For the believers in aromatherapy the view point is that smell has a lot to do with a person’s body’s ability in healing itself. Those who practice the art of aromatherapy make use of various essential oils that are primarily extracted from different aromatic plants. These are used in treatment of different conditions that the human body suffers from. Most essential oils are known to evaporate very fast and are absorbed very quickly and seamlessly in to a person’s skin. But there is one factor to note regarding essential oils, is that they are known to be fairly concentrated and can cause an irritation on a person’s skin when they come in direct contact. Hence these concentrates of essential oils need to dilute by mixing them with some carrier oils. Only then can they be applied on the skin.
There are various essential oils that are used in different treatments. Some are known to help in relaxation of one’s body whereas others are used in energizing a person’s body.
Chamomile, Geranium, And Ylang Ylang Essential Oil Uses
There are some oils that one can use in treating certain skin conditions and others that can be used in treating indigestion, migraine, breathing problems etc. For any essential oil to really be effective they primarily need to be either absorbed or smelled. Chamomile essential oil is very useful in treating depression. It is also used in treating fatigue, headaches nervous tension. At times chamomile is used for treating skin conditions like boils and acne or in treating indigestion and problems of flatulence. Geranium essential oil uses are mainly for treating conditions of hormonal imbalance and is mainly used on women. Ylang ylang essential oil and neroli essential oil are mainly used for aiding in relieving stress and also anxiety. This oil is also used for treating certain intestinal problems and also treating those who suffer from a lack of sexual energy. Clary sage essential oil uses are for fighting depression and fatigue. It is also used in treating conditions of muscle cramps and aches and for various other respiratory problems.
Eucalyptus, Cedarwood, Tea Tree And Neroli Essential Oil Uses
Eucalyptus essential oil uses is mainly for treating those suffering from headaches, colds, sinusitis, and certain other respiratory problems. It is also used for treating rheumatism and muscle aches. Tea tree essential oil uses is basically for inflamed skin or for treating conditions like dandruff and sunburn. It even helps fight skin infections. Cedarwood essential oil is good for hair and skin conditions like dandruff and also for arthritis.