Tag Archive | essential oil

Jasmine

Images from here. 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. Never take essential oils internally. Name-┬áJasminum officinale Contraindications- It is an effective sedative, so caution needs to be taken here. It should not be […]

Basil

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. Never take essential oils internally. Name- Ocimum basilicum Contraindications- Avoid during pregnancy. Uses/good for- Basil is great for focus, and is one I often use in study/revision […]

Orange

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. Never take essential oils internally. Name-Citrus sinensis Contraindications- Phototoxic, so do not use if the skin will be exposed to strong sunlight or a tanning bed after […]

Geranium

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. Never take essential oils internally. Name- Pelargonium graveolens Contraindications- Avoid when pregnant. Uses/good for- Main use is for menstrual and menopause problems, but also good for balance […]

Myrrh

Image from organicdailypost.com 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. Never take essential oils internally. As we are still in the festive season I thought this month I would talk about Myrrh. It comes […]