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Pure essential oils come with their innumerable benefits. It won’t be wrong to say that these are the gifts from Mother Nature to mankind. When, in ancient times, Ayurveda was at its pinnacle, these oils used to play an essential role in the formulations of medicines. So let us have a look at how we can use and exploit these nature’s marvels to the best of our interest.
- Mustard Essential Oil
Mustard oil can benefit you in uncountable ways. Being a stimulant, it incites circulation, digestion and excretion, depending on how it is used. Its stimulation properties improve circulation in the scalp and the oil also nourishes the roots of your hair on application, greatly strengthening your hair. For the people who are not so happy about their extreme thin structures, mustard essential oil has been found to raise your appetite. It also encourages sweating, producing a cooling effect and removal of intoxicants. Moreover, mustard oil relieves the symptoms of arthritis and rheumatism. Mustard oil also has anti-fungal, anti-bacterial and insect repellent properties.
- Rose Essential Oil
One of the paramount benefits of rose pure essential oil is its antidepressant properties. It promotes self-esteem, mental fortitude thereby, countering depression. Besides being antipyretic, it also exerts tranquilizing effects on inflammation. Rose essential oil helps soothe spasms and other ailments caused due to spasms. It purifies our blood and acts on the intoxicants that inhabit the blood. It also serves as a tonic for the nerves, imparting shock-absorbent properties to them thereby, reinforcing them. Moreover, it promotes hormonal secretion, helps curing irregular or abnormal menstrual flow and also relieves us from the cramps that we suffer from during “those days”.
- Lavender Essential Oil
Lavender essential oil promotes sleeping and that is the reason why it is also used in the treatment of insomnia. It acts on the nervous system and induces a sense of euphoria, thus curing anxiety issues. Its pain relieving properties make it useful when suffering from a number of ailments such as rheumatism, muscular pains, backaches, sprains, etc. The pure essential oil of lavender reduces the possibility of cyst formation or inflammation in the urinary bladder and helps in curing various urinary disorders.
- Jasmine Essential Oil
Jasmine essential oil is well known for its antiseptic properties. Possessing great germicidal, bactericidal, fungicidal and antiviral tendencies, this serves as a great applicant for both antiseptic and disinfectant purposes. When you suffer from cough or cold, this will help you enjoy a peaceful, unperturbed night sleep by clearing out the phlegm in the respiratory tracts. The emmenagogue property of jasmine essential oil renders it an extremely useful natural medicine when it comes to painful and irregular periods. Also, it augments the production of milk for nursing mothers and also reduces the chances of your getting breast tumor or cancer.
- Chamomile Essential Oil
Chamomile oil induces copious perspiration which, we know, exerts a cooling effect and eliminates the presence of intoxicants from your body. Having both antiseptic and antibiotic properties, it acts as a shield against biotic infections. The pure essential oil of chamomile stimulates the secretion of digestive juices in the stomach and also ensures proper flow of bile, facilitating proper digestion. They pacify almost all kinds of nervous disturbances and ensure the proper functioning of nervous system.