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Posted by on Oct. 2, 2012 at 1:13 PM
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Essential Oil Use Chart A, B

Acne & Oily Skin
Oils Benzoin, bergamot, cypress, geranium, grapefruit, jasmine, juniper, lemon, lemongrass, orange, patchouli, peppermint, petitgrain, sandalwood, tea tree, ylang ylang
Recipes See Homemade Acne Remedies
Antibacterial
Oils Cinnamon, clove, eucalyptus, geranium, ginger, grapefruit, helichrysum, juniper, lavender, lemon, lemongrass, marjoram, orange, peppermint, pine, rosemary, spruce, tea tree, thyme
Recipes Eucalyptus Bath Salts, Disinfectant Cleaning Recipes, Aromatherapy Diffuser Recipes
Anxiety & Frazzled Nerves
Oils Benzoin, bergamot, cedar, chamomile, clary sage, cypress, frankincense, geranium, grapefruit, helichrysum, jasmine, lavender, lemon, lemongrass, marjoram, orange, palmarosa, petitgrain, rose, sandalwood, vanilla, vetiver, ylang ylang
Recipes Oatmeal Herbal Bath, Tension Tamer Bath Salts, Lavender Massage Oil See Aromatherapy for Stress
Asthma
Oils Angelica, cedar, clary sage, eucalyptus, frankincense, geranium, ginger, lavender, lemon, marjoram, peppermint, ravensara, rose
Recipes Eucalyptus Bath Oil, Lavender Bath Oil, Eucalyptus Bath Salts, Therapeutic Massage Oil
Athletes Foot
Oils Cedar, eucalyptus, frankincense, helichrysum, lavender, lemongrass, rosewood, tea tree
Recipes Coming soon!
Burns & Sunburn (Minor)
Oils Lavender
Recipes Apply (gently!) directly to burn using a cotton ball. Add 10 drops to a cool bath. Add 10 drops to 1/2 cup of water in a mister bottle. Spray on burn. Use Lavender Salve or Lavender Lotion.

Essential Oil Use Chart C, D

Cellulite
Oils Basil, bergamot, cedar, cinnamon, cypress, grapefruit, juniper, lavender, lemon, orange, pine, rosemary, thyme
Recipes See Aromatherapy Body Scrubs
Colds, Flu & Other Viruses
Prevention: Antiviral Essential Oils
Oils Coriander, eucalyptus, geranium, hyssop, lavender, marjoram, naiouli, oregano, palmarosa, peppermint, petitgrain, ravensara, rose, rosemary, sage, spearmint, tea tree, thyme
Recipes Antiviral Essential Oil Facts, Disinfectant Cleaning Recipes, Aromatherapy Diffuser Recipes
Aching Muscles and Joints
Oils Basil, benzoin, cedar, chamomile, cinnamon, clary sage, coriander, cypress, eucalyptus, frankincense, geranium, ginger, jasmine, juniper, lavender, lemongrass, marjoram, palmarosa, pepper, peppermint, pine, rose, rosemary, thyme, vetiver, ylang ylang
Recipes See Aromatherapy for Pain
Coughs and Chest Congestion
Oils Benzoin, cedar, coriander, eucalyptus, frankincense, geranium, helichrysum, hyssop, jasmine, lavender, marjoram, naiouli, oregano, palmarosa, peppermint, petitgrain, pine, ravensara, rose, rosemary, sage, spearmint, spruce, tea tree, thyme
Recipes See Aromatherapy for Colds
Cold Sores
Oils Melissa (lemon balm) is said to be the most powerful herpes fighter, followed by bergamot, eucalyptus, hyssop, lemongrass, peppermint and tea tree
Recipes Coming soon!
Concentration & Memory
Oils Bergamot, cinnamon, coriander, eucalyptus, ginger, grapefruit, helichrysum, juniper, lemon, lemongrass, orange, pepper, peppermint, petitgrain, pine, rosemary, spruce, thyme
Recipes Eucalyptus Bath Oil, Energizing Bath Salts, Peppermint Lotion, Aromatherapy Diffuser Recipes
Depression
Oils Benzoin, bergamot, chamomile, cinnamon, clary sage, cypress, frankincense, geranium, ginger, grapefruit, helichrysum, jasmine, juniper, lavender, lemon, lemongrass, orange, palmarosa, patchouli, peppermint, petitgrain, pine, rose, sandalwood, spruce, vanilla, vetiver, ylang ylang
Recipes See Aromatherapy for Depression
Detoxification
Oils Basil, benzoin, bergamot, cedar, cinnamon, cypress, geranium, grapefruit, juniper, lavender, lemon, orange, pine, rosemary, thyme
Recipes Citrus Bath Salts, Citrus-Mint Body Scrub
Digestion (Gas, Heartburn, Flatulence)
Oils Angelia, anise, coriander, cumin, dill, fennel, ginger, hyssop, lemongrass, marjoram, peppermint
Recipes See the Nausea section in Aromatherapy for Pregnancy. Rub Peppermint Lotion on your stomach.
Dry, Devitalized or Mature Skin
Oils Chamomile, frankincense, helichrysum, palmarosa, patchouli, peppermint, rose, sandalwood, ylang ylang
Recipes Sandalwood Lotion, Sensual Massage Oil.

