The Many Uses For Essential Oils

Plants have an array of qualities that we depend on daily. The essential oils that we extract from flowers, leaves, roots, bark, and stems of plants have multiple uses.You can apply essential oils throughout your daily routine and skin care experiments. Many use essential oils daily. Essential oils in medicine date back  thousands of years. They have amazing aromatic properties, and many types of essential oils also have health benefits.

You can use essential oils for medicinal purposes. A large portion of essential oils contain antimicrobial, antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, antiviral, and antibiotic properties. This is an impressive list of benefits, which leads to many uses for essential oils.

You can evoke sensory experiences through the use of essential oils. This is also another reason why they are so popular. The enjoyable aromatic benefits impact our brain chemistry. This supports spiritual wellness and emotional wellbeing. Many of these fragrances are restorative and can rejuvenate, relax and recharge the body.

Essential oils are so potent that a single drop can be the equivalent of several tablespoons of dried plant matter. For example, a single drop of peppermint oil is the equivalent of drinking 25 cups of peppermint tea. The uses for essential oils are diverse and you can use them in multiple combinations.

It is important to select essential oils with high purity. The more pure, the more effective, and the better value you are going to get for your money. This is why it’s important to carefully read the labels as well as to check the country of origin before making your selection.

Some of the most common uses for essential oils include aromatherapy in the form of oil burners. The oils can be mixed with water and heated. The resulting vapor can create a powerful fragrance. You can add essential oils to all sorts of beauty products to evoke certain feelings. Depending on the properties of the oil being used, different feelings will be evoked.

We Encourage You to Experiment With Essential Oils

At Better Shea Butter, we encourage customers to experiment with blending essential oils of your choice with Shea butter. You can create beautifully scented soaps, moisturizers, body mousse and creams. The options are virtually endless and allow you to personalize the skincare range you create. This is both satisfying and a fun way to make the most out of the amazing rejuvenating properties associated with Shea butter.

To learn how to use essential oils with Shea butter, read our comprehensive recipe book. This eBook is full of great ideas that we hope will inspire you. If you want to sample what can be done with Shea butter and essential oils, consider trying our Shea Body Butter Infused With Peppermint product. This is an invigorating and rejuvenating skincare treatment with wide appeal.

When you’re ready to launch into your own creations, we will give you a link to our recipe book with your purchase of Ivory or Yellow Shea butter. Then, you will have all the information you need to create your own skincare range incorporating essential oils. Start creating today! The possibilities are endless.

The Shea Butter Lady