ESSENTIAL OIL

BOTANICAL NAME

TREATMENT

PROPERTIES

HOW TO USE

BLEND WITH

WARNING

BASIL

Ocymum
basilicum

Bronchitis, Headache, Migraine, Digestive Aid, Mouth Ulcer, Gum Infection

Properties of Basil Essential Oils How to use Basil Essential Oils

Lavender, Geranium, Bergamot

WARNING: This Essential Oil May Irritate Sensitive Skin - Dilute

BERGAMOT

Citrus
bergamia

Cystitis, Anxiety, Skincare, Urethritis, Appetite Regulator, Digestive Aid, Acne

Properties of Bergamot Essential Oils How to use Bergamot Essential Oils

Cypress, Neroli, Jasmine

WARNING: This Essential Oil Has Sensitivity with Sunlight

BLACK PEPPER

Piper
nigrum

Digestive Tract, Antispasmodic, Kidneys, Muscle Pain, Stiff Joints, Anaemia

Properties of Black Pepper Essential Oils How to use Black Pepper Essential Oils

Sandalwood, Rosemary, Marjoram, Frankincense, Lavender

WARNING: Do Not Overuse This Essential Oil

CAJEPUT

Melaleuca
leucodendron

Infection, Cold, Catarrh, Sinusitis, Headaches, Pain Killing, Sore Throats

Properties of Cajeput Essential Oils How to use Cajeput Essential Oils

Lavender to balance

WARNING: Do Not Take This Essential Oil Before Bedtime WARNING: This Essential Oil May Irritate Sensitive Skin - Dilute

CEDARWOOD

Cedrus
atlantica

Antiseptic, Bronchitis, Catarrh, Cystitis, Urinal and Vaginal Infections

Properties of Cedarwood Essential Oils How to use Cedarwood Essential Oils

Sandalwood, Bergamot, Jasmine, Neroli, Juniper

WARNING: Do Not Use This Essential Oil Durning Pregnancy

CHAMOMILE

Anthemis
nobilis

Stomach Upsets, Anti-inflammatory, Eyes, Insomnia, Sprains, Earaches, Hair, Soothing

Properties of Chamomile Essential Oils How to use Chamomile Essential Oils

Melissa, Lavender, Rose, Cedarwood, Neroli, Geranium

 

CLARY SAGE

Salvia
sclarea

Muscle Relaxant, Asthma, Digestive, Tonic, Stress, Tension, Menstrual, Cramps

Properties of Clary Sage Essential Oils How to use Clary Sage Essential Oils

Lavender, Sandalwood, Jasmine, Geranium, Cypress, Orange

WARNING: Do Not Use This Essential Oil Durning Pregnancy WARNING: Do Not Use This Essential Oil With Alcohol

CORIANDER

Coriandrum
sativum

Stimulates Appetite, Analgestic, Flatulence, Rheumatic Pains, Aids Digestion

Properties of Coriander Essential Oils How to use Coriander Essential Oils

Jasmine, Sandalwood, Bergamot, Neroli, Rose, Geranium

WARNING: Do Not Use This Essential Oil Durning Pregnancy

CYPRESS

Cupressus
semperirens

Astringent, Antiseptic, Circulation, Asthma, Menstrual Regulation, Haemorrhoids

Properties of Cypress Essential Oils How to use Cypress Essential Oils

Bergamot, Juniper, Pine, Lemon, Lavender, Orange

 

FENNEL

Foeniculum
vulgare

Carminative, Digestive, Flatulence, PMT, Regulates Menstrual Cycle, Detoxifying

Properties of Fennel Essential Oils How to use Fennel Essential Oils

Rose, Sandalwood, Juniper

WARNING: Do Not Overuse This Essential Oil

FRANKINCENSE

Boswellia
carteri

Anxiety, Respiratory Infections, Soothing, Asthma, Uterine Tonic

Properties of Frankincense Essential Oils How to use Frankincense Essential Oils

Neroli, Myrrh, Sandalwood

 

