improve mental clarity. Eucalyptus oil contains a number of important properties including antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, antispasmodic and it is also can be used as a decongestant.
This warm and exotic oil can be help reduce inflammation, aid in regulating the menstrual cycle, help rid of colds and build up immunity, heal age spots, fade scars, boost mood, wrinkle reducer, fight cancer and support brain health. Its most commonly used as a disinfectant, antiseptic, diuretic, expectorant and a sedative.