Arthritis and Essential Oils

Arthritis is a very painful health issue and is very common, essential oils for arthritis to help combat its symptoms in the article below! According to the Mayo Clinic, it is the Number one cause of disability in the United States and nearly 40 million Americans have some form of arthritis. (Mayo Clinic on Arthritis, Second Edition) By Linda Blanton (ACP Level 1 Graduate) Arthritis means “inflammation of a joint.”  There are many forms of…

Essential Oils for Inflammation | Aroma Hut Institute

Essential Oils for Inflammation

Essential oils for inflammation can be very useful in the treatment for inflammation. Inflammation is caused from various conditions: bacteria, poor diet, chemicals, hormonal imbalance, or physical injury. When blood vessels leading to the heart are damaged and clogged, a protein is released into the bloodstream called C-reactive protein. The level of this protein indicates the degree of inflammation in the linings of the arteries. Certain essential oils have been documented to be excellent for…

Essential Oils Quick Reference Chart – Quick Reference Guide

This information is for educational purposes only and it is not intended to diagnose or treat any condition. Please consult with the appropriate health professional for any condition you are treating. Use this only as a quick reference guide. Basil: Anti-inflammatory, helps intestinal problems, muscle spasms, headaches, and mental fatigue. Dilute with carrier oil. Bergamot: Analgesic, anti-depressant, anxiety, female hormone balance. Anti-fungal, anti-inflammatory, allergies, sedative. Birch: .Analgesic, anti-spasmodic, natural cortisone, may give relief to arthritis,…

Essential Oils for Chronic Pain

Essential Oils for Chronic Pain Did you know that Peppermint essential oil is one of the best oils to use for blocking pain?  A recent study by Gobel et al., in 1994 showed that peppermint blocks calcium channels and substance P. important factors in the transmission of pain signals, according to the Essential Oils Desk Reference.  Other essential oils that have pain-relieving properties includes helichrysum. For chronic pain, try peppermint, helichrysum, spruce, birch, basil, cypress,…