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Essential Oils by Skin Issue

essential-oilsAcne: Bergamot, cedarwood, chamomile, Clary sage, clove, eucalyptus, frankincense, geranium, juniper, lavender, lemon, lemongrass, maijoram, myrtle, patchouli, petitgrain, ravensara, rosemary, rosewood, sage, sage lavender, sandalwood, spearmint, tea tree, thyme, vetiver, yarrow.

Cellulite: Basil, cedarwood, cumin, cypress, fennel, geranium, grapefruit, juniper, lavender, lemon, lime, orange, oregano, patchouli, rosemary’, rosewood, sage, spikenard (increases metabolism to burn fat), tangerine (dissolves), thyme.

Couperose: Carrot seed, chamomile, cypress, frankincense, geranium, helichrysum, hyssop, lime (soothes), neroli, rose.

Dry: Atlas cedar, carrot seed, chamomile, davana, geranium, jasmine, lavender, lemon, neroli, patchouli, rosewood, sandalwood, spikenard, vetiver, ylang ylang.

Eczema: Bergamot (if dry), chamomile, eucalyptus, geranium (if dry), helichrysum, hyssop (if dry), juniper (if wet), lavender (if wet), melissa (lemon balm), myrrh (if wet), patchouli, rosemary (if dry), rosewood, sage, sage lavender.

Feet: Chamomile, fennel, lavender, lemon, pine (excessive sweating), sage (odor).

Mature/Wrinkles: carrot seed, cistus, Clary sage, cypress, elemi, fennel seed, frankincense, galbanum, geranium, helichrysum, jasmine, lavender, lemon, lime, myrrh, neroli, orange, oregano, patchouli (prevents wrinkles), rose, rosehips (slows winkles), rosemary (verbene type), rosewood (slows wrinkles), sandalwood, spikenard, thyme, ylang ylang.

Oily: Basil, bergamot, cajeput, Clary sage, citrus oils, cypress, eucalyptus, jasmine, juniper, lavender, lemon, lemongrass, myrtle, nutmeg, orange, pamarosa, rosemary (verbenone type), sage, spike lavender, tea tree (niaouli type is best), ylang ylang.

Psoriasis: Bergamot, cajeput, cedarwood, chamomile, helichrysum, lavender, melaleuca, patchouli, thyme.

Sensitive: Chamomile, geranium, helichrysum, jasmine, lavender, neroli, rose.

Sun Damaged: Carrot seed, chamomile, cistus, frankincense, helichrysum, lavender, mandarin, melaleuca, patchouli, peppermint.

Scars/Stretch Marks: Atlas cedar, carrot seed, frankincense (prevents), geranium, helichrysum (reduces), hyssop (prevents), lavender (both burn scars and stretch marks), mandarin, myrrh, neroli, patchouli, rose (prevents), rosehip (reduces).

Shingles: Bergamot, blue cypress, chamomile, eucalyptus, geranium, lavender, lemon, tamanu, tea tree, ravensara.

Varicose Veins: Basil, bergamot, cypress (as bath oil), geranium, helichrysum (good during pregnancy), Idaho tansy (weak veins), juniper, lavender, lemongrass, orange, peppermint, rosemary, spikenard, tangerine, yarrow.