Essential oils have become extremely popular and can be a healthy addition to your daily routine. With an increased interest in natural products to aid in relieving aches and pains, essential oils are a go-to for ailments like nausea, sore muscles, headaches, and stress. If you have yet to reap the benefits of essential oils, read on to learn about the different essential oils, diffusers, and the benefits of diffusion.
What Are Essential Oils?
Essential oils are natural compounds that have been taken from plants. The concentrated compound maintains the plant’s scent and flavor. Once the oil is extracted, it is inhaled by the user. Depending on the oil, the scent can have many different effects on the user. Some essential oil users also apply the oil directly to the skin, but unless you are skilled at diluting the oils or have purchased an oil made to be applied on the skin, exercise caution.
What Are They Used For?
Our thoughts, behaviors, emotions, and mood can be altered by the sense of smell, which is why aromatherapy is so effective. Here are some common essential oils and their top uses.
Lemon: skin care, mood booster, antibacterial
Lavender: One of the most useful! An anti-inflammatory, stress relief, immune booster, and anti-bacterial
Tea tree: Used as an antiviral, anti-inflammatory, and alleviate cold symptoms
Eucalyptus: Used to clear airways, boost immune system, and as an anti-inflammatory
Rosemary: Used to decrease stress levels, increase blood pressure, and boost your immune system
Peppermint: Used to alleviate headaches, improve concentration, and soothe nausea
What Is a Diffuser?
An essential oil diffuser is a tool used to release the scent of the oil into the air. There are multiple types of diffusers to choose from. Before you choose your diffuser, you will want to do your research to decide how you will be primarily using your oils. Check out a few of the more common diffusers below to see which one will best suit you!
Ceramic tea light diffuser: Best for small areas, ceramic diffusers simply require a drop or two of oil in water. A tealight candle is lit underneath and gently warms the water and essential oil and to encourage the release of essential oil into the air.
Ultrasonic diffuser: Ultrasonic diffusers are plug in electrical devices that push the essential oils into the air using a small disc that creates vibrations. These vibrations cause the water and essential oils to mist into the air. This spreads the essential oils while adding a small amount of moisture to the air.
Diffusers Available at Nezza Naturals
Bamboo Ultrasonic Diffuser
Soapstone Tea Light Diffuser
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