Essential Oil Quick Reference [Properties – Profiles – Precautions]

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Allspice/Pimento Essential Oil:

Aroma: Fresh, warm, spicy and sweet smell.

Pairs Well With: Bay, black pepper, cistus, coriander, geranium, ginger, lavender, neroli, opopanax, patchouli and ylang ylang

Properties: Good anesthetic, analgesic, antioxidant, antiseptic, carminative, muscle relaxant, rubefacient, stimulant, and tonic.

Precautions General:

  • Should only be used in low dilutions, as it is found to irritate the mucus membrane and to cause dermal irritation.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Not safe
  • Nursing: Not safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: Children 6+ years
  • Topically, should not exceed 3% of the recipe, or 30 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: No
  • Cats: No

Recipes With All-spice/Pimiento Essential Oil:

 


Angelica Essential Oil:

Aroma: Fresh, herbaceous, peppery and woody.

Pairs Well With: Basil, chamomile, geranium, grapefruit, lavender, lemon, mandarin and patchouli.

Properties: Antispasmodic, carminative, depurative, diaphoretic, digestive, diuretic, hepatic, emmenagogue, expectorant, febrifuge, nervine, stimulant, stomachic and tonic.

Precautions General:

  • Phototoxic
  • Not for diabetics
  • May overstimulate the nervous system

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Not safe
  • Nursing: Not safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: Children 2+ years topically
  • Topically, should not exceed 2% of the recipe, or 20 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: No
  • Cats: No

Recipes With Angelica Essential Oil: 

Faded Memories (Scar Minimizing Blend)


Anise Essential Oil:

Aroma: Licorice-like, fresh, sweet and spicy.

Pairs Well With: Bay, black pepper, ginger, lavender, orange, pine, and rose.

Properties: Anti-epileptic, anti-hysteric, anti-rheumatic, antiseptic, antispasmodic, carminative, cordial, decongestant, digestive, diuretic, expectorant, stimulant, galactagogue, stomachic, insecticide, laxative, parasiticide and vermifuge.

Precautions General:

  • Should only be used in low dilutions, as it is found to irritate the mucus membrane and to cause dermal irritation.
  • Very potent and the anethole contained in it can cause dermatitis in some individuals. In large doses, it can also slow down the circulation and can cause cerebral congestion.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Not safe
  • Nursing: Not safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: Children 6+ years
  • Topically, should not exceed 3% of the recipe, or 30 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: No
  • Cats: No

Recipes With Anise Essential Oil:


Basil Essential Oil:

Aroma: Clear, fresh, warm, spicy, herbaceous, light, peppery and gives a sweet, green top note to blends.

Pairs Well With: Bergamot, black pepper, cedarwood, fennel, ginger, geranium, grapefruit, lavender, lemon, marjoram, neroli and verbena.

Properties: Analgesic, antidepressant, antispasmodic, anti-venomous, carminative, cephalic, diaphoretic, digestive, emmenagogue, expectorant, anti-spasmodic, anti-bacterial, ophthalmic, febrifuge, insecticide, nervine, stomachic, sudorific, tonic and stimulant.

Precautions General:

  • In excess, it can have a stupefying effect
  • Avoid in epilepsy

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Not safe
  • Nursing: Not safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 16+ years

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: No
  • Cats: No

Recipes With Basil Essential Oil:

Mother’s Milk Blend (Increase Low Breast Milk Supply)

Tranquility (Relaxing Stress Relief Bath Blend)

Bye Bye Bugs (Insect Repellent Diffuser Blend)

Quiet Time (Relaxing Massage Oil)


Bay Essential Oil:

Aroma: Strong, medicinal, herbaceous, sweet, fresh and spicy.

Pairs Well With: Bergamot, clary sage, cypress, frankincense, ginger, juniper, lavender, orange, patchouli, pine, rosemary and ylang ylang.

Properties: Antiseptic, antibiotic, analgesic, anti-neuralgic, antispasmodic, aperitif, astringent, emmenagogue, febrifuge, insecticide, cholagogue, sedative, stomachic, sudorific and tonic.

Precautions General:

  • High eugenol content and may irritate the skin and mucus membranes, so it should be used with caution on the skin.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Not safe
  • Nursing: Not safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 6+ years
  • Topically, should not exceed 3% of the recipe, or 30 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: No
  • Cats: No

Recipes With Bay Essential Oil:

Forrest Edge (Rejuvenating Massage Oil)


Benzoin Essential Oil:

Aroma: Soft, sweet, warm and vanilla-like.

Pairs Well With: Black pepper, copaiba balsam, coriander, cypress, frankincense, ginger, jasmine, juniper, lemon, myrrh, rose, and sandalwood.

Properties: Anti-depressant, carminative, cordial, deodorant, disinfectant, relaxant, diuretic, expectorant, antiseptic, vulnerary, astringent, anti-inflammatory, anti-rheumatic, and sedative.

Precautions General:

  • When concentrating is needed, it is best to avoid using benzoin oil as it can have a very relaxing effect.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Not safe
  • Nursing: Not safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 2+ years
  • Topically, should not exceed 2% of the recipe, or 20 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: No
  • Cats: No

Recipes With Benzoin Essential Oil:


Bergamot Essential Oil:

Aroma: Fresh, spicy, floral, citrus, yet fruity and sweet, and is reminiscent of neroli as well as lavender oil.

Pairs Well With: Chamomile, citrus oils, coriander, cypress, geranium, helichrysum, jasmine, juniper, lavender, lemon balm, neroli, nutmeg, rose, sandalwood, vetiver, violet and ylang ylang

Properties: Analgesic, antidepressant, antiseptic, antibiotic, anti-spasmodic, stomachic, calmative, cicatrisant, deodorant, digestive, febrifuge, vermifuge and vulnerary.

Precautions General:

  • Can cause burns when used on a sensitive skin which is then exposed to sunlight, as the high content of bergaptene can cause photo-toxicity.
  • It is advisable to keep out of the sun if this oil is used on the skin. Even when the ingredient Bergaptene (Furocoumarin) is removed from the oil and phototoxicity is therefore minimized, it is still advisable to keep treated skin out of the sun, and to use it in concentrations of less than 1 %.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Safe (No in First trimester)
  • Nursing: Safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 6+ months
  • Topically, should not exceed .5% of the recipe, or 3-5 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Yes (High Dilution)
  • Cats: No

Recipes With Bergamot Essential Oil:

One Last Go (Energy and Mood Booster Diffuser Blend)

Meditating Moms Blend (Relaxation and Stress Relief)

Nature’s Balance (Perfume Blend)

Liquid Sunshine Blend (Mood Boost / Stress Relief)

Goodnight Baby Blend (Toddler Sleep Aid)

Let Go & Relax Blend (Anxiety Relief Blend)

Sleep Tight Tonight Blends (Help Getting To Sleep)

Drifting (Relaxing Sleep Diffuser Blend)

Deep Breaths (Stress Relief Diffuser Blend)

Kiss My Neck (Aphrodisiac Diffuser Blend)

Quiet Time (Relaxing Massage Oil)

Melt Away (Anxiety Relief Blend)


Black Pepper Essential Oil:

Aroma: Dry, woody, strong and sharp spicy smelling oil and is faintly reminiscent of clove oil, yet more refined.

Pairs Well With: Cardamom, clary sage, clove, frankincense, geranium, lavender, juniper, marjoram, myrrh, orange, nutmeg, rosemary, sage, sandalwood, tea tree, vetiver and ylang ylang

Properties: Analgesic, antiseptic, antispasmodic, antitoxic, aphrodisiac, diaphoretic, digestive, diuretic, febrifuge, laxative, rubefacient and tonic (especially of the spleen).

Precautions General:

  • Avoid with homeopathics, in kidney or liver disease.
  • Using too much could over-stimulate the kidneys

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Not safe
  • Nursing: Not safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 2+ years
  • Topically, should not exceed 3% of the recipe, or 30 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Yes (High Dilution)
  • Cats: Yes (High Dilution)

Recipes With Black Pepper Essential Oil:

No Pain No Gain Blend (Sore Muscle Ache Relief)

Kick It To The Curb Blend (Addiction Relief / Aid)

Kiss My Neck (Aphrodisiac Diffuser Blend)

Feel The Love (Romantic Roller Blend)


Cajeput / Cajuput Essential Oil:

Aroma: Strong, slightly sweet, camphoraceous, medicinal and rather penetrating smell.

Pairs Well With: Angelica, bergamot, clary sage, cloves, geranium, lavender, marjoram, oakmoss, pine, rosemary, spice oils, ylang ylang and thyme.

Properties: Antiseptic, cosmetic, bactericide, insecticide, decongestant, analgesic, expectorant, febrifuge, vermifuge, anti-spasmodic, anti-neuralgic, carminative, stimulant, tonic, sudorific, and emenagogue.

