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Essential Oil Profiles

Essential Oil Profiles, Essential Oil Information, Essential Oil Use, Essential Oil Safety

Essential Oil Profiles, Essential Oil Information, Essential Oil Use, Essential Oil Safety
The characteristics and properties of each essential oil is provided in more detail along with information on its origin and history, therapeutic benefits and precautions before use.

Angelica essential oil Root information

Angelica essential oil Root information

Angelica root essential oil has balancing and strengthening properties. It provides a boost for the immune system and is a very useful for joint flexibility.

Anise Star essential oil information

Anise Star essential oil information

Anise star (or star anise as it is otherwise known) has stimulating and energising properties having a particularly refreshing and stimulating action.
Basil essential oil Information

Basil essential oil Information

The wonderfully reviving fragrance of basil essential oil gives the mind strength and clarity whilst helping to combat fatigue.
Bay Laurel essential oil information

Bay Laurel essential oil information

Bay laurel essential oil is excellent for use on the hair as a stimulant and a tonic. It is also good for everyday aches and pains. It is known to be a natural antiseptic.

Benzoin essential oil information

Benzoin essential oil information

The therapeutic properties of benzoin oil include: Anti-inflammatory, anti-oxidant, antiseptic and astringent. It is soothing, warming and stimulating.

Bergamot essential oil information (FCF)

Bergamot essential oil information (FCF)

Bergamot essential oil has antibacterial, deodorising, refreshing, soothing, and uplifting properties which make it excellent for body skincare preparations, for ensuring healthy and vital skin.

Cajuput essential oil information

Cajuput essential oil information

Cajuput is a versatile antiseptic and clearing essential oil that can also be used effectively as an inhalant during the cold season.
Camphor essential oil information

Camphor essential oil information

Camphor essential oil has antiseptic properties.
Carrot Seed essential oil information

Carrot Seed essential oil information

Carrot essential oil is warming and reviving. It is good for problem skin, including overheated and irritated skin and also mature skin.
Cedarwood essential oil information

Cedarwood essential oil information

Cedarwood essential oil is astringent and antiseptic. It is useful in skin preparations for problem oily skin.
Chamomile German essential oil information

Chamomile German essential oil information

Chamomile German essential oil is renowned for its soothing properties and is especially useful for dry, problem and irritated skin.
Citronella essential oil information

Citronella essential oil information

The therapeutic properties of Citronella oil include: antiseptic, deodorant, insecticide, parasitic, tonic and stimulant.
Coriander essential oil information

Coriander essential oil information

Coriander essential oil is refreshing and comforting oil. It is also warming and good for everyday aches and pains. It can also act as an aphrodisiac.

Cypress essential oil information

Cypress essential oil information

Cypress essential oil is wonderful essential oil for overheated skin and maintaining a healthy circulation
Elemi essential oil information

Elemi essential oil information

Elemi essential oil has antiseptic and stimulating properties. It is used in skin care products, especially for mature skin.
Eucalyptus essential oil information

Eucalyptus essential oil information

Reported to be anodyne, antiperiodic, antiphlogistic, antiseptic, astringent, deodorant, diaphoretic and expectorant, eucalyptus is a folk remedy for abscess...

Fennel essential oil information

Fennel essential oil information

Fennel essential oil therapeutic properties include antiseptic, antispasmodic, carminative, depurative, diuretic, emmenagogue, expectorant, galactagogue and splenic...
Fir Needle essential oil information

Fir Needle essential oil information

Fir Needle essential oil has refreshing, invigorating, stimulating and strengthening, properties
Frankincense essential oil information

Frankincense essential oil information

Frankincense essential oil is a lovely warming essential oil for tired muscles and for soothing everyday aches and pains.
Ginger essential oil information

Ginger essential oil information

The therapeutic properties of Ginger essential oil are: Stimulating, tonic, warming, clarifying, strengthening, encouraging...

