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Suggested Remedies for Various Physical Conditions and Complaints

Allergies: Blue Tansy (Tanecetum annuum), Amni Visnaga, German and Roman Chamomile, Helichrysum, Lavender, Yarrow


Prevention: Blue Tansy (Tanecetum annuum), Amni Visnaga.

Treatment:  Frankincense CO2, Hyssop, Inula, Litsea, Ravensara, Black Spruce, Blue Tansy (Tanecetum annuum), Cedarwood, Cajeput, Clary Sage, Roman Chamomile, Cypress, Fennel, Eucalyptus Radiata, Hyssop decumbens, Lavender,  Spike Lavender, Pine, Lemon, Mandarine, Myrtle, Peppermint, Petitgrain, Rosemary.

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Arthritis: Lavandin, Helichrysum, Black Pepper, Ginger, Marjoram, Lavender, Lemon, Nutmeg, Rosemary, Cajeput, Cinnamon, Clove Bud, Eucalyptus, Angelica Seed, Roman Chamomile, Holy Basil, Clove Bud, Cypress Tips, Balsam Fir, Juniper, Nutmeg, Dalmatian Sage, Winter Savory, Seaweed, Thyme Borneol, Wintergreen, St. John's Wort oil as a carrier oil. Or, try our BackEase Massage Oil.

Athletes Foot and Other Fungal Infections: Myrrh, Patchouli, Lemongrass, Niaouli, Palma Rosa, Tagetes, Tea Tree.

Backaches: Helichrysum, Lavandin, Black Pepper, Cajeput, Chamomile, Eucalyptus, Ginger, Juniper Berry, Spike Lavender, Lemon, Peppermint, Marjoram, Nutmeg, Rosemary, Thyme. Or, try our BackEase Massage Oil.

Boils: Bergamot, Lavender, Lemon, Tea Tree, Thyme, Juniper, Geranium (in hot compresses).

Bronchial Congestion: Hyssop, Inula, Frankincense, Black Spruce, Copaiba Balsam, Balsam Fir, Larch, Pine.

Bruises: Helichrysum, Black Pepper, German Chamomile, Hyssop, Fennel, Spike Lavender, Lemon, Rosemary, St. Johns Wort Infused Oil.

Burns: Lavender, Helichrysum, Carrot Seed, Frankincense, Manuka, Neroli, Tea Tree.

Candida (Yeast Infection): Tea Tree, Cajeput, Holy Basil, Melissa, German Chamomile, Lemon Eucalyptus.

Chronic Fatigue: Sweet Basil, Rosemary, Geranium, Lemon, Pink Grapefruit.

Chronic Pain:

Topical Application: Black Pepper, Clove Bud, Frankincense, Ginger CO2, Juniper, Spike Lavender, Lavender, Lemongrass, Sweet Marjoram, Myrrh, Peppermint, Rose, Rosemary, Ylangylang.

Inhalation: Frankincense, Lavender, Lemongrass, Sweet Marjoram, Rosemary, Lemon Verbena.

Cold Sores (Herpes simplex): Melissa, Rose Otto, Myrrh, Bergamot, Eucalyptus Globulous, Sandalwood, Bergamot, Eucalyptus Radiata, Cajeput, Niaouli, Ravensara, Tea Tree.

Congestion (Chest and Bronchial): (For Nasal Suggestion, see Sinus Suggestions.) Eucalyptus Globulous, Sweet Eucalyptus, Frankincense CO2, Inula, Sweet Basil, Black Pepper, Lemon Myrtle, Peppermint, Pine, Black Spruce.

Constipation: Sweet Fennel, Yarrow, Black Pepper,  Sweet Marjoram, Rosemary, Carrot Seed, Peppermint, Pine, Sweet Orange.

Coughs: Hyssop, Cardamon Seed, Balsam Fir, Inula (for dry, unproductive cough), Pine, Greek Sage, Oregano.

Cramps, Muscle Spasms: Sweet Marjoram, Black Pepper, Roman Chamomile, Clary Sage, Cypress, Geranium, Lavender, Marjoram, Thyme.

Cuts and Scrapes: Lavender, Chamomiles, Tea Tree for disinfecting, Helichrysum.

Cystitis: Bergamot, Atlas Cedarwood, Juniper, Cypress.

Dandruff: Recent research published in Aromatherapy Today, the International Aromatherapy Journal, indicates that Tea Tree oil, added to shampoo in a 5% dilution, is at least as effective as 2% ketoconazole and 1% terbinafine in the treatment of dandruff. In the test, the subjects used a 5% dilution in a daily shampoo, and left the shampoo in their hair for three minutes before rinsing.

Diarrhea: Black Pepper, German and Roman Chamomile, Cinnamon Leaf, Cypress, Eucalyptus, Sweet Fennel, Ginger, Mandarine, Neroli, Peppermint, Cajeput, Cistus, Angelica Root, Ravensara, Rosemary, Seaweed, Carrot Seed, Sweet Fennel, Grapefruit, Juniper, Lemon, Mandarine, Tangerine.