Precautions General:

  • Non-toxic and non-sensitizing, yet could irritate the skin when used in high concentration and can also easily irritate the mucus membranes.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Not safe
  • Nursing: Not safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 6+ years
  • Topically, should not exceed 3% of the recipe, or 30 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Yes (High Dilution)
  • Cats: Yes (High Dilution)

Recipes With Cajeput/Cajuput Essential Oil:


Camphor Essential Oil:

Aroma: Clear, fresh, sharp, camphoraceous and woody undertone.

Pairs Well With: Basil, cajuput, chamomile, citrus oils, eucalyptus, lavender, rosemary, spice oils and melissa.

Properties: Analgesic, antidepressant, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, cardiac, carminative, diuretic, febrifuge, hypertensive, insecticide, laxative, rubefacient, stimulant, sudorific, vermifuge and vulnerary.

Precautions General:

  • In aromatherapy as it is classed as a convulsant and neurotoxin.
  • Powerful oil and should be used with care.
  • Overdosing can cause convulsions and vomiting
  • Avoid with homeopathics
  • Avoid in cases of epilepsy
  • Avoid with asthma

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Not safe
  • Nursing: Not safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 10+ years
  • Topically, should not exceed .5% of the recipe, or 3-5 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Not safe
  • Cats: Not safe

Recipes With Camphor Essential Oil:


Caraway Essential Oil:

Aroma: Sweet spicy with a slightly peppery aroma

Pairs Well With: Basil, chamomile, coriander, frankincense, ginger, lavender and orange.

Properties: It is a galactogogue, anti-histaminic, antiseptic, antispasmodic, carminative, digestive, stomachic, disinfectant, diuretic, emenagogue, expectorant, aperitif, astringent, insecticide, stimulant, tonic, and vermifuge.

Precautions General:

  • Non-toxic and non-sensitizing, it may cause skin irritation if used in high concentration.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Not safe
  • Nursing: Not safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 3+ years
  • Topically, should not exceed 2% of the recipe, or 20 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Safe (High dilution)
  • Cats: Safe (High dilution)

Recipes With Caraway Essential Oil:


Cardamom Essential Oil:

Aroma: Warm, green, spicy, and balsamic

Pairs Well With: Bay, bergamot, black pepper, caraway, cedarwood, cinnamon, cloves, coriander, fennel, ginger, grapefruit, jasmine, lemon, lemongrass, litsea cubeba, mandarin, neroli, orange, palmarosa, patchouli, petitgrain, sandalwood, vetiver, ylang ylang

Properties: Antiseptic and antimicrobial disinfects the oral cavity of all germs and eliminates bad breath. Cures muscular and respiratory spasms, thereby giving relief from muscle pulls and cramps, asthma, and whooping cough. Boosts metabolism and digestion by stimulating the whole digestive system.

Precautions General:

  • May cause irritation to sensitive skins.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Safe (No in First trimester)
  • Nursing: Safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 6+ years
  • Topically, should not exceed 3% of the recipe, or 30 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Yes (High Dilution)
  • Cats: Yes (High Dilution)

Recipes With Cardamom Essential Oil:

Happy Belly Blend – (Stomach Ache Relief)


Carrot Seed Essential Oil:

Aroma: Dry, slightly sweet, and earthy aroma.

Pairs Well With: Bergamot, juniper, lavender, lemon, lime, cedarwood, cinnamon, citrus oils, geranium and all spice oils.

Properties: Antiseptic, disinfectant, detoxifying, antioxidant, carminative, depurative, diuretic, emmenagogue, stimulant, cytophylactic, and a tonic.

Precautions General:

  • Non-toxic and non-sensitizing, yet could irritate the skin when used in high concentration and can also easily irritate the mucus membranes.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Not safe
  • Nursing: Not safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 6+ months
  • Topically, should not exceed .5% of the recipe, or 3-5 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Yes (High Dilution)
  • Cats: Yes (High Dilution)

Recipes With Carrot Seed Essential Oil:

Sweet & Supple (DIY Exfoliating Facial Sugar Scrub)


Cedarwood Essential Oil:

Aroma: Soft, balsamic, rich dry overtones, woody and “pencil-like” smell and has a faint undertone of sandalwood.

Pairs Well With: Bergamot, chamomile, clary sage, cypress, eucalyptus, jasmine, juniper, lavender, neroli, palmarosa, petitgrain, rosemary, sandalwood, vetiver, and ylang ylang

Properties: Anti-seborrhoeic, antiseptic, antispasmodic, tonic, astringent, diuretic, emenagogue, expectorant, insecticidal, sedative, and a fungicide.

Precautions General:

  • May irritate sensitive skin

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Not safe
  • Nursing: Not safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 6+ months
  • Topically, should not exceed .5% of the recipe, or 3-5 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: No
  • Cats: No

Recipes With Cedarwood Essential Oil:

Sleep Tight Tonight Blends (Help Getting To Sleep)

Sweet Dreams (Sleep Aid Pillow Spray Blend)

Grounded (Mind Body Relaxing Diffuser Blend)

Sawing Logs (Anti Snoring Diffuser/Roller Blend)

IQ (Kid’s Focus Roller Blend)

Forrest Edge (Rejuvenating Massage Oil)


Chamomile Essential Oil:

Aroma: Roman: Fresh, rich, sweet and apple-like fragrance German: Sweet, straw-like fragrance

Pairs Well With: Bergamot, eucalyptus, clary sage, lavender, geranium, grapefruit,, jasmine, neroli, oakmoss, palmarosa, tea tree, grapefruit, rose, lemon and ylang-ylang.

Properties: Anti-spasmodic, antiseptic, antibiotic, antidepressant, anti-neuralgic, antiphlogistic, carminative, cholagogue, cicatrisant, emenagogue, analgesic, febrifuge, hepatic, sedative, nervine, digestive, tonic, bactericidal, sudorific, stomachic, anti-inflammatory, anti-infectious, vermifuge, and vulnerary.

Precautions General:

  • Non-toxic and non-irritant.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Safe (No in First trimester – must be highly diluted since they do have emmenagogue properties when used in high concentrations. )
  • Nursing: Safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 3+ months
  • Topically, should not exceed .2% of the recipe, or 1-2 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Safe (High Dilution)
  • Cats: Safe (High Dilution)

Recipes With Chamomile Essential Oil:

Kick It To The Curb Blend (Addiction Relief / Aid)

Mastitis Relief Blend (Mastitis & Clogged Milk Duct Remedy)

Sleep Tight Tonight Blends (Help Getting To Sleep)

Gentle Tummy (Upset Stomach Massage/Roller Blend)

Flower Garden (Floral Diffuser Blend)

Smooth As A (DIY Fabric Essential Oil Baby Wipes)

Inner Peace (Diffuser & Massage Oil Blend)

Garden (Relaxing Room Spray)


Cinnamon Essential Oil:

Aroma: Flat, earthy, warm, spicy and musky smell

Pairs Well With: Benzoin, bergamot, cardamom, clove, frankincense, ginger, grapefruit, lemon, mandarin, marjoram, nutmeg, orange, peppermint, peru balsam, petitgrain, rose, vanilla, and ylang ylang

Properties: Analgesic, antiseptic, antibiotic, antispasmodic, aphrodisiac, astringent, cardiac, carminative, emmenagogue, insecticide, stimulant, stomachic, tonic and vermifuge.

Precautions General:

  • Not for liver or kidney disease. Cinnamon bark is not safe for use on anyone’s skin, as it is too irritating. Use Cinnamon leaf instead, for topical preparations.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Not safe
  • Nursing: Not safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 6+ months
  • Topically (Cinnamon leaf only), should not exceed .5% of the recipe, or 3-5 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Safe (High dilution)
  • Cats: No

Recipes With Cinnamon Essential Oil:

Aphrodite’s Kiss (Romantic Massage Oil Blend)


Citronella Essential Oil:

Aroma: Rich, fresh, sweet, lemony

Pairs Well With: Bergamot, cedarwood, citrus oils, geranium, pine, and sandalwood.

Properties: Anti-bacterial, antidepressant, antiseptic, anti-spasmodic, anti-inflammatory and deodorant, all rolled into one. It is also diaphoretic, diuretic, febrifuge, fungicidal, stomachic, stimulant, tonic and vermifuge.

Precautions General:

  • May irritate sensitive skin and cause dermatitis in certain individuals.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Not safe
  • Nursing: Not safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 6+ months
  • Topically, should not exceed .5% of the recipe, or 3-5 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Safe (High dilution)
  • Cats: No

Recipes With Citronella Essential Oil:


Clary Sage Essential Oil:

Aroma: Dry, musky, bittersweet floral, nutty fragrance, somewhat herbaceous.

