Enjoy using Essential Oils and making your own recipes that give you products that are quick and simple to make.
Using only 5 Essential Oils – keep the cost down but not make inferior products for your use. I never compromised on effectiveness in these recipes if it wouldn’t work with the five its not listed.
Costing you less – by reducing the number of Wholesale Essential Oils and combining them with common household ingredients you spend less, waste less and are able to make more as you want it.
Simple recipes – by keeping the recipes simple to do and easy to follow you can save yourself time along with money.
It was amazing how simple but still effective these products were and how easy they are to make and store or make up quickly when you need them. They are great for you, your family, and for inexpensive gifts that look (and smell) a million dollars.
If you love natural chemical free products then this article is for you. If you love to also save money, then this article is definitely for you.
If you love making your own products, you will love the simple step by step recipes.
Even if you have never blended a product before this article is design to give you the easy instruction and all the information you need to make you own products.
There is several great recipes in each of these sections
• Household cleaning
• First aid and Common Ailments
• Relaxation and Stress Relief
• Skin Care
• Hair Care
• Gift Ideas
When we first decided to create recipes with a smaller number of oils we tested three, four, five and six Essential Oil blends and found that five oils give you the most versatility and best value for money.
When selecting our Essential Oils we tested and tested them until we found the best for –
• Value for Money – why use an expensive oil if a less expensive will work just as well
• Essential Oil versatility – what oils have many benefits and usages
• Essential Oil properties – what oils have a larger range or properties and work the best with our bodies and environment
• Simplicity – more common known oils
• Practicality – easy to find oils so you don’t have to search for them
THE ESSENTIAL 5 OILS
Here is a quick summary of the Five Essential Oils used to create this complete article
5. Tea Tree
Lavender Essential Oil – The most popular Essential Oil is Lavender; if you were only ever going to buy one Essential Oil then Lavender would be the one. It is used in all sections of The Essential 5. This amazing oil is one of the most useful of all essential oils. Lavenders properties include antiseptic, relaxant, antitoxic, for burns, sedative, tonic, deodorant to name a few, and blends well with most other oils. It is bridging oil for perfumes and is a very common known aroma.
Geranium Essential Oil – Geranium has a strong herbaceous aroma with similar notes to rose. This great all round Essential oil has therapeutic properties as an astringent, antiseptic, anti-depressant, tonic, antibiotic, and as an anti-infectious agent. Aid against travel sickness, assists with irritations associated with dermatitis, eczema and psoriasis.
Lemon Essential Oil – Well known for its clean refreshing aroma it has high anti-bacterial properties. On skin and hair it can be used for its cleansing effect, as well as for its Antiseptic properties, and being refreshing and cooling. Lemon may assist with the ability to concentrate. The strong clean smell is commonly associated with cleanliness.
Chamomile Essential Oil – It is useful in the treatment of aches and pains in muscles and joints. Treatment of symptoms of PMS with Chamomile is also beneficial especially when the symptoms are related to stress. It has long tradition in herbal medicine and the flowers were used in many cures including an herbal tea During World War Two. The strong aroma of chamomile is fruity and herbaceous and ideal for children and those with sensitive skins.
Tea Tree Essential Oil – Most of us have use or own this oil at one stage. It is use in two sections and is best known as a very powerful immune stimulant. It can help to fight off infectious. Used as part of an inhalation it can help with colds, measles, sinusitis & viral infections. For skin & hair, Tea Tree has been used to combat acne, oily skin, head lice & dandruff.