Geranium Essential Oil is steam distilled from the leaves and stalks of the plant Pelargonium odoratissimum (apple geranium). It has a strong smell with a floral aroma, and hints of mint and apple. The main feature of this oil is its ability to balance and uplift, and it is used to do both on the mind and body, to ease a host of ailments.
Amyris essential oil is also called West Indian Sandalwood oil because its odour is reminiscent of sandalwood. It is obtained by steam distillation from the bark and branches of the Amyris balsamifera tree. Because of its high oil content, this wood burns by itself, like a candle, and is hence called candle wood by the local population. It is a less...
Lemon Essential Oil has a sharp, fresh smell and is extracted from the fresh lemon fruit peel by cold expression. This oil is refreshing to the mind, and sharpens concentration, so it is often preferred in room fresheners for offices and banks.
Patchouli Oil is extracted from the Pogostemon cablin plant of the mint family and has a rich musky-sweet, spicy smell. Patchouli is useful to eliminate bedbugs, insects, balances emotions easing anxiety and depression, alleviates constipation, heals and fights infections such as acne, eczema, sores, ulcers and athletes foot.
Ylang-Ylang Essential Oil is a mental stimulant. This oil one of the best at relaxing the mind and the body by lowering the blood pressure associated with stress, depression, shock and anxiety. Ylang Ylang is also useful for balancing oil production so is useful in shampoo and skincare.