Pairs Well With: Bay, bergamot, black pepper, cardamom, cedarwood, chamomile, coriander, cypress, frankincense, geranium, grapefruit, jasmine, juniper, lavender, lemon balm, lime, mandarin, patchouli, petitgrain, pine, rose, sandalwood and tea tree

Properties: Antidepressant, anticonvulsive, antispasmodic, antiseptic, aphrodisiac, astringent, bactericidal, carminative, deodorant, digestive, emenagogue, euphoric, hypotensive, nervine, sedative, stomachic, and uterine.

Precautions General:

  • Very relaxing and should be avoided when consuming alcohol, since it could exaggerate the effects of alcohol.
  • It is a non-toxic, non-sensitizing oil, but can in large doses generate a headache.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Not safe
  • Nursing: Not safe
  • It’s safe for use during labor (under the guidance of a doula or midwife) as well as postpartum.

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 2+ years
  • Topically, should not exceed 2% of the recipe, or 20 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Safe (High Dilution)
  • Cats: Safe (High Dilution)

Recipes With Clary Sage Essential Oil:

Kick It To The Curb Blend (Addiction Relief / Aid)

Mother’s Milk Blend (Increase Low Breast Milk Supply)

Melt Away (Anxiety Relief Blend)


Clove Essential Oil:

Aroma: Strong, spicy, warm, pungent with a slightly fruity top note

Pairs Well With: Allspice, bay, bergamot, basil, benzoin, cinnamon, chamomile, clary sage, geranium, ginger, grapefruit, jasmine, lavender, lemon, mandarin, palmarosa, rose, sandalwood, vanilla, and ylang ylang.

Properties: Analgesic, antiseptic, antispasmodic, anti-neuralgic, anti-microbial, anti-fungal, antiviral, aphrodisiac, carminative, anti-infectious, disinfectant, insecticide, stimulant, stomachic, uterine, tonic and stimulating in nature.

Precautions General:

  • Not for liver and kidney conditions.
  • If it is used in a oil, lotion or cream applied to the skin, the concentration should be well below 1%.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Safe (No in First trimester)
  • Nursing: Safe
  • Safe to diffuse and inhale maximum 15 minutes
  • Safe to apply topically (dilution needed) Recommended 1% dilution (6 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil), and a 2% dilution (12 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil) during labor and while nursing.

Precautions Children:

  • Age: Children 2+ years
  • Topically, should not exceed 2% of the recipe, or 20 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: No
  • Cats: No

Recipes With Clove Essential Oil:

 


Copaiba Essential Oil:

Aroma: Woody, slightly balsamic, and sweet aroma.

Pairs Well With: Lavender, black pepper, frankincense, angelica root or seed, clove bud, grapefruit, lemon, lemongrass, ylang ylang, cypress, eucalyptus radiata, and green myrtle.

Properties: Anti-Inflammatory, cicatrizant disinfectant, emollient, astringent, expectorant, diuretic, hypotensive and anti-irritant.

Precautions General:

  • No known contraindications.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Safe (No in First trimester)
  • Nursing: Safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 2+ years
  • Topically, should not exceed 2% of the recipe, or 20 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Safe (High Dilution)
  • Cats: Safe (High Dilution)

Recipes With Copaiba Essential Oil:

Nature’s Balance (Perfume Blend)


Coriander Essential Oil:

Aroma: Sweet, spicy, warm smell, woody, slight fruity top note.

Pairs Well With: Bergamot, black pepper, cardamom, cinnamon, clary sage, clove, cypress, frankincense, geranium, ginger, grapefruit, jasmine, lemon, neroli, nutmeg, orange, palmarosa, petitgrain, pine, ravensara, sandalwood, vetiver, and ylang ylang

Properties: Analgesic, aphrodisiac, anti-spasmodic, carminative, depurative, deodorant, digestive, fungicide, lipolytic, stimulant, and stomachic.

Precautions General:

  • Very relaxing and should be avoided when consuming alcohol, since it could exaggerate the effects of alcohol.
  • It is a non-toxic, non-sensitizing oil, but can in large doses generate a headache.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Safe (No in First trimester)
  • Nursing: Safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 6+ months
  • Topically, should not exceed .5% of the recipe, or 3-5 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Safe (High Dilution)
  • Cats: Safe (High Dilution)

Recipes With Coriander Essential Oil:

Kick It To The Curb Blend (Addiction Relief / Aid)

Pewpourri (Odor Eliminator Diffuser Blend)


Cypress Oil Essential Oil:

Aroma: Sweet balsamic, slightly spicy warm overtones of pine/juniper berry, evergreen aroma, woody and refreshing masculine smell.

Pairs Well With: Bergamot, benzoin, black pepper, cedarwood, chamomile, clary sage, ginger, lavender, juniper, pine, marjoram, sandalwood, rosemary, frankincense, ylang-ylang and all the citrus oils.

Properties: Astringent, antiseptic, antispasmodic, deodorant, diuretic, hemostatic, hepatic, styptic, sudorific, vasoconstrictor, respiratory tonic, and sedative.

Precautions General:

  • Non-toxic and non-irritant and can be used by most people.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Not safe
  • Nursing: Not safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: Babies 6+ months
  • Topically, should not exceed .5% of the recipe, or 3-5 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: No
  • Cats: No

Recipes With Cypress Essential Oil:

Fade Away (Varicose/Spider Veins Massage Blend)

Cobwebs (Varicose Veins | Spider Veins Massage Oil)

Tired Feet (Foot Massage Blend)


Dill Essential Oil:

Aroma: Dry, fresh, warm, spicy and grass-like smell

Pairs Well With:  Black pepper, caraway, cinnamon, citrus oils, clove, elemi, nutmeg, peppermint, and spearmint

Properties: Antispasmodic, carminative, digestive, disinfectant, galactagogue, sedative, stomachic and sudorific.

Precautions General:

  • No contra-indications are known, but the oil can have a stupefying effect when used in very large doses.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Not safe
  • Nursing: Not safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 3+ months
  • Topically, should not exceed .2% of the recipe, or 1-2 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Safe (High dilution)
  • Cats: Safe (High dilution)

Recipes With Dill Essential Oil:


Eucalyptus Oil Essential Oil:

Aroma: Aromatic, camphoraceous, clear, fresh, penetrating, sharp, strong, woody and very distinctive smell

Pairs Well With: Benzoin, cedarwood, chamomile, cypress, geranium, ginger, grapefruit, juniper, lavender, lemon, lemongrass, marjoram, peppermint, pine, rosemary and thyme.

Properties: Analgesic, anti-bacterial, anti-inflammatory, anti-neuralgic, anti-rheumatic, antiseptic, antispasmodic, antiviral, astringent, balsamic, cicatrisant, decongestant, deodorant, depurative, diuretic, expectorant, febrifuge, hypoglycaemic, rubefacient, stimulant, vermifuge and vulnerary.

Precautions General:

  • Not for homeopathics.
  • Not for people with epilepsy, high blood pressure or hypertension.
  • Excessive use of this oil may cause headaches.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Not safe
  • Nursing: Not safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: Children 10+ years
  • Topically, should not exceed 3% of the recipe, or 30 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Yes (High Dilution Needed)
  • Cats: Yes (High Dilution Needed)

Recipes With Eucalyptus Essential Oil:

No Pain No Gain Blend (Sore Muscle Ache Relief)

Brain Pain Blend (Headache/Migraine Relief)

Clean Mint (Sanitizing Room Spray Blend)

Bye Bye Bugs (Insect Repellent Diffuser Blend)

Clean Air (Respiratory Aid Diffuser Blend)

Breathe Easy (Cough Relief Diffuser Blend)

Sawing Logs (Anti Snoring Diffuser/Roller Blend)

Tired Feet (Foot Massage Blend)

Quiet Time (Relaxing Massage Oil)


Fennel Essential Oil:

Aroma: Herby, slightly spicy smell, sweet, almost peppery, earthy much like aniseed.

Pairs Well With: Bergamot, black pepper, cardamom, cypress, dill, fir, geranium, ginger, grapefruit, juniper, lavender, lemon, mandarin, marjoram, niaouli, orange, pine, ravensara, rose, rosemary, sandalwood, tangerine,and ylang ylang

Properties: Antiseptic, anti-spasmodic, aperitif, carminative, depurative, diuretic, emmenagogue, expectorant, galactogogue, laxative, stimulant, stomachic, splenic, tonic, and a vermifuge.

Precautions General:

  • Avoid in epilepsy and estrogen dependent cancers.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Not safe
  • Nursing: Not safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 6+ years
  • Topically, should not exceed 3% of the recipe, or 30 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Safe (High Dilution)
  • Cats: Safe (High Dilution)

Recipes With Fennel Essential Oil:

Mother’s Milk Blend (Increase Low Breast Milk Supply)

Gentle Tummy (Upset Stomach Massage/Roller Blend)


Frankincense Essential Oil:

Aroma: Earthy, a slightly citrus-fruity/sweet, woody, spicy, haunting smell, a small hint camphoric, but very pleasant.

