(Last Updated on : 05/08/2013)
oils constitute one of the most significant ingredients of aromatherapy oils. Various species of trees and grasses are utilized by aromatherapy experts to manufacture effective aromatherapy oils which are essential for the well-being of man. Rosewood, sandalwood, eucalyptus, rose
, tea, basil, peppermint
, lavender and others are the various types of trees, herbs and plants that are used to manufacture these types of oils. Lemongrass oil
is important aromatherapy oil which is quite popular. Steam is run through the parts of the plants to extract these nourishing oils.
Lavender oils are intoxicating, with a fresh floral fragrance which is known to possess a calming effect. This aromatherapy oil is utilized to reduce anxiety and also acts as a natural antiseptic and painkiller. Its medicinal properties enable it to provide instant relief from insect bites, minor burns, insect stings and muscular cramps. It is often used during 'savasanna' (a Yoga
asana) to create a blissful atmosphere for the yoga practitioner.
Rosewood oils are in high demand throughout the country since they are extremely useful for treating headaches, stress, dry skin, sensitive skin, fever, flu, etc.
This aromatherapy oil is a natural antibacterial and antiviral. Respiratory ailments like asthma, cough and cold, along with muscular pains, skin disorders and mental stress are generally soothed by eucalyptus
oil. It is anti inflammatory in nature as well. This oil also provides good dental care.
Lemongrass oil is famous for enhancing concentration, mental awareness and reducing negative emotions. This antiseptic oil is necessary for treating cuts, scrapes and other physical complications. It is a natural energizer which is often inhaled as a vaporizer for medical impacts.
Tea Tree Oil
Tea tree oil possesses excellent medicinal properties which treat skin ailments like oily skin secretions, acne and pimples. This aromatherapy oil is famous for its multiple benefits to a man's health.
Sandalwood oil has been utilized since ancient ages in India, to relieve skin ailments and other disorders. Diseases like leucorrhoea, laryngitis, scars, depression, bronchitis and several other maladies are treated with the aide of this aromatherapy oil.
The other aromatherapy oils are peppermint oils, geranium oils, ginger oils and numerable others which are renowned for their versatility in improving one's physical and psychological health. All such oils have different therapeutic properties. Aromatherapy oils are believed to be pleasantly aromatic and relieve all kinds of stress by strengthening the olfactory nerve of the human body.