Essential Oils



Ocimum basilicum

Digestive, respiratory, Soothing, Calming, Relaxing to muscles, Head clearing, Uplifting, Clarifying, Aphrodesiac, Mentally stimulating, Refreshing, Aid to concentration, Useful for soothing skin abrasions

Avoid use during pregnancy


Citrus bergamia

Respiratory, Uplifting, Clarifying, Antiseptic, Digestive, Treatment for skin hair and scalp, Refreshing, Deodorising (personal), Antidepressant

Phototoxic - do not use on skin in the sunlight


Matricaria chamomilla (German)

Soothing, Mildly antiseptic, Analgesic, Calming, Relaxing to muscles, Digestive, Balancing for the female reproductive system, Refreshing, Anti Inflammatory, Treatment for skin hair and scalp, Treatment for insomnia, Mild anaesthetic

Should not be used inthe early months of pregnancy


Juniper virginiana

Antiseptic, Digestive, Astringent, Skin toning, Calming, Aphrodesiac, Harmonising, Strengthening, Sedative, Soothing, Diuretic

Avoid use during pregnancy


Cinnamomum zeylanicum

Antiseptic, Digestive, Respiratory, Toning for skin, Aphrodesiac, Haemostatic, Astringent, Warming and soothing to skin, Uplifting

Avoid use during pregancy

Clary Sage

Salvia sclarea

Soothing, Anti inflammatory, Calming, Astringent, Tonifying, Warming, Relaxing, Uplifting, Euphoria producing, Balancing for the female system, Antidepressant

Avoid use during pregnancy, if you have high blood pressure, or after alcohol


Carophyllus aromaticus

Antiseptic, Antispasmodic, Slightly aphrodisiac, Analgesic, Carminative, Digestive, nervine, Respiratory, Warming

Avoid use during pregnancy


Cupressus sempervirens

Balancing to the female reproductie system, Stimulating, Circulatory, Respiratory, Decongestive, Head Clearing, Antispasmodic, Gently diuretic, Refreshing, Relaxing, Astringent, Treatment for skin, Deodorising

Avoid if you have high blood pressure, and duing pregnancy


Eucalyptus thurifera

Head clearing, Refreshing, Stimulating, Uplifting, Invigorating, Respiratory, Decongestive, Antiseptic, Cooling, Cleansing, Anti inflammatory, Antispasmodic, Analgesic

Avoid use if you have high blood pressure or are an epileptic


Boswellia thurifera

Nervine, Respiratory, Restorative, beneficial to the female system, Rejuvinating, Comforting, Relaxing, Soothing, Fear dispelling


Pelargonium graveolens

Antiseptic, Antidepressant, Anti inflammatory, Diuretic, Balancing, Tonifying, Warming, refreshing, relaxing, Harmonising, Treatment for skin


Jasinum grandiflora

Relaxing, Uplifting, Beneficial to the female system, Aphrodesiac, Strong and sensual stimulant, Soothing, Confidence building, Anti depressant, Fear dispelling, Skin softening

Avoid use during pregnancy


Juniper communis

Nervine, Diuretic, Analgesic, Relaxing to muscels, Cleansing, Toning, Balancing, Relaxing, Digestive, Appetite stimulating, Circulatory, Carminative, Refreshing, Invigorating, Antiseptic

Avoid use during pregnancy


Lavundula officinalis

Head clearing, Respiratory, Skin healing, Nervine, Relaxing to muscles, Digestive, Sedative, Calming, Balancing to emotions, Analgesic, Antibacterial, Decongestive, Antidepressant, Refreshing, Relaxing, Soothing


Citrus Limomum

Antiseptic, Physically stimulating, Skin tonic, Anti bacterial, Astringent, Diuretic, Circulatory, Refreshing, Cooling, Uplifting, Stiulating, Motivating, Deodorising

