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Essential Oil Profile: Cypress Blue

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Blue Cypress(Callitris intratropica) Latin Name: Callitris intratropica Family: Cupressaceae Plant Part: Twigs or Wood Method: distillation Note/Element: Note:Top/Middle Element: Wood, Metal Functional Groups: Terpene, alcohol, lactone and ketone. Type: Relaxing ayurvedic dosha (Balances): Pitta Scent: Sweet, woody, slightly floral, slightly smoky, fruity, notes of lemon and cedar. For Skin Type: Sensitive  Cautions: Not during pregnancy. Physical Uses: Inflammation, warts, burns, rashes, cuts, paper cuts, sore muscles and joints, insect bites, psoriasis, skin moisturizer. Mental/Emotional Uses: Soothing, centering, balancing and grounding, stress, anger, developing intuition, releases pessimism, helps us to feel empowered, Other Uses: Insect repellent, men's aftershave, meditation, dream pillows. Unusual in that this blue oil comes from...

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Therapeutic Benefits of Coriander

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 Coriander (Coriandrum Sativum) When I think about coriander the seed of the cilantro plant comes to mind.  Some of the research I read use the two words interchangeably. The Encyclopedia Britannica refers to it as Spanish cilantro. Native to the  Mediterranean and Middle East. Uses go back to Ancient Egypt and China.  "Records of the use of coriander date to 5000 bce (Before Common Era). The seeds are yellowish brown and have a mild, fragrant aroma and aromatic taste similar to a combination of lemon peel and sage. The seeds contain from 0.1 to 1 percent essential oil; its principal component is...

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Essential Oil Profile: Coriander

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Latin Name: Coriandrum sativum Family: Apiaceae Plant Part: Seed/Fruit Method of Extraction: Distillation Note/Element: Note: Top Element: Earth Functional Groups: Aldehyde (relieves stress & promotes relaxation), Alcohol (high resistance to oxidation), Ketone (stimulates cell regeneration, liquefies mucous), Ether( useful as solvents for fats, oils, waxes, and perfumes).  Type: Stimulating, Cooling Ayurvedic Dosha: Pitta, Kapha Scent: Spicy, fresh, penetrating, sweet, woody. For Skin Type: None Cautions: Not during pregnancy. Not on sensitive skin. Physical Uses: Indigestion, nausea, appetite stimulant. Muscle and joint pain. Aides circulation. Colds and flu. Mental/Emotional Uses: Nervous tension, stress, exhaustion, mental clarity, confidence, apathy Other Uses: Aphrodisiac....

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Essential Oil Profile: Clove Bud

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Clove Bud (Eugenia caryophyllata) Latin Name: Eugenia caryophyllata Family: Myrtaceae Plant Part: Blossoms Method of Extraction: Distillation Note/Element: Note: Top/Middle. Element: Fire. Strength: Strong Functional Group: Sesquiterpene, ester, phenol, oxide Type: Stimulating, warming Ayurvedic Dosha (Balances): Kapha (caution, sensitizing and irritating) Scent: spicy, sweet, woody and penetrating For Skin Type: None Cautions: Not during pregnancy. Irritating. Use highly diluted. Skin sensitizing. Do not use with high blood pressure. Never with children. Physical Uses: Warming, infection, colds, flu, cough, toothache, sore muscles and joints, strains, rheumatism, bronchitis, aid in cardiovascular (blood circulation) and immune  system function & asthma. Mental/Emotional Uses: Revitalizing,...

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Essential Oil Profile: Clary Sage

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Clary Sage Latin Name: Salvia sclarea Family: Lamiaceae(Labiatae) Plant Part: Flower/buds,sometimes leaves Method: Distillation Note/Element: Note:Top/ Middle. Element: Wood. Functional Groups: Alcohol, Ester Type: Euphoric Ayurvedic Dosha (Balances): Vata, Pita, Kapha Scent: Hay-like, herbaceous,tea-like,bitter-sweet floral, musky For Skin Type: Oily, Mature Cautions: Not during pregnancy, not w/alcohol use. Avoid w/estrogen dependent conditions such as endometriosis, cysts, and cancers. Physical Uses: Menstrual cramps, menopause, amenorrhea(an abnormal absence of menstruation), labor, indigestion, sore muscles, dandruff, digestion, lower blood pressure, headache relief Mental/Emotional Uses: PMS, depression, stress, tension, postpartum depression, inspiration Other Uses: Aphrodisiac, alcohol addiction Blends Well With: Flowers, peel- Bay, bergamot,...

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