Shopping at Natures Healthbox for all your essential oil needs couldn't be easier, with our extensive selection of these unique compounds extracted from plants. Each essential oil product (below) captures the plant's 100% natural characteristic essence to provide you with potential decongestant, psychological and respiratory benefits.
Essential oils are the result of distillation, via water and/or steam methods, which extracts a plant's flavour and scent. A plants unique aromatic compounds give each and every essential oil its characteristic 'essence'.
Below are a selection of six essential oils and their proposed uses;
Diffusing essential oils in a well-ventilated area is arguably the best way of using them safe and effectively. And should you wish to use them upon your Skin, you should always combine them with a suitable base oil.
Lavender oil is most commonly suggested by Aromatherapy experts for Sleep and relaxation and sleep. This is primarily due to various studies, which have concluded that lavender not only helps you go to sleep but also improves the overall quality of your sleep patterns too!
Tea Tree oil is the go-to oil for those with scalp or minor fungal infections, while Jasmine is a lusciously sweet aphrodisiac. Eucalyptus may relieve nasal congestion or calm down a cough and ylang ylang reduces tension and Stress.
The 3 most popular ways to use essential oils are;
If you are planning on using essential oils on your skin it is recommended to dilute them with a Carrier Oil to reduce the risk of an allergic reaction or skin irritation.
If you are feeling stressed or anxious, many aromatherapists suggest applying your chosen essential oil/carrier oil blend by massage, to either your neck, chest or shoulders. This may help you to relax & calm your Mind.