GARLIC

Allium
sativum

High Blood Pressure, Heart Disease, Cough, Blood Circulation, Colds, Cholesterol

Properties of Garlic Essential Oils How to use Garlic Essential Oils

Lavender, Peppermint

WARNING: Do Not Use This Essential Oil Durning Pregnancy

GERANIUM

Pelagonium
odorantissimum

Antidepressant, Astringent, Diuretic, Haemostatic, Promotes Healing, PMT

Properties of Geranium Essential Oils How to use Geraniumc Essential Oils

Bergamot, Citronella, Lemon Grass, Lavender

 

GINGER

Zingiber
officinalis

Catarrh, Diarrhoea, Rheumatism, Colds, Flu, Cramps, Nausea, Travel & Morning Sickness

Properties of Ginger Essential Oils How to use Ginger Essential Oils

Lavender, Orange, Neroli

 

JASMINE

Jasminium
grandiflorum

Uterine, Menstrual Pain, Antidepressant, Cramps, Coughs, Childbirth, Chest

Properties of Jasmine Essential Oils How to use Jasmine Essential Oils

Neroli, Sandalwood, Rose, Cedarwood

NOT TO BE TAKEN

JUNIPER

Juniperus
grandiflorum

Diuretic, Detoxifying, Astringent, Tonic, Eczema, Cystitis, Purifying

Properties of Juniper Essential Oils How to use Juniper Essential Oils

Sandalwood, Bergamot, Geranium, Rosemary, Marjoram

WARNING: Do Not Use This Essential Oil Durning Pregnancy WARNING: Do Not Overuse This Essential Oil

LAVENDER

Lavandula
angustifolia

Analgesic, Antibiotic, Antiviral, Headache, Menstrual Pain, Acne, Anti-inflammatory

Properties of Lavender Essential Oils How to use Lavender Essential Oils

Bergamot, Orange, Lemon, Geranium, Pine

 

EUCALYPTUS

Eucalyptus
globulus

Decongestant, Antiviral, Colds, Influenza, Antiseptic, Wounds, Burns, Muscular Pain

Properties of Eucalyptus Essential Oils How to use Eucalyptus Essential Oils

Melissa, Lavender, Lemon, Pine, Thyme, Chamomile

WARNING: Do Not Overuse This Essential Oil

LEMON

Citrus
limonum

Stimulates Immune System, Corns, Warts, Bleeding Gums, Digestive & Circulatory Tonic

Properties of Lemon Essential Oils How to use Lemon Essential Oils

Lavender, Ylang Ylang, Eucalyptus, Fennel, Juniper, Cedarwood

WARNING: Do Not Overuse This Essential Oil WARNING: This Essential Oil May Irritate Sensitive Skin - Dilute

LEMON GRASS

Cymbopogon
citratus

Infections, Fever, Digestive, Tonic, Headache, Deodorant, Footbaths

Properties of Lemon Grass Essential Oils How to use Lemon Grass Essential Oils

Lavender, Eucalyptus, Geranium, Juniper, Rose

WARNING: This Essential Oil May Irritate Sensitive Skin - Dilute

MARJORAM

Origanum
marjorana

Respiratory Problems, Cold, Insomnia, Blood Pressure, Rheumatism, Arthritis

Properties of Marjoram Essential Oils How to use Marjoram Essential Oils

Lavender, Bergamot, Rosemary

WARNING: Do Not Use This Essential Oil Durning Pregnancy

MARIGOLD

Calendula
officinalis

Dry Skin, Nappy Rash, Promotes Healing, Varicose Veins, Chronic Ulcers

Properties of Marigold Essential Oils How to use Marigold Essential Oils

Mandarin

 

MELISSA

Melissa
officinalis

Eczema, Skin, Allergies, Coughs, Shock, Menstral Regulations, Blood Pressure

Properties of Melissa Essential Oils How to use Melissa Essential Oils

Lavender, Rose, Neroli, Geranium

WARNING: This Essential Oil May Irritate Sensitive Skin - Dilute

MYRRH

Commiphora
myrrha

Promotes Healing, Stomach, Eczema, Acne, Anti-inflammatory, Mouth Ulcers, Digestive