Fatigue: Basil, Elemi, Ginger, Lavender, Lemon, Orange, Peppermint, Rosemary.

Fever: Sponge the body with cool water with 1 drop each Eucalyptus, Lavender, and Peppermint oils added.

Gas: Ginger, Peppermint, Anise Seed, Fennel, Litsea, Oregano, Black Pepper, Cardamon, Roman and German Chamomile.

Gout: St. Johns Wort Oil with Wintergreen (note this is the ONLY time I ever recommend using wintergreen or birch oils), Juniper Berry, Lemon, Rosemary.

Headaches: Lavender, Sweet Basil, Roman Chamomile, Clove Bud, Lavandin, Cajeput, Clary Sage, Eucalyptus, Marjoram, Peppermint, Rosewood, Rosemary, Thyme.

Hot Flashes: Vitex, Peppermint Hydrosol, or try our Passages Synergy.

Hypertension (High Blood Pressure): Bergamot, Roman Chamomile, Lavender, Litsea, Melissa, Sweet Marjoram, Neroli, Ylangylang.

Hypotension (Low Blood Pressure): Ginger, Lemon, Rosemary.

Indigestion: Cardamon, Black Pepper, Ginger, Peppermint, Anise Seed, Coriander, Fennel, Lemongrass, Litsea, Melissa, Nutmeg, Cinnamon Leaf, Sweet Fennel.

Inflammation: Helichrysum, Roman or German Chamomile, Coriander, Juniper, Fennel, Nutmeg, Yarrow.

Insect Bites: Cajeput (fire ants), Helichrysum, German Chamomile, Lavender.

Insomnia: Red Mandarine (a recent study indicates that Mandarine is even more effective than Lavender in dealing with sleep disturbances), Bulgarian Lavender, Roman Chamomile, Clementine, Petitgrain, Bergamot, Ledum, Myrtle, Petitgrain, Sandalwood, Spikenard, Valerian, or our SleepEase Synergy.

Lymphodema: Cistus, Helichrysum, Lavender.

Menopause: Clary Sage, Geranium, Rose, Vitex, Bergamot, Chamomile, Cypress, Fennel, Jasmine, Neroli, Ylangylang, or our Passages Synergy.

Menstrual Cramps: Clary Sage, Sweet Marjoram, Geranium, Sweet Fennel, Anise Seed, Sweet Basil, Roman Chamomile, Clary Sage, Cypress Needle, Yarrow, or our Moondays Synergy.

Migraines: Lavender, Peppermint, Roman Chamomile, Clary Sage, Marjoram, Valerian, Eucalyptus, Spike Lavender, Neroli.

Muscle Aches: Lavandin, Rosemary, Black Pepper, Ginger, Black Spruce, Sweet Basil, Spike Lavender, Vetiver, Eucalyptus, or our MuscleEase Massage Oil.

Muscle Spasms: Roman Chamomile, Petitgrain, Clary Sage, Fennel, Frankincense, Lavender, Sage. One client reports relief by spritzing St.John's Wort Hydrosol.

Nausea: Ginger, Peppermint, Spearmint, Cardamon Seed, Sweet Fennel, Patchouli.

Peridontal Problems: Myrrh, Sweet Fennel, Manuka, Peppermint, Tea Tree.

PMS: Geranium, Clary Sage, Rose, Sweet Fennel, Bergamot, Chamomile, Juniper Berry, Lavender, Neroli, Rosemary, Sweet Fennel, Palma Rosa, Rose Otto, Vitex, Ylangylang Extra, or our Moondays Synergy or La Rosa Synergy.

Pressure Sores (Bed Sores): German Chamomile, Helichrysum, Geranium, Frankincense, Lavender, Calendula Infused Oil.

Rheumatism: St. John's Wort Oil, Black Pepper, Ginger, Helichrysum, Lavender, Lavandin, or our BackEase Synergy.

Scabies: Tea Tree (5% dilution).

Sciatica: St. John's Wort Oil, Black Pepper, Ginger, Helichrysum, Lavender, Lavandin,  or our BackEase Synergy.

Sinuses: All Eucalyptus species, especially Radiata, Peppermint, Angelica Root, Sweet Basil, Clove Bud, Hyssop, Inula, Lemon, Lemon Myrtle, Pine, or try our SineEase Synergy and Inhaler.

Shingles: Ravensara in a base of Calophyllum, Bergamot, Eucalyptus Globulous, Melissa with Rose Otto, Lavender, Tea Tree.

Sore Throat: Hyssop, Sandalwood.

Sunburn Chamomile with Lavender, Blue Tansy (Tanecetum annuum), German Chamomile, Peppermint, Peppermint Hydrosol.

Varicose Veins: Calendula Infused Oil, Cypress, Lemon, Geranium, Juniper, Rosemary.


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