Essential oils are volatile, aromatic substances that have a long history of use in incense and perfumes. Also used in body care, minor skin conditions, the distinct fragrances of each oil can influence, ease and uplift ones state of mind in unique ways. These powerful wellness enhancing properties are harnessed by using them in massage oils, in baths and oil burners. Always dilute the oil in a carrier before putting on the skin ad if it’s the first time you have used the oil, remember to do a patch test.
Cedrus Atlantica. Origin: Morocco
Atlas Cedarwood essential oil has a woody, balsamic aroma with smoky undertones. It is said to have a calming, soothing effect on the mind and body and can help with respiratory and skin problems.
Cymbopogon Nardus. Origin: Java.
Citronella oil is one of the essential oils obtained from the leaves and stems of different species of Cymbopogon (lemongrass). It is used extensively as a source of perfumery chemicals such as citronellal, citronellol, and geraniol. These chemicals find extensive use in soaps, candles and incense and more generally in the perfumery, cosmetic, and flavouring industries.
Eucalyptus Globulus. Origin: China.
Eucalyptus globulus, the Tasmanian bluegum, southern blue-gum or blue gum, is an evergreen tree, one of the most widely cultivated trees native to Australia. The essential oil has a fresh, penetrating scent. It contains a high percentage of eucalyptol, a key ingredient in many mouth washes. Applied topically, it is often used to support the respiratory system and to soothe muscles after exercise.
Frankincense, also known as olibanum, comes from the Boswellia genustrees, particularly Boswellia sacra and Boswellia carteri. The milky white sap is extracted from the bark, allowed to harden into a gum resin for several days, and then scraped off in tear-shaped droplets.
Country of Origin - India