Steam-Distilled Essential Oils
Organic Bergamot has disinfectant properties that stop the growth of odor-causing bacteria and a refreshing and uplifting quality and is known to build confidence and enhance your mood. We use bergamot in most of our formulas because of its amazing antiseptic and antibacterial properties and its ability to harmonize other essential oils.
White Grapefruit is a highly effective natural antibiotic with the ability to fight a host of common infections and effective against strains of bacteria like Staphylococcus aureus, Enterococcus faecalis, Staphylococcus epidermidis, Escherichia coli, Salmonella thyphimurium, Serratia marcescens, and Proteus vulgaris. In addition to its ability to fight off bacteria, grapefruit essential oil contains properties that may help activate the lymphatic system to clear toxins.
Clary Sage is used to control excessive sweating and help regulate the excessive production of sebum, which bacteria feeds on. It's antiseptic, anti-microbial, astringent, and disinfectant properties curb the growth and spread of bacteria while remaining calming and soothing to the skin. It's scent is known to produce a mildly intoxicating sense of euphoria, leaving you feeling confident and relaxed.
Organic French Lavender has exceptional antibacterial properties that help fight microorganisms that cause odor. Researchers have discovered that lavender essential oil helps increase antioxidant enzyme activities and helps the body protect cells from free radical damage.
Organic Atlas Cedarwood has a uniquely rich, smooth scent and a grounding quality and is sometimes used for meditation. It is said to be an aphrodisiac with an aroma that could be described as masculine but it appeals to both men and women. And because its aroma has a grounding quality, it is often found in meditation blends.
New Caledonia Sandalwood in addition to having a beautiful scent and calming effect, sandalwood has antiseptic and anti-inflammatory properties and is a mild astringent which can help cleanse and soothe the skin.
Indian Jasmine has a warm. exotic, appealing scent that within holistic aromatherapy applications, is said to ease nervous tension. Its aroma is uplifting yet calming and can encourage a restful state of mind.