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Herb January 20, 2006

Posted by MM in Mind Boggling Thoughts.
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lavender The herbaceous oil from True Lavender works as a natural anti-depressant and analgesic. It is a staple for relaxation and calm. Is renowned for helping to soothe the skin. Has a soothing herbal and floral scent. Is known to help soothe the mind and promote restful sleep. Helps to moisturize the skin.

Lemon Organic Lemon oil is an effective natural astringent. Its fresh, sharp aroma is also a natural mood enhancer.

lemon grass

peppermint Organic Peppermint stimulates, invigorates and refreshes the senses. One of the most popular essential oils, its ability to help settle the digestive system is legendary.

marigold 金盞花

lemon balm 香蜂葉

oregano 剪脂葉 (奧勒岡)

rose buds pink

orange blossom

heather flower 歐石蘭

chamomile

verbena leaf 馬鞭草

larkspur 飛燕花

linden flower 菩提葉(花)

elder flower 接骨花

Rosemary 迷迭香 Fresh, herbaceous, organic Rosemary essential oil calms apprehension while stimulating the spirit.

hollyhock 紫蘭葵花

sage leaf 鼠尾草

stevia 甜菊葉

violet

cassia 肉桂

fennel 茴香

thyme 百裹里

sunflower

Ylang-Ylang Organic Ylang-Ylang seduces the senses and relaxes the mind. Its exotic, spicy aroma has been said to help ease high blood pressure. Has an exotically sensual, sweet and slightly spicy, soft floral scent.

To get rid of the zips
– sage leaf 鼠尾草 2 drops + lavendar 1 drop + basic 11 ml
– 天竺葵 2 drops + 丝柏 1 drop + basic 11 ml

For the eye
– lavendar 2 drops + ru xiang 1 drop + basic 11 ml
– 天竺葵 2 drops + rose 1 drop + basic 11 ml

For the skin:
dry skin – yi lan 1 rose 1 ru xiang 1 basic 10 ml
sensitive skin – chammomile 1 lavendar 1 rose 1 basic 10 ml
oily skin – lemon 2 tian zhu kui 2 yi lan 1 basic 10 ml
aging skin – lavendar 2 rose 2 tian zhu kui 1 basic 10 ml
zip skin- tea tree 1 lavendar 2 tian zhu kui 1 basic 10 ml

some references:
http://www.aromaweb.com/essentialoils/carrieroils.asp
http://www.aworldofaromatherapy.com/aromatherapy-introduction.htm

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