Thursday, 21 November 2013

Top ten Sp essential oils - which oils should I order for a Spa?

Which essential oils are commonly used in Spas?  At the foot of the page is the Sp list of 100 Pure essential Oils and 100 Organic essential Oils.

Top ten organic oils generally ordered in 30ml and 100ml sizes
Bergamot, Eucalyptus Globulus, Geranium, Grapefruit. Lavender. Lemon. Lemongrass, Rosemary, Tea Tree, 
Ylang Ylang

Precious oils in 3ml sizes
Jasmine, Neroli and Rose Otto

Other oils ordered in 5ml and 10ml sizes
Pure Oils
Basil, Benzoin, Chamomile Roman, Clary Sage, Frankincense, Juniperberry, Sandalwood, Vetiver
Organic oils
Bergamot, Cedarwood, Cypress, Fennel, Ginger, Myrrh, Palmarosa, Patchouli, Pepper Black, Peppermint, Pine, 

For those nagging winter ailments in the cold and flu season use your fragrant arsenal of Peppermint. Eucalyptus and Tea tree.   Method of use - 4 drops to diffuse, inhale from a tissue or flannel.    The oils derived from plants are highly concentrated, and some can cause problems so must be used in accordance with the safety instructions that accompany them.  A local aromatherapist will always be pleased to advise on effective and safe essential oil use. The oils are not edible unless marked on the label as edible oils and should always be used in diluted form in a vegetable oil or white lotion if applied to the skin.  

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