Pairs Well With: Citrus oils like bergamot, grapefruit, lime, lemon, neroli and wild orange. Piney and earthy scents such as cypress, myrrh palmarosa, pine, patchouli, sandalwood, and vetiver. Floral scents such as lavender, geranium, rose, ylang ylang, and clary sage. Spice scents such as black pepper, camphor, and cinnamon.

Properties: Antiseptic, astringent, carminative, cicatrizant, cytophylactic, digestive, diuretic, emmenagogue, expectorant, sedative, tonic, uterine, vulnerary

Precautions General:

  • Non-toxic and non-irritant and can be used by most people.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Safe (No in First trimester)
  • Nursing: Safe
  • Safe to diffuse and inhale maximum 15 minutes
  • Safe to apply topically (dilution needed) Recommended 1% dilution (6 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil), and a 2% dilution (12 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil) during labor and while nursing.

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 2+ years
  • Topically, should not exceed 2% of the recipe, or 20 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Yes
  • Cats: No

Recipes With Frankincense Essential Oil:

Zit Zapper Blend (Acne Spot Treatment)

Nature’s Balance (Perfume Blend)

Silky Smooth (Exfoliating Body Scrub)

Brain Pain Blend (Headache/Migraine Relief)

Sleep Tight Tonight Blends (Help Getting To Sleep)

Silk (Healing Essential Oil Skin Salve)

Healing Breeze (Sanitizing Diffuser Blend)

Steel Nails (Fingernail Strengthening Serum)

Deep Breaths (Stress Relief Diffuser Blend)

Sweet & Supple (DIY Exfoliating Facial Sugar Scrub)

Frankly My Dear (DIY Frankincense Body Lotion)

Sawing Logs (Anti Snoring Diffuser/Roller Blend)

IQ (Kid’s Focus Roller Blend)

Breathe Baby Breathe (Kid’s Cough & Congestion Roller Blend)

Baby Butt Cream (All Natural Diaper Cream)

Melt Away (Anxiety Relief Blend)


Geranium Essential Oil:

Aroma: Heavy, sweet, floral

Pairs Well With: Bergamot, chamomile, clary sage, clove, cypress, ginger, grapefruit, jasmine, juniper, lemon, mandarin, neroli, palmarosa, patchouli, peppermint, rose, rosemary, sandalwood and ylang ylang

Properties: Astringent, hemostatic, cicatrizant, cytophylactic, diuretic, deodorant, hemostatic, styptic, tonic, vermifuge, and vulnerary.

Precautions General:

  • Non-toxic, non-irritant and generally non-sensitizing
  • Can cause sensitivity in some people and due to the fact that it balances the hormonal system

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Not safe
  • Nursing: Not safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 6+ months
  • Topically, should not exceed .5% of the recipe, or 3-5 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Safe (High dilution)
  • Cats: Safe (High dilution)

Recipes With Geranium Essential Oil:

Belly Rub For Moms (Minimize Stretch Marks)

Mother’s Milk Blend (Increase Low Breast Milk Supply)

Fade Away (Varicose/Spider Veins Massage Blend)

Tranquility (Relaxing Stress Relief Bath Blend)

Faded Memories (Scar Minimizing Blend)

Flower Garden (Floral Diffuser Blend)

Carpe Diem (Energy Boost Diffuser Blend)

Citrus Zest (Foaming Hand Soap)

Cracked (Smoothing Heel Cream Blend)

Sweet & Supple (DIY Exfoliating Facial Sugar Scrub)

Sawing Logs (Anti Snoring Diffuser/Roller Blend)


Ginger Essential Oil:

Aroma: Strong smelling oil – spicy, sharp, warm and with a hint of lemon and pepper, which smells of actual ginger.

Pairs Well With: All citrus and spicy oils such as bergamot, frankincense, neroli, rose, sandalwood and ylang-ylang.

Properties: Analgesic, antiemetic, antiseptic, antispasmodic, bactericidal, carminative, cephalic, expectorant, febrifuge, laxative, rubefacient, stimulant, stomachic, sudorific, and tonic.

Precautions General:

  • Non-toxic and non-irritant
  • Can also cause photosensitivity

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Safe (No in First trimester)
  • Nursing: Safe
  • Safe to diffuse and inhale maximum 15 minutes
  • Safe to apply topically (dilution needed) Recommended 1% dilution (6 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil), and a 2% dilution (12 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil) during labor and while nursing.

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 2+ years
  • Topically, should not exceed 2% of the recipe, or 20 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Safe (High dilution)
  • Cats: Safe (High dilution)

Recipes With Ginger Essential Oil:

Healing Breeze (Sanitizing Diffuser Blend)

Kiss My Neck (Aphrodisiac Diffuser Blend)


Grapefruit Essential Oil:

Aroma: Sweet, tangy, citrus, and sharp refreshing smell.

Pairs Well With: Bergamot, black pepper, cardamom, clary sage, clove, cypress, eucalyptus, fennel, frankincense, geranium, ginger, juniper, lavender, lemon, mandarin, neroli, palmarosa, patchouli, peppermint, rosemary, thyme and ylang ylang

Properties: Antidepressant, antiseptic, aperitif, diuretic, disinfectant, lymphatic stimulant, tonic and anti-infectious.

Precautions General:

  • Non-toxic and non-sensitizing
  • Phototoxic

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Safe (No in First trimester)
  • Nursing: Safe
  • Safe to diffuse and inhale maximum 15 minutes
  • Safe to apply topically (dilution needed) Recommended 1% dilution (6 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil), and a 2% dilution (12 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil) during labor and while nursing.

Precautions Children:

  • Age: Babies 6+ months
  • Topically, should not exceed .5% of the recipe, or 3-5 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Yes (High Dilution)
  • Cats: Yes (High Dilution)

Recipes With Grapefruit Essential Oil:

One Last Go (Energy and Mood Booster Diffuser Blend)

Soothing Citrus Shave (Shaving Gel)

Nature’s Balance (Perfume Blend)

Kick It To The Curb Blend (Addiction Relief / Aid)

Liquid Sunshine Blend (Mood Boost / Stress Relief)

Summer Blast Blend (Improve Your Mood)

Tranquility (Relaxing Stress Relief Bath Blend)

Goldilocks (Scented Hair Blend – Spray)

Citrus Overload (Uplifting Diffuser Blend)

Citrus Zest (Foaming Hand Soap)

Lift Me Up (Uplifting Diffuser Blend)


Helichrysum Essential Oil:

Aroma: Sweet, earthy, green floral, strongly straw-like, fruity smell, with a honey and tea undertone

Pairs Well With: Bergamot, black pepper, chamomile, citrus oils, clary sage, clove, cypress, geranium, juniper, lavender, neroli, oakmoss, oregano, palmarosa, rose, rosemary, tea tree, thyme, vetiver, and ylang ylang

Properties: Antispasmodic, anti-coagulant, ant-iallergenic, anti-microbial, anti-haematomic, antiphlogistic, nervine, anti-inflammatory, antitussive, cicatrisant, expectorant, febrifuge, antiseptic, cholagogue, emollient, mucolytic, fungicidal, hepatic, diuretic, splenic, and cytophylactic.

Precautions General:

  • Non-toxic, non-irritant and non-sensitizing.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Safe (No in First trimester)
  • Nursing: Safe
  • Safe to diffuse and inhale maximum 15 minutes
  • Safe to apply topically (dilution needed) Recommended 1% dilution (6 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil), and a 2% dilution (12 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil) during labor and while nursing.

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 13+ years

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Safe (High dilution)
  • Cats: Safe (High dilution)

Recipes With Helichrysum Essential Oil:

Silk (Healing Essential Oil Skin Salve)

Cobwebs (Varicose Veins | Spider Veins Massage Oil)


Hyssop Essential Oil:

Aroma: Sweet, warm smell, rich herbaceous, camphoraceous

Pairs Well With: Bay, clary sage, geranium, grapefruit, lavender, lemon, mandarin, myrtle, orange, rosemary and sage

Properties: Astringent, stimulant, anti-spasmodic, antirheumatic, antiseptic, carminative, cicatrisant, digestive, diuretic, emenagogue, expectorant, hypertensive, nervine, sudorific, tonic, febrifuge, vermifuge, and vulnerary.

Precautions General:

  • Avoid in epilepsy
  • Non-irritant and non-sensitizing, but does contain pinocamphone and should therefore be used in moderation

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Not safe
  • Nursing: Not safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 2+ years
  • Topically, should not exceed 2% of the recipe, or 20 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Not safe
  • Cats: Not safe

Recipes With Hyssop Essential Oil:


Jasmine Essential Oil:

Aroma: Sweet, exotic, warm, and deeply floral.