Phototoxic - do not use on the skin in sunlight


Origanum majorana

Antispasmodic, Carminative, Respiratory, Nervine, Calming, Relaxing to muscels, Digestive, Sedative, Warming, Fortifying

Avoid use during pregnancy


Commiphora myrrha

Healing, Digestive, Anti inflammatory, Respiratory, Tonic, Stimulating, Antifungal, Astringent, Antiseptic, Toning, Strengthening, Rejuvinating, Expectorant

Avoid use during pregnancy


Cirtus aurantium

Antibacterial, Calming, Healing to the skin, Circulatory, Nervine, Digestive, Sedative, Antidepressant, Aphrodesiac, Relaxing, Fear dispelling


Citrus aurantium

Relaxing, Astringent, Refreshing, Uplifting, Antidepressant


Pogostemon patchouli

Nervine, Anti inflammatory, Aphrodesiac, Sedative, Relaxing, Insect repellant, Antiseptic


Mentha piperita

Digestive, Carminative, Respiratory, Anti inflammatory, Balancing to the female system, Cooling (and warming), Clearing, Relaxing to muscels, Refreshing

Avoid use during pregnancy


Pinus sylvestris

Respiratory, Antiseptic, Nervine, Deodorising, Stimulating, Refreshing, Invigorating

Pine oil should not be used on people with sensative skin as it may cause irritation


Rosa domascena (rose otto)

Antibacreial, Balancing, Astringent, Antiseptic, Antidepressant, Anti inflammatory, Aphrodesiac, Digestive, Relaxing, Soothing, Sensual, Confidence building, Beneficial to the female system


Rosemarinus officinalis

Invigorating, Digestive, Nervine, Respiratory, Circulatory, Muscular, Uplifting, Refreshing, Clarifying, Treatment for skin hair and scalp, Memory enhancing

Avoid use if you have high blood pressure, are pregnant, or epileptic


Salvia offinalis

Diuretic, Analgesic, Antiseptic, Nervine, Relaxing, Decongestant, Refreshing, Apitite stimulant, Healing to skin, Deodorant and antiperspirant, Astringent, Stimulating

Avoid use during pregancy


Santalum album

Digestive, Calming, Relaxing, Soothing, Softening and healing to skin, Antispasmodic, Anti depressant, Sedative, Warming, Confidence building, Grounding

Tea Tree

Melaleuca alternifolia

Antiseptic, Disinfectant, Circulatory, Stimulating, Respiratory, Decongestive, Strengthening to the immune system, Insect repellent


Thymus vulgaris

Antiseptic, Disinfectant, Circulatory, Stimulating, Respiratory, nervine, Cleansing and toning to the skin hair and scalp, Relaxing to muscels, Refreshing, Strengthens the immune system, Fortifying

Avoid use during pregnancy

Ylang Ylang

Cananga odorata

Antiseptic, Aphrodisiac, Sedative, Nervine, Relaxing, Soothing, Euphoric, Antidepressant, Toning, Balancing






Essential Oils for Hair

Everyone like their hair to smell fresh and sweet - however, when using essential oils in your shampoos and conditioner you can also acheive so much more!  Not all scents are always listed, so if you can not find what you are after, please drop me and emal and I will reply within 12 hours.


Oily hair. Promotes growth


Fine to normal hair. Gives golden highlights

Clary sage:

All types of hair. Dandruff treatment


Normal hair. Scalp treatment for itchiness, dandruff, and even lice!


Oily hair. Gives golden highlights; treatment for dry scalp, dandruff, lice, and underactive sebaceous glands


Dry hair. Treatment for dry scalp, dandruff, lice, and underactive sebaceous glands


Oily hair. Dandruff treatment


Dry hair. Promotes hair growth


Fine hair. Soothes scalp


Oily hair. Dandruff treatment; promotes hair growth

Tea tree:

Oily hair. Treatment for dry scalp, dandruff, lice, and underactive sebaceous glands

Ylang-ylang: Oily hair. Dandruff treatment

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