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Tea Tree

Part of a regular series of posts about essential oils. All information here is for information only, and oils should be used in consultation with a trained professional.

Name- Melaleuca alternifolia

Contraindications- None

Uses/good for- An anti-fungal, anti-viral and anti-bacterial oil. Useful for things such as athletes foot, head lice, parasites, colds and flu and bronchitis. Also useful as a gargle for sore throats.

 

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Mandarin

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Part of a regular series of posts about essential oils. All information here is for information only, and oils should be used in consultation with a trained professional.

Name- Citrus reticulata

Contraindications- may be phototoxic, so care needs to taken with use when going out in the sun or using a sunbed

Uses/good for- Especially useful with children due to its gentle actions and scent. It is useful for digestive problems, and has an uplifting effect on the emotions.

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Chamomile Roman

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Part of a regular series of posts about essential oils. All information here is for information only, and oils should be used in consultation with a trained professional.

Name- Anthemis noblis

Contraindications- None

Uses/good for- A soothing and relaxing oil, that can be helpful for digestive issues. It is a useful oil for combating infection as it helps with the production of white blood cells. It is also useful for menstrual pain and problems.

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February offers

Instead of doing a Valentine’s offer this year I am doing one for Single’s Awareness Day.

“[A] celebration of love in all forms recognising the love between friends and family, and loving yourself”.

Buy a voucher between 1st and 14th February, and get a free facial voucher too. Share the love!

 

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January offers

I am running a variety of promotions this month. Why not see if there’s anything you fancy?

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21st January is Squirrel Appreciation Day, so I will donate 10% of any bookings to the Red Squirrel Survival Trust who work towards protecting red squirrels in the UK.

26th January is Spouses Day, so why not have 25% off a voucher bought for your partner.

31st January is Backwards Day, so it’s 1/2 price back massages if booked today.

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Lavender oil

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The first is a regular series of posts about essential oils. All information here is for information only, and oils should be used in consultation with a trained professional.

Latin name- Lavandula officinalis

Contraindications- None

Uses/good for- Soothing for all skin types, and helps with new skin growth. Useful for eczema, sores, spots, sunburn, dermatitis. Useful for muscle aches and pains, rheumatism and arthritis, and sprains. Helpful for respiratory conditions such as asthma, bronchitis and infections. Also helps strengthens immune system.

Psychological benefits include support with fear, worry, stress, restlessness and panic attacks.

Placing a couple of drops on your pillow can also help with sleep issues.

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Counselling now offered

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Just to let you know, after a few years of hard work I am now qualified as a psychotherapist and counsellor. Please get in touch if this is something you’d be interested in, or if you’d like to know more.