Pairs Well With: Bergamot, clary sage, clove, coriander, ginger, grapefruit, lemon, mandarin, neroli, orange, palmarosa, patchouli, petitgrain, rose, sandalwood, and ylang ylang

Properties: Anti-depressant, antiseptic, aphrodisiac, anti-spasmodic, cicatrisant, expectorant, galactagogue, parturient, sedative and uterine.

Precautions General:

  • Non-toxic, non-irritant and generally non-sensitizing
  • Using too much of this oil could impede concentration, as it is a deeply relaxing oil.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Not safe
  • Nursing: Not safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 2+ years
  • Topically, should not exceed 2% of the recipe, or 20 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Not safe
  • Cats: Not safe

Recipes With Jasmine Essential Oil:

Romantic Nights (Diffuser Blend)


Juniper Essential Oil:

Aroma: Fresh, green, fruity, balsamic undertone, clear but slightly woody aroma

Pairs Well With: Black pepper, cedarwood, clary sage, cypress, elemi, fir needle, lavender, oakmoss, and rosemary

Properties: Antiseptic, sudorific, antirheumatic, depurative, antispasmodic, stimulating, stomachic, astringent, carminative, diuretic, rubefacient, vulnerary and tonic.

Precautions General:

  • Avoid in kidney or liver disease
  • It is non-sensitizing, but some people do have a reaction to it.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Not safe
  • Nursing: Not safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 2+ years
  • Topically, should not exceed 2% of the recipe, or 20 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Not safe
  • Cats: Not safe

Recipes With Juniper Essential Oil:


Lavender Oil Essential Oil:

Aroma: Sweet, floral, herbaceous, light fresh and soft aroma

Pairs Well With: Bergamot, black pepper, cedarwood, chamomile, clary sage, clove, cypress, eucalyptus, frankincense, geranium, grapefruit, juniper, lemon, lemongrass, mandarin, marjoram, oakmoss, palmarosa, patchouli, peppermint, pine, ravensara, rose, rosemary, tea tree, thyme, vetiver, pine, and nutmeg.

Properties: Calming, sleep-inducing, antiseptic, analgesic, disinfectant, anti-inflammatory, anti-convulsant, anti-rheumatic, anti-spasmodic, antifungal, antiviral, bactericide, carminative, cholagogue, cicatrisant, cordial, cytophylactic, decongestant, deodorant, diuretic, emmenagogue, hypotensive, nervine, rubefacient, sedative, sudorific and vulnerary.

Precautions General:

  • Non-toxic and non-irritant and can be used by most people.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Safe (No in First trimester)
  • Nursing: Safe
  • Safe to diffuse and inhale maximum 15 minutes
  • Safe to apply topically (dilution needed) Recommended 1% dilution (6 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil), and a 2% dilution (12 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil) during labor and while nursing.

Precautions Children:

  • Age: Babies 3+ months
  • Topically, should not exceed .2% of the recipe, or 1-2 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Yes
  • Cats: No

Recipes With Lavender Essential Oil:

Meditating Moms Blend (Relaxation and Stress Relief)

Zit Zapper Blend (Acne Spot Treatment)

Belly Rub For Moms (Minimize Stretch Marks)

Silky Smooth (Exfoliating Body Scrub)

Gentle Touch (All-Purpose DIY Skin Salve)

Nighttime Bliss (Sleep Aid Spray)

Radiant Hair Serum (Revitalize Hair)

No Pain No Gain Blend (Sore Muscle Ache Relief)

Sneeze Ease Blend (Allergy Relief)

Summer Blast Blend (Improve Your Mood)

Mastitis Relief Blend (Mastitis & Clogged Milk Duct Remedy)

Brain Pain Blend (Headache/Migraine Relief)

Goodnight Baby Blend (Toddler Sleep Aid)

Let Go & Relax Blend (Anxiety Relief Blend)

Sleep Tight Tonight Blends (Help Getting To Sleep)

Sweet Dreams (Sleep Aid Pillow Spray Blend)

Peppermint Kiss (DIY Peppermint Lip Balm)

Silk (Healing Essential Oil Skin Salve)

Tranquility (Relaxing Stress Relief Bath Blend)

Goldilocks (Scented Hair Blend – Spray)

Faded Memories (Scar Minimizing Blend)

Clean Mint (Sanitizing Room Spray Blend)

Flower Garden (Floral Diffuser Blend)

Steel Nails (Fingernail Strengthening Serum)

Lemony Lips (Chapped Lips Essential Oil Scrub)

Cracked (Smoothing Heel Cream Blend)

Seasonal Blend (For Healthier Immune System)

Sweet & Supple (DIY Exfoliating Facial Sugar Scrub)

Smooth As A (DIY Fabric Essential Oil Baby Wipes)

Sawing Logs (Anti Snoring Diffuser/Roller Blend)

Breathe Baby Breathe (Kid’s Cough & Congestion Roller Blend)

Garden (Relaxing Room Spray)

Great Day To Shine (Morning Diffuser Blend)

Baby Butt Cream (All Natural Diaper Cream)

 


Lemon Essential Oil:

Aroma: Sharp, fresh smell, clean, sugary citrus and slightly sour

Pairs Well With: Benzoin, chamomile, cistus, elemi, eucalyptus, fennel, frankincense, geranium, juniper, lavender, neroli, oakmoss, rose, sandalwood and ylang ylang

Properties: Anti-anemic, antimicrobial, anti-rheumatic, anti-sclerotic, antiseptic, bactericidal, carminative, cicatrisant, depurative, diaphoretic, diuretic, febrifuge, haemostatic, hypotensive, insecticidal, rubefacient, tonic and vermifuge.

Precautions General:

  • Phototoxic (should not be used (even in low dilution) before being exposed to the sun.)
  • Non-toxic, but can cause skin irritation and sensitizing in some individuals.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Not safe
  • Nursing: Not safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 6+ months
  • Safe for diffusion. Topically,  sweet orange is suggested instead, because it’s less harsh on the skin. If cold pressed rather than steam distilled, this essential oil is a potential photosensitizer.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Safe (High Dilution)
  • Cats: Safe (High Dilution)

Recipes With Lemon Essential Oil:

Gentle Touch (All-Purpose DIY Skin Salve)

Sneeze Ease Blend (Allergy Relief)

Liquid Sunshine Blend (Mood Boost / Stress Relief)

Summer Blast Blend (Improve Your Mood)

Second Wind (Energy Boost Diffuser Blend)

Lemon Dreams (Mattress Refresher Spray Blend)

Brushed Away (DIY Makeup Brush Cleaner)

Healing Breeze (Sanitizing Diffuser Blend)

Clean Mint (Sanitizing Room Spray Blend)

Citrus Overload (Uplifting Diffuser Blend)

Pewpourri (Odor Eliminator Diffuser Blend)

Steel Nails (Fingernail Strengthening Serum)

Lemony Lips (Chapped Lips Essential Oil Scrub)

Clean Air (Respiratory Aid Diffuser Blend)

Study Time (Focus & Concentration Diffuser | Roller Blend)

Citrus Zest (Foaming Hand Soap)

Seasonal Blend (For Healthier Immune System)

Deflate Me (Bloating Relief Roller Blend)

Breathe Baby Breathe (Kid’s Cough & Congestion Roller Blend)

Clear (Sinus and Cough Relief Diffuser Blend)

Lift Me Up (Uplifting Diffuser Blend)


Lemongrass Essential Oil:

Aroma: Heavy, lemony, green and sweet smell

Pairs Well With: Basil, bergamot, black pepper, cedarwood, clary sage, coriander, cypress, fennel, geranium, ginger, grapefruit, lavender, lemon, marjoram, orange, palmarosa, patchouli, rosemary, tea tree, thyme, vetiver and ylang ylang.

Properties: Analgesic, antidepressant, antimicrobial, antipyretic, antiseptic, astringent, bactericidal, carminative, deodorant, diuretic, febrifuge, fungicidal, galactogogue, insecticidal, nervine, sedative, and a tonic.

Precautions General:

  • May cause skin irritation.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Not safe
  • Nursing: Not safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 2+ years
  • Topically, should not exceed 2% of the recipe, or 20 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Safe (High Dilution)
  • Cats: Safe (High Dilution)

Recipes With Lemongrass Essential Oil:

Soothing Citrus Shave (Shaving Gel)

Bye Bye Bugs (Insect Repellent Diffuser Blend)


Lime Essential Oil:

Aroma: Tart, sweet, sharp, citrus peel smell

Pairs Well With: Citronella, clary sage, lavender, neroli, nutmeg, rosemary, vanilla, and ylang ylang

Properties: Antiseptic, antiviral, astringent, aperitif, bactericidal, disinfectant, febrifuge, hemostatic, restorative, and tonic.

