Oils Guide

Analgesic (Pain Killer): Active, Basil, Clove, Coriander, Eucalyptus, Geranium, Lemongrass, Peppermint, Relief, Rosemary, Thyme, Ylang Ylang

Anesthetic: Clove, Eucalyptus, Peppermint, Relief, Thyme

Anti-aging (wrinkles):  Frankincense, Myrrh, Repair, Smooth

Anti-bacterial: Basil, Clean, Clove, Eucalyptus, Lemon, Lemongrass, Myrrh, Orange, Oregano, Peppermint, Rosemary, Thyme

Anti-biotic - Oregano, Guardian

Anti-diaherral:  Clove, Digest

Anti-depressant: Basil, Clary Sage, Escape, Geranium, Grapefruit, Joy, Lavender, Lemon, Lime, Orange, Rosemary

Antiemetic (prevents nausea): Basil, Clove, Coriander, Digest, Lavender, Lemon, Peppermint

Anti-fungal: Eucalyptus, Lavender, Lemon, Lemongrass, Myrrh, Oregano, Tea Tree, Thyme,

Anti-histaminic (relieves allergies):  Allergy3, Eucalyptus, Lavender, Lemon, Peppermint 

Anti-inflammatory:  Active, Eucalyptus, Frankincense, Geranium, Lavender, Lemongrass, Oregano, Peppermint, Relief, Rosemary

Anti-lithic (prevent kidney stones):  Frankincense, Geranium, Lemon, Rosemary

Anti-migraine:  Basil, Eucalyptus, Grapefruit, Lavender, Migraine, Peppermint, Relief, Roman Chamomile, Thyme

Anti-neuralgic (reduces nerve pain): Active, Clove, Lavender, Peppermint, Relief, Rosemary

Anti-parasitic (destroys parasites): Clove, Eucalyptus

Anti-pruritic (anti-itch): Geranium, Lavender, Repair, Roman Chamomile

Anti-sclerotic (prevents tissue hardening): Lemon, Rosemary, Tea tree

Anti-septic: Basil, Clean, Clove, Eucalyptus, Grapefruit, Lemon, Lemongrass, Lime,  Oregano, Tea Tree,  Thyme, Ylang Ylang

Anti-spasmodic (prevent muscle spasm): Active, Basil, Clove, Coriander, Frankincense, Lavender, Lemon, Lemongrass, Orange, Rosemary, Peppermint, Thyme

Anti-sudorific (reduces perspiration):  Lemongrass

Anti-toxic  (counteracts poison): Basil, Coriander, Lemon, Orange, Oregano, Rosemary

Anti-tussive (relieves cough):  Clear, Basil, Frankincense, Geranium, Myrrh, Peppermint

Anti-viral: Basil, Clove, Eucalyptus, Guardian, Orange, Oregano, Peppermint, Rosemary, Tea Tree

Aphrodisiac: Clove, Coriander, Geranium, Ylang Ylang

Appetite Suppressant :  Coriander, Grapefruit, Lemon, Lime, Orange

Astringent (constricts secretions or bleeding): Lemongrass, Clary Sage, Geranium, Lemon, Peppermint, Rosemary, Tea Tree

Balsamic (soothing): Lavender, Roman Chamomile

Cardiotonic (stimulates heart): Basil, Oregano, Peppermint, Rosemary

Carminative (relieves gas and colic): Basil, Clary Sage, Clove, Coriander, Digest, Frankincense, Lemon, Oregano, Peppermint, Roman Chamomile, Rosemary, Thyme 

Decongestant: Basil, Clary Sage, Clear, Eucalyptus, Frankincense, Lemon, Lime, Orange, Oregano, Rosemary, Tea Tree

Deodorant:  Eucalyptus, Geranium, Lemongrass, Tea Tree

Digestive (Antacid): Basil, Clary Sage, Coriander, Digest, Frankincense, Lemon, Myrrh, Oregano, Peppermint, Rosemary

Disinfectant: Clean, Clove, Eucalyptus, Grapefruit, Lemon, Lime Orange, Oregano, Rosemary, Tea Tree

