Essential Oil Description and Precautions

Amyris – Noted for its relaxing, anti-anxiety.
Balsam Fir – Strong anti-microbial.
Benchmark Thyme – Antibacterial, anti-infectious, antimicrobial, antiseptic, and antiviral.
Bergamot – Inhibits the growth of viruses associated with daily life and improve the immune system.
Bergamont Mint – Emotionally uplifting and soothes the nervous system.
Black Pepper – Stimulates the circulation and the immune system.
Black Spruce – Antibacterial and antifungal it also has unique immune-stimulant qualities.
Blood Orange – Soothing, uplifting and great for depression
Blue Cypress – useful in wound healing, and as a strong anti-inflammatory and antibacterial.
Blue Tansy – Useful for reducing inflammation, and relieving nerve pain.
Carrot Seed – Useful in skin blends for eczema, psoriasis, skin ulcers, skin infections and healthy skin to restore tone and to moisturize.
Cajeput – Ideal oil to include in itch blends for insect bite, eczema, psoriasis treatment and allergic skin reactions.
Cedarwood – Stimulating to the respiratory system.
Cinnamon – Anti-infectious and a strong antibacterial.
Citronella – Known for its natural insect repellent properties, also great for rheumatic pain.
Clove – Strengthens the body against colds and flu.
Cypress – Antispasmodic, anti-inflammatory and calming.
Davana – Emotionally balancing and calming, and useful as an antispasmodic.
Distilled Lime – Antibacterial, antifungal, antiviral, antimicrobial, and an immune stimulant.
Douglas Fir – It offers a strong antimicrobial action, supporting recovery from colds and flu, whether from viral or bacterial infection. It has a strong immune stimulating and antiviral effect. This oil also brings a strong adrenal support, and anti-inflammatory action
Elemi – Elemi essential oil helps to relieve congestion in the lungs and helps with excessive mucous, an excellent choice when working with catarrhal conditions. Used in skin care, for inflammation, wrinkles, aging skin, infections & wounds. Long term skin conditions like eczema, fungal growths and ulcers may respond well to elemi. Used for respiratory complaints such as unproductive coughs & bronchitis as well.
Eucalyptus – Uplifting and anti-infectious. Clears the mind and aids concentration.
Eucalyptus Citriodora – Effective anti-inflammatory, anti-fungal, antiseptic, and insect repellant.
Fingerroot – Analgesic, Anti-bacterial, Anti-emetic, Anti-fungal, Anti-inflammatory, Anti-septic, Anti-spasmodic, Carminative, Cooling, Digestive tonic, Expectorant.
Frankincense – Calming, pain-relieving and decongestant properties. For dry, aging skin and reduce scar tissue.
Geranium – antibacterial, antiseptic, antimicrobial, antiviral, astringent, nerve pain reliever, and antifungal
German Chamomile – Anti-inflammatory, calming and nourishing to the skin. Analgesic, Anti-bacterial, Anti-fungal, Antispasmodic, Carminative, Cicatrisant, CNS tonic, Cooling, Emmenagogic, Sedative, Wound healing.
Ginger – Stimulates circulation.
Ghandi Root – Anti-inflammatory, antispasmodic, fights infections, reduces pain, and is very balancing on an emotional level.
Grapefruit – Astringent, uplifting and cleansing.
Green Mandarin – Anti-anxiety, Anti-bacterial, Anti-depressant, Anti-septic, Anti-spasmodic, Carminative, Digestive stimulant, Digestive tonic, Expectorant, Sedative, Stomachic.
Helichrysum Italicum – Analgesic, Anti-allergenic, Anti-depressant, Anti-inflammatory, Anti-septic, Antispasmodic, Calming, Cicatrisant, Tonic, Tonifying, wound healing
Honey Myrtle – Analgesic, Anti-bacterial, Anti-convulsant, Antidepressant, Anti-fungal, Anti-inflammatory, Anti-spasmodic, Anti-viral, Calming, CNS tonic, Hypotensive, Insect repellent, Sedative, Tonic
Ho Wood – A deep sedative it is also emotionally uplifting and calming to the mind.
Juniper Berry – Detoxifying and astringent.
Kanuka – Analgesic, Anti-anxiety, Anti-bacterial, Anti-fungal, Anti-inflammatory, Anti-microbial, Anti-septic, Disinfectant, Immune support, Insect repellent
Lavender – Antibacterial, anti-infectious, antiseptic, and antiviral.

Lavindin – Reducing emotional tension, unwinding physical pain, and sudden skin problems, plus it increases circulation and has expectorant qualities.
Lemon – Antibacterial and immune stimulant.
Lemongrass – refreshing, emotionally uplifting, anti-fungal and cooling effect. It has also used as a good bug repellent.
Lemon Myrtle – Remarkable germ buster! Antimicrobial, antibacterial, antiviral.
Linaloe Berry – Anti-inflammatory, calming and uplifting
Litsea Cubeba – Antifungal, antimicrobial, anti-inflammatory, calming, and uplifting
Marjoram – Effective for respiratory infections, insomnia, immune supportive. Anti-bacterial, anti-fungal, anti-inflammatory, anti-microbial, calming, CNS depressant, and immuno-stimulant.
Red Mandarin – Uplifting, anti depressant, anti anxiety. Calms the intestines, sedative.
Manuka – Analgesic, Anti-allergenic, Anti-bacterial, Anti-fungal, Anti-histamine, Anti-inflammatory, Anti-microbial, Anti-spasmodic, Anti-viral, Cicatrisant, Deodorant, Expectorant, Immune-stimulant, Sedative
Mastic – Mastic is known for its pain-relieving qualities and is used in blends for decongesting the lymph and veins. It has a vasoconstrictive effect and is great for varicose veins. Helpful in reducing edema.