Juniper Berry essential oil information

Juniper Berry essential oil information

Juniperberry essential oil has antiseptic and astringent properties which make it very useful for people who have oily skin.
Lavender essential oil information

Lavender essential oil information

Lavender essential oil is antiseptic, balancing, soothing and rejuvenating properties. It blends well with most oils, especially citrus and florals.

Lemon essential oil information

Lemon essential oil information

Lemon essential oil is antiseptic, antimicrobial, antirheumatic, antiseptic, antispasmodic, astringent, bactericidal...

Lemongrass essential oil information

Lemongrass essential oil information

Lemongrass has antiseptic, antibacterial, deodorising and stimulating properties. Lemon grass essential oil is a stimulating tonic for the skin.
Mandarin essential oil information

Mandarin essential oil information

Mandarin essential oil is a soothing, cheering and a gentle essential oil. It has uplifting and balancing qualities and is emotionally comforting.
Manuka essential oil information

Manuka essential oil information

Manuka essential oil has powerful cleansing and antiseptic properties with clinical trials suggesting that it has more of an effect on MRSA bacteria...
Marjoram essential oil information

Marjoram essential oil information

Marjoram essential oil is warming, relaxing, soothing, penetrating and comforting for everyday aches and pains.
Melissa essential oil information

Melissa essential oil information

Melissa essential oil is uplifting, revitalizing and harmonising. It has a soothing effect on the emotions.
Myrtle essential oil information

Myrtle essential oil information

Myrtle essential oil has clarifying, cleansing, refreshing and uplifting properties. It is said to be an oil that is emotionally cleansing...
Neroli essential oil information

Neroli essential oil information

Neroli essential oil is rejuvenating for all skin types, especially dry, mature or problem skin. It has harmonizing, uplifting and revitalizing properties.
Nutmeg essential oil information

Nutmeg essential oil information

Nutmeg essential oil has soothing and comforting properties as well as being emotionally uplifting and balancing.
Orange essential oil information

Orange essential oil information

Orange essential oil is a strengthening, refreshing, strengthening and stimulating essential oil.
Palmarosa essential oil information

Palmarosa essential oil information

Palmarosa essential oil is refreshing and soothing. It can be beneficial for problem and oily skin and is also good for mature skin
Parsley Seed essential oil information

Parsley Seed essential oil information

Parsley seed essential oil has a warm woody-spicy herbaceous aroma. It has cleansing properties with the parsley herb being high is vitamins A and C.
Patchouli essential oil information

Patchouli essential oil information

Patchouli essential oil is a relaxing and soothing essential oil. This essential oil is antiseptic, deodorant and sensual.
Peppermint essential oil information

Peppermint essential oil information

Peppermint essential oil has cooling, invigorating, clearing, refreshing and antiseptic properties
Petitgrain essential oil information

Petitgrain essential oil information

Petitgrain essential oil is relaxing and refreshing, although it can be soothing, depending on which combination of essential oils it is blended with.
Pine essential oil information

Pine essential oil information

Pine oil is used widely for many purposes such as industrial and household cleaners, hospital and veterinary disinfectants, insecticides, as a room fragrance, commercial paints, soaps and detergents to name just a few.

Sage essential oil information

Sage essential oil information

The therapeutic properties of sage oil include: Anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, anti-oxidant, antiseptic, antispasmodic, astringent, digestive...

Tangerine essential oil information

Tangerine essential oil information

Tangerine essentiasl oil is anti-septic, antispasmodic, cytophylactic, digestive, depurative, sedative, stomachic and tonic...

Tea Tree essential oil information

Tea Tree essential oil information

Tea Tree essential oil is a wonderful antiseptic essential oil which can help maintain a healthy and balanced immune system.

Thyme essential oil information

Thyme essential oil information

The therapeutic properties of Thyme essential oil include: Antiseptic, antispasmodic, reviving, fortifying and emotionally uplifting...

Ylang Ylang essential oil information

Ylang Ylang essential oil information

The therapeutic properties of ylang ylang oil include: antidepressant, antiseptic, aphrodisiac, hypotensive and sedative.