Essential Oil Use Chart E, F

Eczema, Psoriasis & Rashes
Oils Benzoin, chamomile, frankincense, helichrysum, jasmine, lavender, palmarosa, patchouli, rose, rosewood, sandalwood
Recipes Sandalwood Lotion, Lavender Body & Bath Oil.
Fatigue
Oils Bergamot, cinnamon, coriander, cypress, eucalyptus, ginger, grapefruit, juniper, lemon, lemongrass, patchouli, pepper, peppermint, pine, rosemary, thyme
Recipes Energizing Bath Salts, Peppermint Lotion.

Essential Oil Use Chart G,H

Hangover
Oils Fennel, ginger, juniper, peppermint, rosemary
Recipes See Headache Remedies. See Nausea and Heartburn

 

 

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by Group Owner on Oct. 2, 2012 at 1:17 PM

 

Essential Oil Use Chart

A handy reference guide for essential oils and their uses... from acne to weight loss




The effects of aromatherapy on the mind and body are many, varied and marvelous. We can benefit from aromatherapy simply by using essential oils for the right problem at the right time.


This essential oil use chart is sorted by topic (such as Asthma, Headache or Stress Relief, for example.) Click on the links to jump straight to each topic and its essential oil uses, or scroll down the page to browse through the entire essential oil use chart.


A, B


C, D


E, F


G, H


I - K


L, M


N - P


S - Z


Don't see what you're looking for? Click here to request a topic to be added to the essential oil use chart.

JCTVCBN
by Group Owner on Oct. 2, 2012 at 1:36 PM

 

http://www.bk2natur.com/essential-oil-directory.html

Essential Oil Directory

Essential Oil Directory

Sometimes we want our soap to serve a dual purpose. We want it to not only cleanse our skin but to benefit a particular ailment or have certain qualities.

The list below contains essential oils catagorized by the ailment the oils are reported to benefit or qualities they are said to contain.

  • Acne - Bergamot, Chamomile, Geranium, Lavender, Lemon, Palmarosa, Rosemary, Tea Tree, Benzoin, Cedarwood, Clove Bud, Frankincense, Grapefruit, Lemongrass, Lime, Mandarin, Patchouli, Pepermint, Petitgrain, Rosewood, Sandalwood, Spearmint, Tangerine, Thyme and Ylang Ylang.

  • Anti-Bacterial - Peru Balsam, Black Pepper, Chamomile, Citronella, Clary Sage, Frankincense, Geranium, Ginger, Grapefruit, Lemon, Lemongrass, Lime, Sweet Marjoram, Neroli, Nutmeg, Sweet Orange, Oregano, Palmarosa, Patchouli, Pine, Rose, Sandalwood, Tea Tree and Thyme.

