Category: Essential Oils

Sandalwood is a precious gift from the plant kingdom. The botanical name of sandalwood tree is santalum album. Sandalwood is considered to be a valuable tree in world for its various uses. The heartwood which is the central part of …

Oregano oil is extracted from a common aromatic herb called oregano. The scientific name of this herb is oreganum vulgare. The word oregano in Greek means joy of mountain. Oregano oil is an essential oil, golden yellow in color. This …

Aromatherapy has been known to mankind for over 5000 years. Essential oils are at the heart of aromatherapy. You may wonder what these magical oils are. They are oils derived from flowers, fruits, roots, stems and leaves of a plant. …

Neroli oil is a pure and subtle essential oil which is considered to have a wide range of benefits including skincare and providing stress relief. The benefits of neroli oil have made it famous across the globe as an important …

Cajeput oil is derived from Melaleuca Leucadendron or the Cajeput tree which is native to Indonesia and Australia. The tree is also grown in other south East Asian countries and also found in Malaysia, Java and Vietnam. Cajeput tree is …

Avocado Oil for Eczema

Avocado essential oil has several therapeutic properties, including relief for skin irritations like eczema. People who suffer from eczema may experience familiar symptoms such itchiness and swelling. It can affect to anyone, at any age. Avocado …

Tamanu is a shrub that is native to Polynesia and South East Asia. The tree produces berries that have thin flesh and a big nut inside. The essential oil is made from these nuts. The oil has brilliant green color …

Spearmint Essential Oil Benefits

Spearmint essential oil is produced by extracting oil from spearmint plant through a process called steam distillation. Spearmint, whose scientific name is Mentha spicata, has an aroma that is similar to that of peppermint, which …

Ravensara Essential Oil Benefits

Ravensara, with a botanical name Ravensara aromarica, is a big rainforest tree usually found in Madagascar. It has a sweet and delicate smell, which is a plus feature of the tree. The leaves of this …

Verbena Essential Oil Benefits

The following are the benefits one can get from the essential oils of verbena:

  • has restorative effects
  • anti-inflammatory
  • has calming effects
  • relieves nervous fatigue
  • relieves stress and tension
  • promotes digestion
  • treats insomnia and other related sleep

Tangerine Essential Oil Benefits

  • The therapeutic tangerine essential oil properties are antispasmodic, antiseptic, depurative, cytophylactic, tonic, stomachic, and sedative.
  • Has soothing effect to upset stomach, diarrhea, flatulence, constipation, and other digestive system issues
  • It can also soothe the nervous system

Sassafras Essential Oil Health Benefits

  • Sassafras essential oil can be used as a blood thinner and blood purifier when its root bark is prepared as a tea.
  • The oil made out of sassafras is proven effective in treating kidney problems,

Tuberose Essential Oil Properties

Tuberose essential oil is made out of extracted juices from tuberose flowers through solvent extraction method. Tuberose essential oil consists of eugenol, benzyl alcohol, farnesol, butyric acid, menthyl benzoate, nerol, geraniol, and menthyl anthranilate. It is …

Rose Bulgar Essential Oil Properties

Rose bulgar is a type of rose that mainly grows in Bulgar, Turkey, and France.  Soil and climate is very important for this kind of rose to grow. The rose bulgar essential oil is derived …

Rose Absolute Essential Oil

Rose absolute essential oil is a refined liquid extraction of scented compounds derived from fresh rose blossom.

Rose Absolute Essential Oil Properties

  • Antiseptic
  • Antidepressant
  • Astringent
  • Stomachic
  • Tonic
  • Antiviral
  • Aphrodisiac
  • Laxative
  • Antispasmodic
  • Bactericidal
  • Sedative
  • Cicatrizant
  • Emmenagogue
  • Regulator

How to Make Lemon Balm Essential Oil

  • Get fresh lemon balm leaves and chop them to make ¾ cup of lemon balm. You can also use dried lemon balm leaves, chop them to make 1/8 cup of it.
  • Put the

Nutmeg essential oil is produced from distillation of steam of a ground nutmeg. Scientifically named Myristica fragrans, the tree is also known as mace, muscdire, myristica, nuez moscada, and magic. The nutmeg tree grows very tall and as tall …

Immortelle Essential Oil for a Healthy Skin

Immortelle, with the scientific name heluchrysum italicum, is a shrub usually found in the Mediterranean region with dry, sandy, and stony soils. It is also known as “everlasting” and has yellow flowers. …

Homemade Honeysuckle Essential Oil

Honeysuckle essential oil is one of the sweetest-smelling essential oils. It has a gentle sweet scent that brings nostalgia to the person smelling it. It brings back good and bad childhood memories, which mean it inspires …

How to Make Garlic Essential Oil

  • Peel garlic cloves and chop them into fine pieces until you fill a shallow soup dish or a bowl with it.
  • You can fill the bowl with raw organic extra virgin olive oil or