Lime Essential Oil @ A Glance

Botanical Name Citrus aurantifolia Part Used Fruit Peel Extraction Method Cold compression (fresh lime peels) Steam distillation (dried peels) Fragrance Citrus Sweet Tart Price Point Inexpensive Properties Antibiotic, antioxidant, antiseptic, antiviral, aperitif, astringent, bactericidal, disinfectant, febrifuge, restorative, tonic Therapeutic Uses Alcoholism, anorexia, anxiety, depression, fevers, headaches, mental clarity, rheumatism, sore throats, viral infections Skincare Uses Carbuncles, …

Benefits + Applications of Jasmine Essential Oil

Botanical Name Jasminum officinale, Jasminum grandiflorum Parts Used Flowers Extraction Method Steam distillation Fragrance Exotic Floral Sensual Sweet Warm Price Point Expensive Properties Antidepressant, antiseptic, antispasmodic, aphrodisiac, cicatrisant, expectorant, galactagogue, parturient, sedative, tonic, uterine Therapeutic Uses Balancing feminine energy, childbirth, confidence, coughs, depression, energy, fertility, lactation, libido, menstrual pain, muscle spasms, nervousness, optimism, postnatal depression, …

Yarrow – Nature’s Blood Coagulant

Millefoil. Carpenter’s weed. Soldier's woundwort. Bloodwort. Seemingly non-related utterances, these names all refer to the same plant capable of stopping a nosebleed or preventing a sneeze. Yarrow, botanical name Achillea millefolium, is a flowering perennial roadside weed that also thrives in wasteland and meadows. Common in North America, yarrow is also native to Europe and …