In the process of compiling Essential Oil information to share in my Essential Oil and Aromatherapy Classes I am always finding wonderful nuggets of usefull Essential Oil information we can all use in our daily lives and I will be posting these Information Snippets along with my thoughts, and ideas about these oils. Please enjoy....
A vitalizing serum restores collagen. The chlorophyll and beta carotene form a bond chain of amino acids and peptides that produce a protein that adheres to the collagen, promoting thicker skin. Collagen is responsible for your skin's youthful appearance and elasticity.Collagen forms small fibers, making a netting of protection for the skin, softening and smoothing out fine lines, tightens flabby loose skin. Anna's Secret Skin Repairing Serum is an anti-aging serum. Collagen also helps skin to mend properly after injury or severe cases of acne. The poly phenol lipid oils in this serum, hydrate and seal in moisture protection the skin with a barrier from environmental toxins and UV radiation. It repairs damaged skin that has been overexposed to the sun.
RED RASPBERRY SEED OIL
The nutrients in Red Raspberry lipid Oil are chlorophyll, beta carotene, vitamin E, bioflavonoids, omega-6 and omega-3 essential fatty acids with linoleic acid (omega 6) being 55% and alpha-linolenic acid (omega 3) at 30%, zinc, Vitamin E, magnesium, calcium, calcium, and phosphorous. This serum protects the skin from damaging ultra violet rays. The synergistic vitality of the peptides restore loss collagen. Moisture penetrates deeply into the skins surface, its virtue slows down aging, benefiting a youthful healthy skin mantle. It also reduces inflammation, repairs the skin and promotes wound healing.
The therapeutic botanical properties in Evening Primrose are bioflavonoids, beta carotene, chlorophyll, essential fatty acids and astringents. Both are superior constituents for the best anti aging, natural skin care. Evening Primrose contains a large amount of gamma linoleic acid, beneficial to prevent wrinkles, break down scar tissue and soothe skin irritations. Gamma linoleic acid is one of the essential fatty acids found to repair, protect and renew the skin. Because they are vital for hydration, protection and maintaining health and beauty, Evening Primrose Oil supports a natural barrier for the epithelial, the outer layer of the skin. A shield of protection for anti aging, and from environmental free radicals and toxins.
Pumpkin Seed Oil
Helps strengthen and maintain cell integrity while repairing damaged skin. Reduces fluid retention and varicose veins. Clears the complexion and congested pores. Nutrients in Pumpkin Seed Oil, zinc, Vitamin E, Beta Carotene, Selenium, and Vitamin C. These emollient properties particularly Zinc and vitamin C, protect, tone and tighten the pores. Zinc along with natural selenium clarifies oily skin.
BLACK CURRANT SEED OIL These emollient properties particularly Zinc, vitamin C, Beta Carotene, and Selenium protect, tone and tighten the pores. Zinc along with natural selenium clarifies oily skin and maintains the elasticity of the skin. The essential fatty acids, omega 6 and omega 3 penetrate, exfoliate and hydrates. Anti-inflammatory for itchy, inflamed conditions.
BLACK CUMIN SEED OIL
Helps strengthen and maintain cell integrity while repairing damaged skin. Reduces fluid retention and varicose veins. Clears the complexion and congested pores.
Turmeric Essential Oil, Applied Topically will Cleanse, Strengthen, Stimulate and Regenerate the Liver.Blend 10 drops of Turmeric Essential Oil to an ounce of carrier oil for an Anti-Inflammatory Body Rub and Liver Detox.
The liver is a vital organ deserving of our attention and utmost care for optimal health. Turmeric is well-known in the holistic health world for its ability to help improve liver health. The liver is anessential detoxifying organ. The health andcondition affects the entire body. Ayurveda has accepted turmeric for its healing qualities that can be beneficial by either topical or internal use. Turmeric has powerful anti-inflammatory, anti-viral, anti-bacterial, anti-parasitic, and anti-fungal properties.Turmeric essential oil applied topically in a dilution with MCT oil supports a detoxifying and cleansing synergistic vitality that strengthens, stimulates, and regenerates the liver.
