Essential Oils & Their Benefits

 

The essential oils we use in our body care products have additional benefits for the user. The oils we use are pure and in most cases organic whenever we can source them.  Listed below are the oils we use and the benefits from each one. We hope you find this useful.

Lavender helps with colds, coughs, flu, headache, catarrh, muscular pain, rheumatism, arthritis, menstrual pain and some skin conditions. It is also used as an aid to sleep for those with insomnia or sleep problems. We use this valuable oil in our hand cream and body butter and also in our sleep balm.

Lemon aids in reducing temperatures, bronchitis, flu, gum tonic, gout, rheumatism, digestive tonic and for improving dull skin. This again we use in our hand cream and body butter and also in our lip balm combined with lime.

Lime essential oil helps with acne, anaemia, brittle nails, chilblains, greasy skin, spots, varicose veins, throat infections, catarrh, warts, insect bites. We use this oil combined with lemon in our lip balm.

Grapefruit essential oil is used in our lip balms and its use can help with acne, anaemia, brittle nails, chilblains, greasy skin, spots, varicose veins, throat infections, catarrh, warts, insect bites. Why not try the lip balm rubbed onto your nails? Also available in pots for this and other purposes.

Peppermint oil we use in our lip balm and can help with acne, anaemia, brittle nails, chilblains, greasy skin, spots, varicose veins, throat infections, catarrh, warts, insect bites. But has a lovely fresh smell.

Sweet orange essential oil can help in winter months, gum infections, mouth ulcers, dull & oily skin, water retention, chills, flu, obesity, palpitations.

Ylang ylang essential oil we use this in our sleep balm and can also assist with cramp, constipation, haemorrhoids, indigestion, hypertension, varicose veins, inflammation, scars, rashes, thrombosis.

In addition to the essential oils, we use a small range of flavours and fragrances, all have an ifra statement and are assessed under the cosmetic safety assessments that we have for each product in our range so you know they are all safe to use.

All our body products have been independently assessed to ensure that they are safe to use, they all have a full list of ingredients on the labels and are registered with the European cosmetics portal CPNP).