Sweet Orange essential oil is extracted from the ripe fruit peel of citrus sinensis. The essential oils are extracted by cold pressing the fresh orange peel.
As a medicinal plant, lemongrass has been considered a carminative and insect repellent. Lemongrass is used in herbal teas and other nonalcoholic beverages in baked goods, and in confections. Oil from lemongrass is widely used as a fragrance in perfumes and cosmetics, such as soaps and creams. Citral, extracted from the oil, is used in flavoring soft drinks in scenting soaps and detergents, as a fragrance in perfumes and cosmetics
Vanilla oil is used as a flavoring agent in pharmaceutical products, food and tobacco
An ingredient in some oriental type perfumes
Antioxidant property of the oil protects the body from infections and from some other forms of cancer, such as colon and prostate
Cedarwood essential oil drives away mosquitoes, flies and other insects. You can put a few drops of oil on your skin to keep them away outdoors, or use a vaporizer to keep them out of the house or apartment. You can also spray diluted cedarwood oil on your bed.
It has a calming and soothing effect on the mind and is of great help in conditions associated with anxiety and nervous tension. It is also of value in cases of arthritis and rheumatism.
Basil oil, a pure essential oil is extracted from Ocimum basilicum herb that mainly belongs to the Lamiaceae family. The oil is manufactured through the method of steam distillation. The oil of basil has got many medicinal and aesthetic properties.
Basil oil is a good tonic for the treatment of nervous disorders and stress related headaches, migraines and allergies. It is used to clear the mind and relieve intellectual fatigue, while giving clarity and mental strength. It has a beneficial action on the respiratory tract and is often used for asthma, bronchitis and sinus infections.
Bergamot oil is made from a tree that can grow up to four meters high with star-shaped flowers, with star-shaped flowers and smooth leaves, bearing citrus fruit resembling a cross between an orange and a grapefruit, but in a pear-shape. The fruit ripens from green to yellow.
Eucalyptus Oil will relieve the symptoms of sinus, asthma, colds, sore throat, back and muscle aches and other respiratory problems. It sooths and penetrates the skin to bring quick relief to arthritic and rheumatic sufferers. Eucalyptus Oil can also be used as a vaporizer in a steam bath. We carry only the best quality aromatherapy essential oils and we believe you will agree that our free-of-presticide Eucalyptus oil is the best deal around.
Botanical Name : Eucalyptus globulus
Safflower oil 70% is clear golden yellow to straw brown colour semi viscous oil with characteristic odour and nutty taste of vegetable oil. It contains CLA (conjugated lineolic acid) in high concentration. Safflower oil 70% contains not less then 700mg/g of total CLA contant.
Saw palmetto (Serenoa repens/Sabal serrulata) is a palm-like plant with berries. The berries were a staple food and medicine for the Native Americans of the southeastern United States. In the early 1900s, men used the berries to treat urinary tract problems, and even to increase production and boost libido. Today, the primary use of saw palmetto is to treat benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), a non-cancerous enlargement of the prostate gland. Researchers aren't sure exactly how saw palmetto works.
Ylang-ylang Essential Oil is extracted from Cananga odorata - also known as flower of flowers. It is a tall tropical tree about 20meters (60 feet) high with large, tender, fragrant pink, mauve or yellow flowers. The yellow heads are viewed as being the best in terms of quality. There are several grades of Ylang-ylang essential oil which are extracted at different times during the flower's lengthy distillation. These grades are referred to as extra, I, II, & III. This is the first distillation of the oil.
This zingy, lemony and herbaceous essential oil is distilled from Citronella grass that is a traditional deep cleansing and protecting ingredient. A potent detoxifier it clarifies the complexion and also keeps it clear by keeping blemishes, pimples, whiteheads and blackhead at bay. It improves the skin tone by making it smoother and also tightens up the skin pores effectively. The antiseptic nature of the oil also prevents the wounds and injuries from infection. Controls excessive oil in hair and can be mixed with shampoo to add volume to the tresses. Also a fantastic natural air freshener and insect repellent.
Turmeric essential oil anywhere an effective anti-inflammatory and anti-oxidant may be helpful. We expect it to be a very fine addition to recipes including Helichrysum, Frankincense, Plai, German Chamomile, and other pain and inflammation reducing formulas. It has been noted potentially helpful for arthritis care ~ and at the same time, should benefit anyone seeking to address joint and muscle aches and pains.Turmeric Essential Oil is much popular for its medicinal as well as coloring and flavoring properties. It is extracted from the turmeric plant which is widely cultivated because of its utility as a yellow-orange culinary spice. It makes an excellent insect repellent when soaked in cotton balls and placed around the areas where insects are spotted mostly.
Geranium essential oil is extracted from the leaves and stems of the Geranium plant through steam distillation. Geranium Essential Oil has a sweet floral fragrance that is calming and relaxing. It has been used since ancient time by the Egyptians for promoting beautiful radiant skin, amongst other things. Geranium oil is often compared to the rose essential oil because they share almost the same therapeutic traits.
The grapefruit tree was originally from Asia but it is now grown and harvested in the United States, France, Brazil and Israel. The grapefruit tree itself is a large, shiny gloss-leaved tree, about 10 meters (30 feet) high, with white flowers and large, pale yellow fruit with pink flesh.
The benefits of Evening Primrose Oil are highly revered among personal and industrial product manufacturers; but, what is Evening Primrose Oil? Evening Primrose Oil is obtained from the Oenothera biennis, or Evening Primrose plant. It can grow up to 3 meters and has a fibrous root that is yellowish outside and white inside. The hairy stem is home to 5 inch by 1 inch wide pointed long leaves, while the stalk houses the beautiful yellow flowers that open between 6 and 7 o'clock, hence the name Evening Primrose. Our Evening Primrose Oil is extracted from the seeds of this amazing hardy plant!
Patchouli essential oil is steam distilled from the dry leaves, and is usually available as a fairly viscous, deep orange-brown oil. The oil becomes a more intense color as it ages, and the older oil is preferred in the perfume industry for its more complex, mellow aroma.
Spearmint Oil is strong, too strong for some people. It may induce skin irritations and other side effects. If you're looking for a safer mint oil, look to peppermint's cousin: spearmint (Mentha spicata), also known by names such as the common or garden spearmint, green mint, fish mint, or our lady's mint