Diuretic (produces urine):  Basil, Clary Sage, Coriander, Lemon, Lemongrass, Myrrh, Rosemary, Thyme

Emmenogogue (induces menstrual flow): Basil, Clary Sage, Frankincense, Lavender, Myrrh, Oregano, Peppermint, Roman Chamomile, Rosemary, Thyme

Emollient (moisturizer): Lavender, Orange, Peppermint

Estrogenic (having the effects of estrogen): Basil, Clary Sage, Coriander, Flash, Geranium, Ladies, Lemongrass

Expectorant (discharge of fluid of respiratory tract): Basil, Clary Sage, Clear, Clove, Eucalyptus, Frankincense, Lavender, Lemon, Lime, Orange, Oregano, Rosemary, Thyme

Febrifuge (reduce fever): Basil, Eucalyptus, Grapefruit, Lemon, Lemongrass, Peppermint, Roman Chamomile, Tea Tree, Thyme

Hemostatic (arrests bleeding or hemorrhage): Geranium, Frankincense, Lemon, Lime

Hepatic (aiding the liver): Basil, Clary Sage, Lemon, Peppermint, Rosemary

Hypnotic (induce sleep): Lavender, Roman Chamomile, Ylang Ylang

Insecticide: Basil, Clove, Eucalyptus, Nature, Peppermint, Repel, Tea Tree, Thyme

Laxative: Basil, Lemon, Orange, Oregano, Rosemary

Nervine (relieves disorders of the nerves): Lavender, Orange, Peppermint, Roman Chamomile

Regenerator: Eucalyptus, Escape, Grapefruit, Joy Lemon, Lime, Orange

Rejuvenator:  Coriander, Escape, Joy, Lemongrass, Lemon, Peppermint, Rosemary

Relaxant: Coriander, Frankincense, Lavender, Roman Chamomile, Rosemary, Sleep, Ylang Ylang

Sedative: Basil, Lavender, Roman Chamomile, Sleep, Ylang Ylang

Stimulant: Basil, Eucalyptus, Lemongrass, Orange, Peppermint, Rosemary, Thyme

Stomachic (stimulates digestion): Basil, Digest, Lemon, Oregano, Peppermint, Rosemary

Tonic: Basil, Frankincense, Lemongrass, Peppermint, Rosemary, Thyme

Vermifuge (destroys intestinal worms and parasites):  Clove, Geranium, Oregano, Peppermint

Vulnerary (used for healing wounds): Clove, Eucalyptus, Frankincense, Geranium, Lavender, Repair, Roman Chamomile, Rosemary, Thyme

 

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Frankincense - arthritis, mental clarity, anti-infectious, nervousness, dizziness, depression, cold and flu, inflammation, seizures, anti-tumoral, migraines, degenerative eyes, scars and wounds, wrinkles, acne, circulation, hemorrhoids, urinary tract and menstruation.

Lavender - calming, soothing, cuts, scrapes, rashes, sunburn, hair growth, sleep aid, burns, insect bites, asthma, hay fever, headaches, relieve stress, depression and earaches. 

Lemon - anemia, detoxification, cleanse, depression, gout, high blood pressure, sore throat, disinfectant, acid reflux, digestion, cooking, insect repellent, warts, mouth sores, nosebleeds, degrease hair or skin, scar tissue.

Oregano - antibiotic, antiviral, colds, flu, athlete's foot, MRSA, urinary tract infections, yeast infections, parasites, skin tags and warts. 

Peppermint - headache, allergies, asthma, colds, flu, indigestion, fever, sinus congestion, sore muscles, mental stimulation, IBS, fatigue/energy, bad breath/gum disease, vertigo/dizziness, nausea, sunburn. 

Tea Tree - anti-fungal, antiviral, acne, ear infections, athlete's foot, fever, dandruff, Candida, anti-inflammatory, eczema, psoriasis and immune system support. 

Active - inflammation, sprains, joint pain, arthritic pain, migraines, muscle aches and body pain. 

Clear - asthma, allergies, cough, bronchitis, cold, flu and congestion. 