Muhuhu – Calming, sedative, and powerful anti-inflammatory properties.
Myrrh – Anti-inflammatory and analgesic, great for slow healing wounds
Nagarmotha – Aids bronco-pulmonary congestion and mucus. Digestive and carminative.
Nerolina – Anecdotal mention of Nerolina indicates that it is an adrenal tonic, ideal for extreme fatigue and stress. It is believed to be an anti-inflammatory, especially for mucous membranes. Anti-allergenic, Anti-bacterial, Anti-infectious, Anti-inflammatory, Anti-septic, Anti-viral.
Niaouli – Immune stimulant, antibacterial, antiviral, antifungal.
Palmarosa – Used for many kinds of skin issues including dry skin, swellings, dermatitis, eczema, psoriasis, skin infections, and fungus. It helps to balance sebum production and stimulate cell regeneration.
Patchouli -Research shows the oil’s antibacterial effects are strong. Also, an antiseptic and antifungal. It is moisturizing and cooling for the skin. Great for insect repellent blends.
Peppermint – Analgesic, Anti-bacterial, Antidepressant, Anti-emetic, Anti-fungal, Anti-inflammatory, Anti-oxidant, Anti-septic, Anti-spasmodic, Anti-viral, Astringent, Carminative, Cephalic, Circulatory stimulant, Decongestant, Digestive stimulant, Energizing, Expectorant, Febrifuge, Immuno-stimulant, Liver supporter
Petitgrain sur Fleurs – Helps relax, calm and induce sleep. Therapeutically used for supporting sleep, reducing anxiety, muscle spasms, and for most skin concerns.
Plai – Reduces pain and inflammation (powerful analgesic). Anti-inflammatory and also anti-infectious. Great oil for respiratory issues.
Ravintsara – Immuno-stimulant, anti-inflammatory, clears the mind.
Rock Rose (Cistus) – Analgesic, Anti-bacterial, Anti-infectious, Anti-inflammatory, Anti-microbial, Anti-oxidant, Anti-septic, Anti-tussive, Anti-viral, Astringent, Calming, Cicatrisant, Cooling, Emmenagogic, Expectorant, Mucolytic, Nervine, Sedative, Tonic. It is known for its wound healing abilities. Use it in any blend for healing skin issues, new or old scars, wounds, inflammation and infections.
Roman Chamomile – An analgesic and offers deep rest to the nervous system.
Rosalina – Calming and relaxing, a gentle expectorant with anti-infectious properties.
Rose Otto – Antibacterial, antifungal, antimicrobial, antiviral
Rose Geranium – Analgesic, Anti-anxiety, Anti-bacterial, Anti-depressant, Anti-fungal, Anti-inflammatory, Anti-spasmodic, Anti-viral, Astringent, Calming, Cicatrisant, Deodorant, Diuretic, Tonic, Vermifuge
Rosemary – Stimulates and strengthens the mind, creates circulation and warmth, soothing sore muscles, and aches and pains especially those associated with cold and flu. Helps to relieve headaches.
Sandalwood – Anti-anxiety, Anti-depressant, Anti-fungal, Anti-inflammatory, Anti-septic, Anti-spasmodic, Anti-viral, Astringent, Calming, CNS sedative, CNS tonic, Cooling
Saro – Penetrating, awakening and clears the head from congestion.
Satureja Thymbra – Used in the traditional medicinal system of Eastern Europe to treat asthma and bronchitis.
Scotch Pine – Decongestant for respiratory system. Anti-inflammatory and anti-rheumatic.
Siberian Fir – Anti-infectious and antiseptic.
Silver Fir – Immune stimulant, anti-infectious, antibacterial and antiviral.
Spanish Sage – Eases the pain of tension-induced headaches and helps to relax tense, painful muscles.
Spearmint – Calming, strong antispasmodic and anti-inflammatory effects.
Spikenard – Calms the heart, relaxes the mind, reduces excessive thinking, and brings a peaceful feeling.
Sugandha Kokila – Increases circulation, reduces pain and inflammation
Sweet Fennel – Mild Diuretic and lymphatic decongestant
Sweet Orange – Antibacterial, antimicrobial, and antiviral
Tea Tree – Immune stimulant, anti-infectious, antibacterial and antiviral.
Turmeric – Analgesic, Anti-arthritic, Anti-bacterial, Anti-depressant, Anti-inflammatory, Anti-microbial, Anti-oxidant, Anti-rheumatic, Carminative, Cephalic, Circulatory stimulant, Digestive tonic, Hypotensive, Rubefacient, Stimulant, Warming.
Tulsi (Holy Basil) – An amazing anti-inflammatory and analgesic oil. Known as adaptogen, Tulsi can be stimulating or sedating, depending on the body’s needs.
Yarrow – Cooling, and reduces swelling and muscle spasms. Also, great for nerve pain like sciatica.
Ylang Ylang – Analgesic, Anti-anxiety, Anti-depressant, Anti-inflammatory, Anti-septic, Aphrodisiac, Cooling, Hypotensive, Nervine, Sedative, Tonic. It is known for its unique relationship to the heart and its ability to slow a rapid heartbeat. It can be used to help alleviate the symptoms of shock and trauma. Ylang Ylang is a strong sedative and antispasmodic.
Yuzu – Mood regulating, Anti-bacterial, Anti-depressant, Anti-septic, Anti-spasmodic, Anti-viral, Carminative, Digestive stimulant, Expectorant, Sedative, Stomachic.
Xanthoxylum – Great for respiratory issues, toothache, digestive issues. Very calming, and a good bug repellant.