Out Now! 6 Essential Oils You Can’t Do Without
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IN THIS BOOK YOU’LL DISCOVER:
- The multipurpose powers of six indispensable essential oils: tea tree, lemon, lavender, peppermint, rosemary cineole and damask rose
- Effective remedies to alleviate common conditions from anxiety and insomnia to high blood pressure and arthritis
- Pampering treatments including massages, baths, lotions and face masks
- Miracle solutions for your home and garden, such as how to keep rooms clean and fragrant, despatch cat and dog fleas, banish moths from wardrobes, and eradicate bugs from your plants!
Essential Oil Winter remedies:
For HAND CARE:
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RAPID HAND SCRUB
In a small bowl, mix 3 tbsp powdered French green clay and 10 drops lavender essential oil with a little warm water to make a thick paste. Apply this to the back of the hands once a week, rubbing it in with circular movements. Rinse in clean water.
PAMPERING HAND MASSAGE
Mix 10 drops lemon essential oil and 1 tsp macadamia carrier oil. Pour a little of the preparation into the palm of your hand, then warm it by rubbing your hands together.
Using the thumb of one hand, massage the palm of the other, pressing down firmly and working from the centre outwards. Now, take your wrist and massage the back of the hand, working towards the fingertips.
Finish by massaging each finger, one after the other, from the fingertips down to the wrist. Use this
For COLD & FLU:
Apply 2 drops tea tree essential oil four times a day to the nostrils, throat, and chest area for two to three days.
Dilute 2 drops tea tree essential oil in 1⁄2 tsp honey, and let this melt in your mouth.
Do this four times a day for two to three days.
Mix 4 drops tea tree essential oil, 4 drops lemon essential oil, and 2 tsp macadamia carrier oil. Using 10 drops of this mixture, gently massage the neck, chest, and top of the back four times a day, until the symptoms subside.
GERM-FREE BEDCLOTHES – ANTI-FLU SPECIALIST
To avoid any risk of infection or germs spread by bedclothes, prepare this disinfecting solution by mixing 2 ml lemon essential oil with 1 ml rosemary cineole essential oil, and use it as follows. Soak the sheets, pillowcases, and nightclothes in warm water plus 10 drops of the essential oil solution for half an hour. Then launder them in the usual way, but add 4 to 5 drops of the solution to the fabric conditioner compartment. If washing by hand, add only 2 drops of the solution to the last rinse.
For BEING COSY AT HOME:
One small action can gain you a full night’s sleep. Pour 2 drops lavender essential oil onto each pillow before going to bed.
Mix 200 ml (63⁄4 fl oz) water, 200 ml (63⁄4 fl oz) Isopropyl alcohol 60%, and 30 drops lavender essential oil in a spray bottle. Shake before each use, and spray every morning after airing the room.
Take 2 limes and 3 clementines (organic if possible), and cut each of them in half. Stick 3 cloves in each of the halves. Place them in a pretty dish or in an empty fish bowl, then pour in 10 drops lemon essential oil. Put your
6 Essential Oils You Can’t Do Without:
The best aromatherapy oils for health, home and beauty and how to use them
Essential oils possess hard-working properties that provide effective natural solutions to help with beauty care, housework, gardening, and – of course – our health. Better still, you don’t even need a whole pharmacy cabinet full of them! Just six key oils will cover all your needs.
This book presents the six oils you can’t do without – tea tree, lemon, lavender, peppermint, rosemary cineole and damask rose – and reveals their multi-purpose powers. Discover effective remedies to alleviate common conditions from anxiety and insomnia to high blood pressure and arthritis, plus pamper treatments including massages, baths, lotions and face masks.
There are also magic formulas and miracle solutions for keeping rooms clean and fragrant, banishing dog and cat fleas, ensuring your plants stay bug-free – and a whole host more!