Tea Tree Oil – malaleuca alternifolia (leaf)
A non toxic, non irritating, anti-bacterial, anti-fungal, and anti-viral oil, Tea Tree is used to combat a wide range of infecting organisms, and can be used neat on the skin without irritating the mucous membrane.
Lavender Oil – lavandula angustifolia (flower)
The oil is both soothing and reviving, and is useful at relieving fatigue – yet is also superb for treating insomnia and ensuring a peaceful, relaxing sleep.
Geranium Oil – pelargonium graveolens (leaves)
has a mild tonic action, suitable for all skin types. It is cleansing and refreshing and has a delicious floral fragrance.
Lemongrass – cymbopogon citratus (grass)
With a stronger and sweeter aroma than Lemon, Lemongrass is deodorising and excellent for tired, aching feet. It is an effective antiseptic
Mandarin – citrus reticulata (rind of the fruit)
A calm and gentle stimulant with a cheering fragrance. Useful in massage blends for care of the skin, particularly where there are stretch marks.
May Chang – litsea cubeba (fruit)
This oil has astringent and toning properties. Its sweet and fruity fragrance makes it an invigorating tonic
Rosewood – aniba rosaeodora (tree)
A sweet and subtle woody fragrance, Rosewood is perfect for relaxation
Ylang Ylang – cananga odorata (flowers)
A soothing and sensual oil with a floral and exotic fragrance. Excellent for both oily and dry skin.
Orange – citrus sinensis (rind of the fruit)
With a delicious tangy fragrance, Orange is a refreshing and mildly relaxing oil.
Lemon Myrtle Oil -Backhousia citriodora (leaf)
Extremely lemony and crisp. More “lemony” than true Lemon oil.
Studies suggest that Backhousia oil has better antibacteriial and antifungal properties than the better known tea tree