Precautions General:

  • Non-toxic, non-irritant and non-sensitizing if the oil is obtained by steam extraction, yet the oil obtained from cold expression can cause photosensitivity in strong sunshine and can irritate the skin. .
  • Do not use topically before going out in the sun, diffusion and wash-off products are safe.
  • May cause skin irritation.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Safe (No in First trimester)
  • Nursing: Safe
  • Safe to diffuse and inhale maximum 15 minutes
  • Safe to apply topically (dilution needed) Recommended 1% dilution (6 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil), and a 2% dilution (12 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil) during labor and while nursing.

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 2+ years
  • Topically, should not exceed 2% of the recipe, or 20 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Safe (High Dilution)
  • Cats: Safe (High Dilution)

Recipes With Lime Essential Oil:

Citrus Overload (Uplifting Diffuser Blend)

Pewpourri (Odor Eliminator Diffuser Blend)

Happy Place (Uplifting Mood Roller Blend)

Awesome (Mood & Energy Boosting Diffuser Blend)

Quiet Time (Relaxing Massage Oil)


Mandarin / Tangerine Essential Oil:

Aroma: Light, fruity, citrus, sweet and tangy

Pairs Well With: Basil, black pepper, chamomile roman, cinnamon, clary sage, clove, frankincense, geranium, grapefruit, jasmine, juniper, lemon, myrrh, neroli, nutmeg, palmarosa, patchouli, petitgrain, rose, sandalwood and ylang ylang

Properties: Antiseptic, antispasmodic, circulatory, cytophylactic, depurative, digestive, hepatic, nervous relaxant, sedative, stomachic and a tonic.

Precautions General:

  • Non-toxic, non-irritant and non-sensitizing but some phototoxicity has been reported and it would be best to not expose the skin to sunlight after a treatment.
  • May irritate sensitive skin.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Safe (No in First trimester)
  • Nursing: Safe
  • Safe to diffuse and inhale maximum 15 minutes
  • Safe to apply topically (dilution needed) Recommended 1% dilution (6 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil), and a 2% dilution (12 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil) during labor and while nursing.

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 6+ months
  • Topically, should not exceed .5% of the recipe, or 3-5 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Safe (High Dilution)
  • Cats: Safe (High Dilution)

Recipes With Mandarin/Tangerine Essential Oil:

Carpe Diem (Energy Boost Diffuser Blend)

Inner Peace (Diffuser & Massage Oil Blend)


Manuka Essential Oil:

Aroma:  Pungent, herbaceous aroma with a subtle spicy undertone.

Pairs Well With: Basil, bergamot, black pepper, chamomile, clary sage, cypress, eucalyptus, geranium, grapefruit, lavender, lemon, litsea cubeba, marjoram, orange, patchouli, peppermint, petitgrain, pine, ravensara, rosemary, sage, sandalwood, tea tree, and thyme

Properties: Antidandruff, an antidote to insect bites and stings, as well as antibacterial, antifungal, anti-inflammatory, antihistaminic, antiallergenic, cicatrisant, cytophylactic, deodorant and a great nervous relaxant.

Precautions General:

  • Non-toxic, non-irritant and non-sensitizing.
  • May irritate skin.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Safe (No in First trimester)
  • Nursing: Safe
  • Safe to diffuse and inhale maximum 15 minutes
  • Safe to apply topically (dilution needed) Recommended 1% dilution (6 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil), and a 2% dilution (12 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil) during labor and while nursing.

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 2+ years
  • Topically, should not exceed 2% of the recipe, or 20 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Safe (High Dilution)
  • Cats: Safe (High Dilution)

Recipes With Manuka Essential Oil:


Marjoram Essential Oil:

Aroma: Bright, sweet, balsamic, warm, slightly spicy smell

Pairs Well With: Basil, bergamot, black pepper, cedarwood, chamomile, cypress, eucalyptus, eucalyptus lemon, fennel, juniper, lavender, lemon, orange, peppermint, pine, rosemary, tea tree and thyme

Properties: Analgesic, anti-spasmodic, anaphrodisiac, antiseptic, antiviral, bactericidal, carminative, cephalic, cordial, diaphoretic, digestive, diuretic, emmenagogue, expectorant, fungicidal, hypotensive, laxative, nervine, sedative, stomachic, vasodilator and vulnerary.

Precautions General:

  • Non-toxic, non-irritant and non-sensitizing
  • May cause skin irritation.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Not safe
  • Nursing: Not safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 2+ years
  • Topically, should not exceed 2% of the recipe, or 20 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Safe (High Dilution)
  • Cats: Safe (High Dilution)

Recipes With Marjoram Essential Oil:

Kick It To The Curb Blend (Addiction Relief / Aid)

Sleep Tight Tonight Blends (Help Getting To Sleep)

Breathe Easy (Cough Relief Diffuser Blend)

Sawing Logs (Anti Snoring Diffuser/Roller Blend)


Melissa Essential Oil:

Aroma: Sweet, fresh and citrusy smell

Pairs Well With:  Basil, roman chamomile, rose, geranium, frankincense, lavender and ylang-ylang.

Properties: Antidepressant, cordial, nervine, emenagogue, sedative, antispasmodic, stomachic, antibacterial, carminative, diaphoretic, febrifuge, hypotensive, sudorific, and tonic.

Precautions General:

  • Non-toxic but could cause sensitization and irritation and should always be used in low dilutions.
  • Not for sensitive skin

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Not safe
  • Nursing: Not safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 2+ years
  • Topically, should not exceed 2% of the recipe, or 20 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Safe (High Dilution)
  • Cats: No

Recipes With Melissa Essential Oil:


Myrrh Essential Oil:

Aroma: Dry, creamy, resinous, warm and slightly musty smell.

Pairs Well With: Bergamot, benzoin, chamomile, clove, cypress, eucalyptus lemon, frankincense, geranium, grapefruit, jasmine, juniper, lavender, lemon, neroli, palmarosa, patchouli, pine, rose, rosemary, sandalwood, tea tree, vetiver and ylang ylang.

Properties: Anti-catarrhal, anti-inflammatory, antifungal, antimicrobial, antiphlogistic, antiseptic, astringent, balsamic, carminative, cicatrisant, emmenagogue, expectorant, fungicidal, immune booster, sedative, stomachic, diaphoretic, digestive and pulmonary stimulant, stomachic, tonic, uterine and vulnerary.

Precautions General:

  • Could be toxic in high dosage
  • Non-toxic and non-sensitizing
  • Phototoxic

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Not safe
  • Nursing: Not safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: Children 2+ years
  • Topically, should not exceed 2% of the recipe, or 20 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Yes (High Dilution)
  • Cats: Yes (High Dilution)

Recipes With Myrrh Essential Oil:

Steel Nails (Fingernail Strengthening Serum)


Myrtle Essential Oil:

Aroma: Fresh, sweet, camphoraceous similar to eucalyptus

Pairs Well With: Bay, bergamot, black pepper, clary sage, clove, ginger, hyssop, laurel, lavender, lime, and rosemary

Properties: Antiseptic, astringent, deodorant, expectorant, and a sedative.

Precautions General:

  • Non-toxic, non-irritant and non-sensitizing.
  • Excessive use of it can lead to headaches and nausea.
  • May irritate skin.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Not safe
  • Nursing: Not safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 2+ years
  • Topically, should not exceed 2% of the recipe, or 20 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Safe (High Dilution)
  • Cats: Safe (High Dilution)

Recipes With Myrtle Essential Oil:

Breathe Easy (Cough Relief Diffuser Blend)


Neroli Essential Oil:

Aroma: Sweet, floral, slightly haunting aroma with a terpeny top note

Pairs Well With: Benzoin, chamomile, clary sage, coriander, frankincense, geranium, ginger, grapefruit, jasmine, juniper, lavender, lemon, mandarin, myrrh, orange, palmarosa, petitgrain, rose, sandalwood, and ylang ylang

Properties: Antidepressant, antiseptic, anti-infectious, antispasmodic, aphrodisiac, bactericidal, carminative, cicatrisant, cytophylactic, cordial, deodorant, digestive, emollient, sedative and tonic.

Precautions General:

  • Non-toxic, non-irritant and non-sensitizing.
  • Must be used sparingly when a sharp clear head is needed, as it can be very relaxing.
  • May irritate skin.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Safe (No in First trimester)
  • Nursing: Safe
  • Safe to diffuse and inhale maximum 15 minutes
  • Safe to apply topically (dilution needed) Recommended 1% dilution (6 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil), and a 2% dilution (12 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil) during labor and while nursing.