  • Anti-Septic - Anise, Peru Balsam, Basil, Bay, Benzoin, Bergamot, Black Pepper, Cedarwood, Cinnamon Leaf, Citronella, Clary Sage, Clove Bud, Eucalyptus, Fennel, Frankincense, Geranium, Ginger, Grapefruit, Jasmine, Lavender, Lemon, Lemongrass, Lime, Mandarin, Sweet Marjoram, Myrrh, Neroli, Nutmeg, Oakmoss, Sweet Orange, Oregano, Patchouli, Peppermint, Petitgrain, Pine, Rose, Rosemary, Rosewood, Sandalwood, Spearmint, Tangerine, Tea Tree, Thyme, Vetiver and Ylang Ylang.

  • Aphrodisiac - Black Pepper, Cedarwood, Clary Sage, Clove Bud, Ginger, Jasmine, Neroli, Nutmeg, Patchouli, Rose, Rosemary, Rosewood, Sandalwood, Thyme and Ylang Ylang.

  • Astringent - Bay, Benzoin, Bergamot, Catnip, Cinnamon Leaf, Clary Sage, Frankincense, Geranium, Grapefruit, Lemon, Lemongrass, Lime, Myrrh, Patchouli, Peppermint, Rose, Rosemary, Sandalwood, Spearmint and Thyme.

  • Athletes Foot - Lavender, Myrrh, Tea Tree, Clove Bud, Eucalyptus, Lemon, Lemongrass and Patchouli.

  • Chapped/Cracked Skin - Benzoin, Myrrh, Patchouli, Peru Balsam and Sandalwood.

  • Dandruff - Bay, Cedarwood, Clary Sage, Lavender, Patchouli, Rosemary, Tea Tree, Eucalyptus and Lemon.

  • Deodorizing - Benzoin, Bergamot, Citronella, Clary Sage, Eucalyptus, Geranium, Lavender, Lemongrass, Lime, Neroli, Patchouli, Petitgrain, Pine and Rosewood.

  • Depression - Bergamot, Jasmine, Lavender, Neroli, Rose, Sandalwood, Ylang Ylang, Basil, Clary Sage, Frankincense, Geranium, Grapefruit, Lemon, Lemongrass, Sweet Orange, Patchouli, Peppermint, Petitgrain, Rosemary and Rosewood.

  • Dry Skin - Chamomile, Jasmine, Sandalwood, Peru Balsam, Frankincense, Lavender and Rosewood.

  • Eczema - Bergamot, Chamomile, Lavender, Rose, Patchouli, Benzoin, Peru Balsam, Cedarwood, Geranium, Myrrh, Palmarosa, Peppermint, Rosemary and Thyme.

  • Hair Growth (promoting) - Bay, Basil, Grapefruit and Ylang Ylang.

  • Insect Bites - Chamomile, Lavender, Tea Tree, Bergamot, Basil, Cinnamon Leaf, Eucalyptus, Lemon, Thyme and Ylang Ylang.

  • Insect Repellant - Cedarwood, Citronella, Lavender, Bergamot, Basil, Catnip, Cinnamon Leaf, Clove Bud, Geranium, Lemon, Lemongrass, Patchouli, Pine, Rosemary and Sandalwood.

  • Insomnia - Lemon Balm, Lavender, Chamomile, Neroli, Basil, Catnip, Cedarwood, Clary Sage, Frankincense, Mandarin, Sweet Marjoram, Petitgrain, Rose, Sandalwood, Tangerine, Thyme, Vetiver and Ylang Ylang.

  • Mature Skin/Wrinkles - Frankincense, Neroli, Rose, Carrot Seed, Clary Sage, Fennel, Myrrh, Palmarosa, Patchouli, Rosewood, Rosemary, Jasmine, Manderin, Lavender, Geranium and Ylang Ylang.

  • Oily Skin - Bergamot, Geranium, Lavender, Sandalwood, Tea Tree, Bay, Carrot Seed, Citronella, Sweet Fennel, Jasmine, Juniper Berry, Lemon, Lemongrass, mandarin, Palmarosa, Patchouli, Petitgrain, Rosemary, Rosewood, Clary Sage, Thyme, Vetiver and Ylang Ylang.

  • Psoriasis - Bergamot, Lavender, Benzoin and Carrot Seed.

  • Rashes - Chamomile, Lavender, Peru Balsam, Carrot Seed, Sandalwood and Tea Tree.

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