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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…

ORAC Score Essential Oils

ORAC Score Essential Oils The ORAC (Oxygen Radical Absorption Capacity) assay is a laboratory procedure developed in 1992 at the National Institute of Aging in Silver Springs, Maryland.  It is used to measure the antioxidant capacities of many foods, juices, and oils. The higher the ORAC score, the more capable that particular food or oil is of destroying free radicals (Free radicals can cause disease and aging by changing the structure of the body’s cell…

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,…

Clove Essential Oil Uses

Clove Essential Oil Uses 1.  Add a few drops of Clove Essential Oil to a simmering pan to dispel household cooking odors. 2.  Selling your home? Fill your kitchen with the aroma of Clove essential oil. Simmer a few drops of Clove essential oil in a pan of water on the stovetop. 3.  Got a toothache? Clove Bud Essential Oil is a great choice. Place a couple of drops of Clove essential oil on gums…

Is Aromatherapy Oils Safe for Dogs?

Just as aromatherapy can be good for humans, it can also help our pets and provide them with the needed healing (both emotional and therapeutic) effects of aromatherapy.  However, it is extremely important to remember that animals are much different than humans. It is best to consult a qualified aromatherapy practitioner who is familiar with and comfortable about working with animals. A recommended book on this topic is Holistic Aromatherapy for Animals by Kristen Leigh…

Uses of Essential Oils

Historic Uses of Essential Oils The many varied uses of aromatherapy essential oils date back from in the early Egyptian times. There has been a major rise in the use of aromatherapy in Western civilization in just the past few years. The scientifical term for aromatherapy is also known as the term psychoneuroimmunology. This form of science is the study of the immune, neurological, and psychological systems. Our immune systems are greatly effected by our…

Essential Oils For Bug Repellent

Essential Oils for Bug Repellent How many times have you been out enjoying a warm summer evening only to have a squadron of mosquito’s ruin it with endless strafing runs? Hand to hand combat only gives temporary relief and barely slows them down. Maybe chemical warfare might do the trick, with the nasty smelling bug sprays. Or some biological warfare with cages full of lizards and frogs. I don’t think the ladies would appreciate that…

We’re In the News: St. Petersburg Woman teaches about Essential Oils and their biblical healing and spiritual qualities

St. Petersburg woman teaches about essential oils and their biblical healing and spiritual qualities in Brooksville By Gail Hollenbeck, Times Correspondent In Print: Saturday, July 11, 2009 On the Web: http://www.tampabay.com/news/religion/article1017522.ece BROOKSVILLE When Rebecca Park Totilo discovered a spot on her face that looked suspicious, she thought about what she had gone through before when skin cancer was removed from her arm. “He really dug deep and left an ugly scar, so when I saw…