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 6+ months
  • Topically, should not exceed .5% of the recipe, or 3-5 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Safe (High Dilution)
  • Cats: Safe (High Dilution)

Recipes With Neroli Essential Oil:

Fade Away (Varicose/Spider Veins Massage Blend)


Niaouli Essential Oil:

Aroma:  Camphoraceous, slightly sweet, and fresh smell

Pairs Well With: Bergamot, eucalyptus, lavender, lemon, orange and tea tree

Properties: Analgesic, antirheumatic, antiseptic, bactericidal, balsamic, cicatrisant, decongestant, expectorant, febrifuge, insecticide, stimulant, vermifuge and a vulnerary.

Precautions General:

  • Non-toxic, non-irritant and non-sensitizing.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Safe (No in First trimester)
  • Nursing: Safe
  • Safe to diffuse and inhale maximum 15 minutes
  • Safe to apply topically (dilution needed) Recommended 1% dilution (6 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil), and a 2% dilution (12 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil) during labor and while nursing.

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 6+ years
  • Topically, should not exceed 3% of the recipe, or 30 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Safe (High Dilution)
  • Cats: Safe (High Dilution)

Recipes With Niaouli Essential Oil:


Nutmeg Essential Oil:

Aroma: Sharp, spicy, nutty and rather musky in aroma.

Pairs Well With: Bay, clary sage, coriander, geranium, lavender, lime, mandarin, oakmoss, orange, peru balsam, petitgrain and rosemary

Properties: Analgesic, antiemetic, antioxidant, antirheumatic, antiseptic, antispasmodic, and antiparasitic. It is also used as an aphrodisiac, cardiac, vermifuge, laxative, prostaglandin inhibitor, stimulant and a tonic.

Precautions General:

  • Non-toxic, non-irritant and non-sensitizing.
  • In very large dosage may become toxic with symptoms such as nausea and stupor, which is most likely due to the myristicin contained in the oil (mace oil has a higher concentration of myristicin than normal nutmeg oil).

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Not safe
  • Nursing: Not safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 6+ years
  • Topically, should not exceed 3% of the recipe, or 30 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Safe (High Dilution)
  • Cats: Safe (High Dilution)

Recipes With Nutmeg Essential Oil:


Orange Essential Oil:

Aroma: Sweet, fresh, tangy, sugary, and citrus

Pairs Well With: Basil, bergamot, black pepper, cinnamon, clary sage, clove, coriander, eucalyptus, frankincense, geranium, ginger, grapefruit, jasmine, juniper, lavender, lemon, litseacubeba, marjoram, myrrh, neroli, nutmeg, patchouli, petitgrain, rose, sandalwood, vetiver, and ylang ylang

Properties: Anti-inflammatory, antidepressant, antispasmodic, antiseptic, aphrodisiac, carminative, diuretic, tonic, sedative and a cholagogue.

Precautions General:

  • Non-toxic, non-irritant and non-sensitizing, yet care must be taken with it since it can have a phototoxic effect. It should therefore preferably not be applied before going out into sunlight for prolonged periods.
  • May irritate skin in very high dosage.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Safe (No in First trimester)
  • Nursing: Safe
  • Safe to diffuse and inhale maximum 15 minutes
  • Safe to apply topically (dilution needed) Recommended 1% dilution (6 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil), and a 2% dilution (12 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil) during labor and while nursing.

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 6+ months
  • Topically, should not exceed .5% of the recipe, or 3-5 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Safe (High Dilution)
  • Cats: Safe (High Dilution)

Recipes With Orange Essential Oil:

Happy Belly Blend – (Stomach Ache Relief)

Second Wind (Energy Boost Diffuser Blend)

Tunnel Vision (Focus Boost Diffuser Blend)

Healing Breeze (Sanitizing Diffuser Blend)

Happy Place (Uplifting Mood Roller Blend)

Awesome (Mood & Energy Boosting Diffuser Blend)

Inner Peace (Diffuser & Massage Oil Blend)

Lift Me Up (Uplifting Diffuser Blend)


Oregano Oil Essential Oil:

Aroma: Camphoraceous, spicy-herbaceous and warm.

Pairs Well With: Bay leaf, bergamot, camphor, cedarwood, chamomile, citronella, cypress, eucalyptus, lavender, lemon, litseacubeba, oakmoss, orange, petitgrain, pine, spearmint, rosemary, tea tree and thyme.

Properties: Antiviral, anti-bacterial, anti-fungal, anti-parasitic, antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, digestive, emenagogue, and an anti-allergenic.

Precautions General:

  • May cause skin irritation

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Not safe
  • Nursing: Not safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: Children 2+ years
  • Topically, should not exceed 2% of the recipe, or 20 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Yes (High Dilution Needed)
  • Cats: No

Recipes With Oregano Essential Oil:

In The Mood (DIY Men’s Aftershave)

Kick It To The Curb Blend (Addiction Relief / Aid)

Clear (Sinus and Cough Relief Diffuser Blend)


Palma Rosa Essential Oil:

Aroma: Sweet floral, with a hint of rose smell and geranium-like.

Pairs Well With: Amyris, bay, bergamot, cedarwood, chamomile, clary sage, clove, coriander, frankincense, geranium, ginger, grapefruit, juniper, lemon, lemongrass, mandarin, oakmoss, orange, patchouli, petitgrain, rose, rosemary, sandalwood, ylang ylang

Properties: Antiseptic, antiviral, bactericide, cytophylactic, digestive, febrifuge and hydrating.

Precautions General:

  • No known contraindications and is considered a non-toxic, non-irritant and non-sensitizing essential oil.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Safe (No in First trimester)
  • Nursing: Safe
  • Safe to diffuse and inhale maximum 15 minutes
  • Safe to apply topically (dilution needed) Recommended 1% dilution (6 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil), and a 2% dilution (12 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil) during labor and while nursing.

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 6+ months
  • Topically, should not exceed .5% of the recipe, or 3-5 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Safe (High Dilution)
  • Cats: Safe (High Dilution)

Recipes With Palma Rosa Essential Oil:

Carpe Diem (Energy Boost Diffuser Blend)


Parsley Essential Oil:

Aroma: Warm, wood-spicy and herbaceous

Pairs Well With: Anise, bay, black pepper, clary sage, coriander, ginger, neroli, oakmoss, rose, tea tree and ylang ylang

Properties: Antimicrobial, antirheumatic, antiarthritic, antiseptic, astringent, carminative, circulatory, detoxifier, digestive, diuretic, depurative, emmenagogue, febrifuge, hypotensive, laxative, stimulant, stomachic and uterine.

Precautions General:

  • May irritate skin.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Not safe
  • Nursing: Not safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 12+ years
  • Topically, use in small amounts.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: No
  • Cats: No

Recipes With Parsley Essential Oil:


Patchouli Essential Oil:

Aroma: Earthy, smoky, rich musky-sweet, strong spicy and herbaceous smell.

Pairs Well With: Bergamot, black pepper, cedarwood, chamomile, cinnamon, clary sage, clove, coriander, frankincense, geranium, ginger, grapefruit, jasmine, lavender, lemongrass, litseacubeba, mandarin, myrrh, neroli, oakmoss, opopanax, orange, rose, sandalwood, and vetiver

Properties: Antidepressant, antiphlogistic, antiseptic, aphrodisiac, astringent, cicatrisant, cytophylactic, deodorant, diuretic, febrifuge, fungicide, insecticide, sedative, and tonic.

Precautions General:

  • Non-toxic, non-irritant and non-sensitizing
  • The smell of patchouli oil may be a little persistent for some people and large doses may cause loss of appetite in some individuals.
  • May irritate skin in very high dosage.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Safe (No in First trimester)
  • Nursing: Safe
  • Safe to diffuse and inhale maximum 15 minutes
  • Safe to apply topically (dilution needed) Recommended 1% dilution (6 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil), and a 2% dilution (12 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil) during labor and while nursing.

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 2+ years
  • Topically, should not exceed 2% of the recipe, or 20 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Safe (High Dilution)
  • Cats: Safe (High Dilution)

Recipes With Patchouli Essential Oil:

Sleep Tight Tonight Blends (Help Getting To Sleep)

Cool Kid Blend (Children’s Tension Relief)

Drifting (Relaxing Sleep Diffuser Blend)

Sweet & Supple (DIY Exfoliating Facial Sugar Scrub)

Inner Peace (Diffuser & Massage Oil Blend)

Aphrodite’s Kiss (Romantic Massage Oil Blend)


Peppermint Oil Essential Oil:

Aroma: Fresh, herbaceous, sharp and strong mint/menthol smell.

Pairs Well With: Basil, benzoin, black pepper, cypress, eucalyptus, geranium, grapefruit, juniper, lavender, lemon, marjoram, niaouli, pine, ravensara, rosemary, tea tree

Properties: Analgesic, anesthetic, antiseptic, antigalactagogue, antiphlogistic, antispasmodic, astringent, carminative, cephalic, cholagogue, cordial, decongestant, emmenagogue, expectorant, febrifuge, hepatic, nervine, stimulant, stomachic, sudorific, vasoconstrictor and vermifuge.

