Aromatherapy treats mind and body together. The scent of the essential oils used can have a powerful effect on the emotions while the essential oils chemistry affects the body. We have found that people who are exposed to the beneficial effects of essential oils on a daily basis tend to have a greater resistance to disease and less stress in general.
This kit is packed with the four most versatile and useful essential oils that Smell This! Aromatherapy believes are a necessity in every house, work and travel bag or case.
KIT INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING:
SWEET ALMOND OIL
This carrier oil is excellent for all skin types, rich in proteins and Vitamins A and E. Sweet Almond oil can be used on its own as a base oil or mixed with essential oils. It helps relieve itching, soreness, dryness and inflammation. Also known as an excellent moisturizer.
Eucalyptus oil is very helpful when used for the respiratory tract, muscular aches and pains and in skin care. It has a soothing and calming effect on the whole body and helps with the immune system. It has a cooling and deodorizing effect, helping with fevers, and migraines. Feeling sick or congested? Eucalyptus oil enhances deep breathing, so once inhaled it will aid in clearing the head from the stuffiness of colds and hay fever.
A must have essential oil for facial steams...clears congested or blemished skin.
Peppermint oil has been cultivated since ancient times, having been found in Egyptian tombs as far back as 1000 BC. It can assist in nervous disorders, the respiratory tract, for muscle aches and pains and for skin problems. Its cool, minty, fresh scent is not only refreshing, but stimulating as well. Use this oil to relieve pain from sore, over-worked, tired feet, and painful menstrual cycles. NOTE: May cause irritation on sensitive skin.
Lavender oil is the most popular of all essential oils, with a long list of applications, ranging from cosmetics to well-being remedies. It has a light fresh aroma and is
effective in treating headaches, migraines and stress relief. The name lavender is
derived from the Latin word “lavera” to wash. It is suitable for all skin types and
is considered a cell regenerator that is used in formulas to prevent scarring, stretch marks, and to slow the development of wrinkles.
Tea Tree oil is a very powerful immune stimulant, helping to fight infections and promote clear skin. It is a natural antiseptic with anesthetic qualities; Unlike most other antiseptic preparations, Tea Tree Oil can be used daily without causing an imbalance in the natural bacterial flora on the skin. It has been used by the Australian Aborigines since the beginning of time for acne, oily skin, rashes, dandruff, and itchy scalp. In World War II Tea Tree oil was issued to each soldier and sailor as part of their field kit to treat topical infections and infected wounds. This is a valuable essential oil used in a wide range of conditions such as infections, colds and flu, acne and athletes foot. A must have for your own personal first aid kit!
Essential oils are marvellous healing substances, but they are highly concentrated and potentially hazardous if misused. So before you begin to experiment with essential oils do please read the information sheets included inside each essential oil tube before using them.