Certain medications, environmental toxins, alcohol, and processed foods are particularly burdensome on the liver and an overabundance of these substances start to cause serious health issues.
There are many things you can do to start supporting the liver which include eating wholesome organic foods, especially fresh fruits and vegetables. You can also take a tablespoon of raw apple cider vinegar daily and or drink Kombucha, organic green tea, organic roasted dandelion root tea, or fresh organiccarrot juice to help support and detox.Dry brushing the skinbefore you bathe, sweating it out, and getting good lymphatic drainage is a holistic approach.
If your wondering, how can I tell if my liver is becoming sluggish and burdened? Your body will begin to show signs of a stressed liver that is beginning to stagnated. Keep an eye on your tongue. If it is cracked down the center it is time to take action and start a detox and cleansing diet.A dull ache under the ribs on the right side of the body, rub diluted Turmeric Essential Oil, 10 drops per oz. or carrier oil, around the rib cage on the right and left side. Yourright shoulder or back pain, rub on your Turmeric Essential Oil blend. Turmeric’s active components are known to block inflammatory cytokines and enzymes. That’s what makes it a good topical application to help reduce pain, inflammation, and stiffness in joints.
COLD AND FLU SEASON Protect Yourself with Essential oils
Take precautions during the cold and flu season. Viral infections are dangerous. A healthy defense system may prevent a full fledged attack. The trigger points that stimulate our immune system to over-react to a pathogenic invasion can cause excessive amounts of fluid to settle in our lungs, nasal and ear cavities. This condition is the perfect environment to breed infections.
Alternative approaches to counteract this inflammatory response is hot and spicy lemon and raw honey drinks are comforting antidotes. Also,Essential Oils work wonders as part of your daily routine to avoid getting sick. Of course, if you are sick, these pointers will help speed up recovery.
Peppermint Essential Oil, opens air passages, inhale over a bowl of hot steaming water 5 drops of Peppermint Oil. Put a towel over your head and lean over the bowl of steam. Use as often as necessary to clear the sinus passages. Make ½ a gallon of peppermint tea and add lemon and raw honey to taste, heat or drink cold. Peppermint has a cooling and drying action with an antispasmodic effect on the respiratory system. For achy muscles, place 30 drops of Peppermint Essential Oil in an ounce of carrier oil. Massage the oil into your sore muscles and chest. Peppermint has been used as an anesthetic and will relieve aches and pains associated with a cold or flu. Avoid Peppermint Essential Oil if you are pregnant. Lemon Essential Oil is an antiseptic, antibacterial that has a tonic action on the lymphatic system and may prevent the onset of a cold or flu. Dilute Lemon Essential Oil in a carrier oil of your choice. Use 30 drops to an ounce of oil. Add to your bath and rub the floating oil all over your body.
5 Trees Essential Oil Blend, contains antibacterial and antiviral constituents. Wipe clean your counters and fixtures with 5 Trees Blend to knock outgerms in your kitchen, bathroom and living areas. 5 Trees Essential Oil Blend is a broad spectrum antibacterial and anti-viral blend of the world’s strongest germ busters. Use in avaporizer, nebulizer, diffuser, or mister to keep the air you breathe free and clear.
Lavender Essential Oil, anantibacterial has a natural antiseptic and detoxifying action. Put someLavender Essential Oil in your bath to help you feel better and enjoy it's comforting and relaxing effects. Try it as a dry inhaler (drops on a handkerchief), in adiffuser, vaporizer, and mister bottle. There’s nothing better than Lavender to help you recover quicker from an illness than a hot bath with Lavender Essential Oil and great massage to detox the lymphatic system after fighting an infection. Lavender's alterative action strengthens the weaker systems in your body so your recovery time and energy is restored at a faster rate. Lavender'sadaptagen action restores our health and eliminates fatigue; lending itself very useful and effective in all your skincare product. The more products with Lavender Essential Oil the better for your well being. Also, for tender skin put some Lavender Essential Oil on a handkerchief or tissueto keep your skin from becoming chapped, it is an anti-inflammatory and proliferates new skin tissue.