Eucalyptus Globulus (Eucalyptus Blue Gum):
Cineole has some antioxidant activity and it has also been found to be a skin penetration enhancer which may be interesting in anti-ageing formulations but is something to be more mindful of for formulations targeting people with very sensitive skin.
Citrus Paradisi (Grapefruit White):
Common uses: Grapefruit has traditionally been used for its uplifting properties and has been known to be beneficial in relieving stress and nervous exhaustion.
Lavendula Angustifolia (Lavender):
Common uses: Lavender essential oil has been known for its antiseptic, analgesic and cytophylactic properties. It has also been known to have sedating properties.
Citrus aurantifolia (Lime):
Common uses: Lime essential oil has a crisp, refreshing citrus scent that has been used for its uplifting and revitalising properties. It can also act as an astringent on the skin where it is reputed to help clear oily skin. Application to the skin may increase sensitivity to sunlight
Pogostemon Cablin (Patchouli):
Common uses: Patchouli essential oil has been known to be soothing to the nervous system and has traditionally been used to relieve symptoms of depression and stress.
Mentha arvensis (Peppermint):
Common uses: Peppermint arvensis, also known as cornmint oil, has a fresh and a nostalgic scent that revitalizes your mind and senses. When this essential oil is applied on the skin, it creates a cool, tingling sensation.
Pelargonium Graveolens (Rose Geranium):
Common uses: Geranium essential oil is great to use in skin care, not only for its delightful aroma but it has also been known for its action in balancing the production of sebum.
Citrus Cinensis (Sweet Orange):
Common uses: Sweet Orange essential oil has been known for its benefits of Antidepressant, anti-inflammatory, bactericidal, fungicidal and a stimulant.
Essential Oil Blends
May assist in reducing states associated with anxiety. Ingredients: Lavandula Angustifolia Oil (Lavender Oil), Bois De Rose Oil (Rosewood Oil), Citrus Bergamia Peel Oil Expressed (Bergamot Oil), Cananga Odorata Flower Oil (Ylang Ylang Oil) Application to the skin may increase sensitivity to sunlight
The oils in the Calming Blend are reputed to assist in creating a relaxed, calming sensation. Ingredients: Lavandula Angustifolia Oil (Lavender Oil), Cananga Odorata Flower Oil (Ylang Ylang Oil), Boswellia Serrata Oil (Frankincense Oil), Cedrus Atlantica Wood Oil (Cedarwood Oil)
In such a busy world, it is important to have time out to relax, but it is rare that we actually get to REALLY relax and unwind. Take time out, play soft music, shut your eyes and relax with this blissful blend. Ingredients: Lavandula Angustifolia Oil, Pogostemon Cablin Oil, Citrus Reticulata Peel Oil, Origanum Majorana Leaf Oil, Simmondsia Chinensis Seed Oil, Pelargonium Roseum Leaf Oil, Anthemis Nobilis Flower Oil.
Helps to encourage sleep. Ingredients: Lavandula Angustifolia Oil (Lavender Oil), Citrus Limon Peel Oil (Lemon Oil), Origanum Majorana Leaf Oil (Marjoram Oil), Simmondsia Chinensis Seed Oil (Jojoba Oil), Anthemis Nobilis Flower Oil (Chamomile Roman Oil) Application to the skin may increase sensitivity to sunlight. The oils in the Sleep Assisting Essential Oil Blend are reputed to encourage sleep.
Promotes Reduced Stress Levels. Add a few drops to an oil burner, put on an eye pillow, relax and let go. Ingredients: Citrus Aurantium Dulcis [Orange] Peel Oil, Citrus Bergamia Peel Oil Expressed, Pogostemon Cablin Oil, Lavandula Angustifolia Oil, Cananga Odorata Flower Oil
A lime, sweet orange, peppermint (arvensis) essential oil blend, perfect for some summer lovin’! This blend offers the best of both worlds with its cooling mint and warm citrus notes.