Digest- IBS, constipation, acid reflux, stomachache, diarrhea, heartburn, indigestion and motion sickness. 

Guardian - immune system booster, mold, sore throat, viruses, MRSA, antibacterial. 

ADDITIONAL OILS:

Basil - this is used to sharpen concentration and alleviate some of the symptoms of depression. Also used to relieve headaches and migraines. Alleviates arthritis and respiratory issues. 

Clary Sage - depression, regulates menstruation and hormones, respiratory aid.
Clove  - a topical analgesic (painkiller) commonly used for toothache. It is also used as an antispasmodic, antiemetic (prevents vomiting and nausea) and carminative (prevents gas).  Alleviates arthritis, respiratory issues, cold/flu, diarrhea, bad breath.

Coriander - digestion, colic, hiccups, diarrhea, gas, heartburn, nausea, anorexia (stimulates appetite), arthritis, chronic fatigue syndrome, gout, aches and pains, cellulite, facial tension/TMJ, migraines, estrogen production/PMS, deodorant.
Eucalyptus - often used for relief of the airways for people who have a cold, flu or asthma.  Alleviates shingles/chicken pox, arthritis.   Insect Repellent and cleaner.
Geranium - this is commonly used as a diuretic (makes you get rid of water), astringent (draws together or constricts body tissues and is effective in stopping the flow of blood or other secretions), and antiseptic.   Alleviates eczema, athletes foot, respiratory issues, frostbite/chilblains, acne, menstruation and menopause.  Works as an insect repellent and aphrodisiac.

Grapefruit - acne, antibacterial, arthritis, cellulite, cleansing, depression, detoxification, weight loss.

Lemongrass - cleaner, pet care (ticks/fleas), digestive tract spasms, stomachache, high blood pressure, convulsions, pain, vomitingcough, achy joints (rheumatism), fever,  the common cold, and exhaustion.  It is also used to kill germs and as a mild astringent.  Relieves  headache, stomachache, abdominal pain, and muscle pain

Lime - acne, arthritis, bleeding/wounds, cold/cough, cleanse, detoxification, depression, deodorant, fever, gout, varicose veins.

Myrrh - anti-aging, wrinkles, digestive, expectorant/congestion, athletes foot, wound care, dry skin, hemorrhoids.

Orange -  acne, fever/chills, cold/cough, constipation, depression, chronic fatigue syndrome, joint pain/gout, eczema/psoriasis.

Rosemary -  great for skin and hair.   Effective against acne, asthma, arthritis, constipation/diarrhea, depression, indigestion, herpes virus/sores and Alzheimer's.
Thyme - said to help fatigue, nervousness and stress.   Alleviates acne/oily skin, warts, eczema, arthritis, joint pain/gout, sprains/sports injuries, asthma/cough, chills, gum infections, sore throat, insomnia.

Ylang Ylang - aphrodisiac, sleep aid, circulation, hair growth, high blood pressure, nausea/food poisoning.

 

FIVE AROMA FAMILIES

CITRUS - Grapefruit, Lemon, Lime, Orange

FLORAL - Clary Sage, Geranium, Lavender, Roman Chamomile, Ylang Ylang

HERBAL- Basil, Clove, Coriander, Lemongrass, Oregano, Rosemary, Thyme

CAMPHOR - Eucalyptus, Peppermint, Tea Tree

RESINOUS - Frankincense, Myrrh

 

*100%  NATURAL DOES NOT MEAN 100% SAFE *

 

The following is a list of oils universally accepted as being UNSUITABLE for use during pregnancy, labor or nursing:

Anise Seed, Basil, Birch, Camphor, Cinnamon, Clove, Cypress, Fennel, Hyssop, Juniper, Marjoram, Myrrh, Parsley, Pennyroyal, Peppermint, Pine, Rose, Rosemary, Sage, Tansy, Tarragon, Thyme, Wintergreen.

Jasmine (use from 36th week) and Melissa (use from 36th week)

 

ninemonths.com.au (pregnancy tips)

WebMD.com

Organicfacts.net

herbbee.com (glossary of aromatherapy terms)