Essential Oils

Essential Oils For Common Ailments

common ailmentsEssential oils are extremely useful as it can relieve stress and cure certain sickness. Many people use essential oils to tackle the common ailments that are faced in everyday life due to work and other reasons.

Here are some of the common ailments and the type of essential oil to handle it :

Stress Related Disorders

Anxiety - Basil, Bergamot, Geranium, Lavender, sweet Marjoram, Melissa, Neroli, Sandalwood, Vetiver.

Mild Shock - Basil, Chamomile, Melissa, Peppermint, Rosemary.

Depression - Bergamot, Chamomile, geranium, Jasmine, Lavender, Neroli, Patchouli, Rose, Rosemary, Clary Sage.

Fatigue - Clary Sage, Eucalyptus, Juniper, Peppermint, Rosemary.

Skin Complaints/Disorders

Dry Skin - Bergamot, Chamomile, Geranium, Jasmine, Lavender, Melissa, Neroli, Patchouli, Sandalwood, Ylang Ylang.

Oily Skin - Cypress, Lemon, Tea Tree.

Acne - Bergamot, Chamomile, Cedar, Cypress, Eucalyptus, Fennel, Geranium, Rosemary, Juniper, Lavender, Lemon, Myrrh, Parsley, Patchouli, Rose, Sandalwood, Tea Tree.

Eczema - Chamomile, Geranium, Juniper, Lavender, Melissa.

Psoriasis - Bergamot, Chamomile, Eucalyptus, Lavender, Peppermint.

Feminine Disorders

Amenorrhoea - Chamomile, Clary Sage, Fennel, Geranium.

Dsymenorrhoea - Cypress, Geranium, Rose.

Hot Flushes - Chamomile, Clary Sage, Jasmine, Lavender, Neroli, Petitgrain, Sandalwood, Ylang Ylang.

Mastitis - Chamomile, Clary Sage, Geranium, Lavender, Rose.

Period Pain - Clary Sage, Lavender, Marjoram.

PMT - Geranium, Lavender, Neroli, Petitgrain, Rose.

Other Common Ailments

Flu/Cold/Sinus - Basil, Bergamot, Citronella, Eucalyptus, Frankincense, Lemon, Sweet Orange, Pine, Rosemary, Rosewood, Tea Tree, Peppermint.

Cough - Cedar, Eucalyptus, Peppermint, Rosewood.

Digestion - Bergamot, Roman Chamomile, Sweet Orange.

Muscular Pain/Arthiritis/Rheumatism - Basil, Eucalyptus, Lemongrass, Sweet Marjoram, Pine, Rosemary.