Properties of Myrrh Essential Oils How to use Myrrh Essential Oils

Sandalwood, Frankincense

WARNING: Do Not Use This Essential Oil Durning Pregnancy

MYRTLE

Myrtaceae
family

Astringent, Acne, Catarrh, Bronchial, Chest, Haemorrhoids, Urinary Infections

Properties of Myrtle Essential Oils How to use Myrtle Essential Oils

Lavender, Cypress, Neroli, Lemon, Geranium

 

NEROLI

Citrus
vulgaris

Antidepressant, Antispasmodic, Insomnia, Gentle Sedative, Shock, Gums, Mouth

Properties of Neroli Essential Oils How to use Neroli Essential Oils

Rose, Sandalwood, Lavender, Jasmine, Lemon, Bergamot

 

NUTMEG

Myristica
fragrans

Circulation, Heart, Digestion, Bad Breath, Rheumatic Pain, Appetizer

Properties of Nutmeg Essential Oils How to use Nutmeg Essential Oils

Clove, Orange, Rosemary

WARNING: Do Not Overuse This Essential Oil

PINE

Pinus
sylvestris

Chest Infections, Colds, Sore Throats, Circulation, Rheumatic Pains, Lungs

Properties of Pine Essential Oils How to use Pine Essential Oils

Eucalyptus, Lavender

WARNING: This Essential Oil May Irritate Sensitive Skin - Dilute

ORANGE

Citrus
aurantium

Antispasmodic, Stomach, Mild Sedative, Constipation, Chronic Diarrhoea

Properties of Orange Essential Oils How to use Orange Essential Oils

Ylang Ylang, Juniper, Sandalwood, Cypress, Cinnamon

WARNING: Do Not Take This Essential Oil Before Bedtime WARNING: This Essential Oil Has Sensitivity With Sunlight

PATCHOULI

Pogostemon
cablin

Antidepressant, Antiseptic, Astringent, Fluid Retention, Anti-inflammatory, Stings

Properties of Patchouli Essential Oils How to use Patchouli Essential Oils

Ylang Ylang, Rose, Bergamot, Lemon, Geranium, Jasmine

WARNING: Do Not Overuse This Essential Oil

PEPPERMINT

Mentha
piperata

Colic, Diarrhoea, Indigestion, Vomiting, Stomach Pain, Cold, Fever, Headache

Properties of Peppermint Essential Oils How to use Peppermint Essential Oils

Eucalyptus, Lavender, Majoram, Rosemary

WARNING: Do Not Take This Essential Oil Before Bedtime WARNING: This Essential Oil May Irritate Sensitive Skin - Dilute

ROSE

Rosa centifolia
Rosa damascena

Antidepressant, Anorexia, Regulating Menstrual, Confidence Improving

Properties of Rose Essential Oils How to use Rose Essential Oils

Neroli, Sandalwood, Jasminie, Geranium

 

ROSEMARY

Rosmarinus
officinalis

Heart, Liver, Colds, Gallbladder, Catarrh, Speech, Sinusitis, Asthma, Sight, Memory

Properties of Rosemary Essential Oils How to use Rosemary Essential Oils

Peppermint, Lemon, Bergamot, Basil, Cedar wood

WARNING: Do Not Overuse This Essential Oil WARNING: Do Not Use This Essential Oil Durning Pregnancy

SANDALWOOD

Santalum
album

Antiseptic, Dry Skin, Sore Throat, Cystitis, Bronchitis, Urinary Infection

Properties of Sandalwood Essential Oils How to use Sandalwood Essential Oils

Frankincense, Rose, Jasmine, Ylang Ylang

 

TEA TREE

Melaleuca
alternifolia

Influenza, Fungi, Viruses, Warts, Ringworm, Cold Sores, Blisters, Acne

Properties of Tea Tree Essential Oils How to use Tea Tree Essential Oils

Lavender

WARNING: This Essential Oil May Irritate Sensitive Skin - Dilute

YLANG YLANG

Cananga
odorata

Relieves Sexual Anxiety, High Blood Pressure, Slows Breathing, Antidepressant

Properties of Ylang Ylang Essential Oils How to use Ylang Ylang Essential Oils

Sandalwood, Lemon, Orange, Bergamot, Jasmine, Neroli

WARNING: Do Not Overuse This Essential Oil
   


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