Monday, 3 June 2013

Suggested uses of Ylang Ylang and Geranium Oil

Staying fit and healthy is important in the present life. There are various benefits of using essential oils. Of all the essential oils available in the market, Ylang Ylang and Geranium Oil are the most sought-after options. Ylang Ylang Oil is very floral, sweet, heavy and exotic.  Although the flower from which the oil is extracted is available in mauve and pink colours, it widely extracted from yellow flowers. The oil is extracted from ylang ylang tree. There are two methods using which this oil is extracted.  Solvent extraction and steam distillation process. This oil has found usage as a part of holistic treatment.

There are various health benefits that you can get to enjoy with Ylang Ylang.  It is the medicinal properties that speak volumes about this wonderful oil that has found application in essential oil as well as aromatherapy. Application of this oil brings natural sedative properties that render respite from problems such as insomnia and anxiety.  It is also used for treating nervous disorders such as stress and depression. Add a few drops of oil to your bath or massage it on your body and enjoy its various benefits.

This particular oil comes along with various relaxing properties that are extremely helpful for treating problems such as fast heartbeat and normalising high blood pressure. It augments the blood flow circulation to the entire body. This, in turn, will let more nutrients and oxygen reach out to all parts of your body keeping you stay and fit. If you are considering applying this oil to your body then making sure you conduct a test by applying it to the particular area of your skin.

Next comes the Geranium Oil that has found usage in various products. It has soothing floral fragrance that not relaxes but also calms your body as well as mind. The usage of this oil dates back to the times of Egyptians who used it extensively for promoting radiant and beautiful skin amidst various other things.  

It is also known as the “women’s oil” for it has to offer various menopausal as well as menstrual benefits. Actually, this oil has variety of uses.  Except for promoting the health of women, it is also used for healing skin problems such as athlete’s foot and eczema. It is also used for treating respiratory problems.  Because of its extremely gentle properties, Geranium Oil can be used by anybody, anytime and anywhere. 

1 comment:

  1. An essential oil is a concentrated hydrophobic liquid containing volatile aroma compounds from plants. Essential oils are also known as volatile oils.
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