Precautions General:

  • Avoid with epilepsy
  • Sensitization may be a problem due to the menthol content

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Not safe
  • Nursing: Not safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: Children 6+ years
  • Topically, should not exceed 3% of the recipe, or 30 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Yes (High Dilution Needed)
  • Cats: No

Recipes With Peppermint Essential Oil:

Cool Mint Shaving Cream (Men’s Shaving Cream)

Sneeze Ease Blend (Allergy Relief)

Good Morning Boost Blend (Mental Energy Boost)

Brain Pain Blend (Headache/Migraine Relief)

Happy Belly Blend – (Stomach Ache Relief)

Cool Kid Blend (Children’s Tension Relief)

Second Wind (Energy Boost Diffuser Blend)

Peppermint Kiss (DIY Peppermint Lip Balm)

Tunnel Vision (Focus Boost Diffuser Blend)

Gentle Tummy (Upset Stomach Massage/Roller Blend)

Black Peppermint (DIY Rejuvenating Detox Soap)

Clean Air (Respiratory Aid Diffuser Blend)

Breathe Easy (Cough Relief Diffuser Blend)

Seasonal Blend (For Healthier Immune System)

Cool Puppies (DIY Peppermint Foot Scrub)

Deflate Me (Bloating Relief Roller Blend)

Happy Place (Uplifting Mood Roller Blend)

Awesome (Mood & Energy Boosting Diffuser Blend)

Clear (Sinus and Cough Relief Diffuser Blend)

Smellin’ Fresh (Refreshing DIY Mouthwash)

Tired Feet (Foot Massage Blend)


Petit Grain Essential Oil:

Aroma: Fresh-floral, citrus scent, and a woody-herbaceous undertone

Pairs Well With: Benzoin, bergamot, cedarwood, clary sage, clove, cypress, eucalyptus lemon, frankincense, geranium, jasmine, juniper, lavender, lemon, mandarin, marjoram, neroli, oakmoss, orange, palmarosa, patchouli, rose, rosemary, sandalwood, and ylang ylang.

Properties: Antiseptic, antispasmodic, antidepressant, deodorant, nervine and sedative.

Precautions General:

  • Non-toxic, non-irritant, non-sensitizing and non-phototoxic.
  • May irritate skin

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Safe (No in First trimester)
  • Nursing: Safe
  • Safe to diffuse and inhale maximum 15 minutes
  • Safe to apply topically (dilution needed) Recommended 1% dilution (6 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil), and a 2% dilution (12 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil) during labor and while nursing.

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 6+ months
  • Topically, should not exceed .5% of the recipe, or 3-5 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Safe (High Dilution)
  • Cats: Safe (High Dilution)

Recipes With Petit Grain Essential Oil:


Pine Essential Oil:

Aroma: Strong and fresh forest smell

Pairs Well With: Bergamot, cedarwood, clary sage, cypress, eucalyptus, frankincense, grapefruit, juniper, lavender, lemon, marjoram, niaouli, peppermint, ravensara, rosemary, sage, sandalwood, tea tree and thyme

Properties: Antimicrobial, antineuralgic, antirheumatic, antiseptic, antiviral, bactericidal, balsamic, cholagogue, deodorant, diuretic, expectorant, hypertensive, insecticidal, restorative, rubefacient, adrenal cortex stimulant as well as stimulant to the circulation and nervous system.

Precautions General:

  • Although pine and pine needle oil is considered non-toxic and non-irritant in low dosage it should still be used with care on the skin, since it can cause irritation in high dosage and may sensitize the skin as well. The oil from the dwarf pine (Pinus mugo. var. pumilio) is a dermal irritant and a sensitizing agent. Should you be prone to allergic skin reactions.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Not safe
  • Nursing: Not safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 6+ months
  • Topically, should not exceed .5% of the recipe, or 3-5 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: No
  • Cats: No

Recipes With Pine Essential Oil:

Breathe Easy (Cough Relief Diffuser Blend)


Ravensara Essential Oil:

Aroma: Slightly spicy, camphory, woody herbaceous

Pairs Well With: Bay, bergamot, black pepper, cardamom, cedarwood, clary sage, cypress, eucalyptus, frankincense, geranium, ginger, grapefruit, lavender, lemon, mandarin, marjoram, palmarosa, pine, rosemary, sandalwood, tea tree and thyme

Properties: Analgesic, anti-allergenic, antibacterial, antimicrobial, antidepressant, antifungal, antiseptic, antispasmodic, antiviral, aphrodisiac, disinfectant, diuretic, expectorant, relaxant and tonic compound.

Precautions General:

  • May irritate skin.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Not safe
  • Nursing: Not safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 6+ months
  • Topically, should not exceed .5% of the recipe, or 3-5 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: No
  • Cats: No

Recipes With Ravensara Essential Oil:


Ravintsara Essential Oil:

Aroma: Strong penetrating, woody aroma fresh, clean and eucalyptus-like smell.

Pairs Well With: Cedarwood, cinnamon bark, eucalyptus, lavender, peppermint, rosemary and sandalwood.

Properties: Antibacterial, antiviral, analgesic and anti-inflammatory properties for respiratory conditions and infection.

Precautions General:

  • May irritate skin.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Not safe
  • Nursing: Not safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 6+ years
  • Topically, should not exceed 3% of the recipe, or 30 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: No
  • Cats: No

Recipes With Ravintsara Essential Oil:

Breathe Easy (Cough Relief Diffuser Blend)


Rose Oil Essential Oil:

Aroma: Deep, floral/rosy and fresh aroma.

Pairs Well With: Blends well with most oils, especially well with geranium, jasmine, clove and palmarosa.

Properties: Antidepressant, anti-infectious, antiphlogistic, antiseptic, antispasmodic, antiviral, aphrodisiac, astringent, bactericidal, cholagogue, cicatrisant, depurative, emenagogue, haemostatic, hepatic, laxative, nervine, stomachic, and a tonic for the heart, liver, stomach and uterus.

Precautions General:

  • Non-toxic, non-irritant and non-sensitizing

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Not safe
  • Nursing: Not safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 6+ months
  • Topically, should not exceed 3% of the recipe, or 30 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Yes (High Dilution Needed)
  • Cats: No

Recipes With Rose Essential Oil:

Romantic Nights (Diffuser Blend)


Rosehip Oil Essential Oil:

Aroma: Smell natural, very earthy, but in a very pleasant way.

Pairs Well With: Tea Tree, Lavender, Lemon, Geranium, Patchouli, and Rosemary.

Properties: Anti-aging, anti-oxidant, immunity booster, regenerative, anti-inflammatory, astringent, hydrating, firming, smoothing. Gives relief from arthritis pain. Control blood clotting on the skin, soothe joint pain and ease stiffness to improve flexibility.

Precautions General:

  • Non-toxic, non-irritant and non-sensitizing

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Yes (No in First trimester)
  • Nursing: Yes
  • Safe to diffuse and inhale maximum 15 minutes
  • Safe to apply topically (dilution needed) Recommended 1% dilution (6 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil), and a 2% dilution (12 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil) during labor and while nursing.

Precautions Children:

  • Age: Children 6+ years
  • Topically, should not exceed 3% of the recipe, or 30 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Yes (High Dilution Needed)
  • Cats: Yes (High Dilution Needed)

Recipes With Rosehip Essential Oil:


Rosemary Oil Essential Oil:

Aroma: Strong herbal smell, refreshing, camphor-like with a woody-balsamic undertone

Pairs Well With: Basil, Black pepper, Bergamot, Cedarwood, Cinnamon, Clary sage, Citronella, Elemi, Eucalyptus, Frankincense, Geranium, Lavender, Lemongrass, Peppermint, Ravensara, Tea tree, and Thyme.

Properties: Hair growth stimulant, disinfectant, antiseptic, anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, analgesic substance. analgesic, antidepressant, astringent, carminative, cephalic, cholagogue, cordial, digestive, diuretic, emmenagogue, hepatic, hypertensive, nervine, rubefacient, stimulant, sudorific and tonic.

Precautions General:

  • Not for people with epilepsy, high blood pressure or hypertension

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Not safe
  • Nursing: Not safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: Children 10+ years
  • Topically, should not exceed 3% of the recipe, or 30 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Yes (High Dilution Needed)
  • Cats: Yes (High Dilution Needed)

Recipes With Rosemary Essential Oil:

One Last Go (Energy and Mood Booster Diffuser Blend)

Nighttime Bliss (Sleep Aid Spray)

No Pain No Gain Blend (Sore Muscle Ache Relief)

Brain Pain Blend (Headache/Migraine Relief)

Goldilocks (Scented Hair Blend – Spray)

Clean Air (Respiratory Aid Diffuser Blend)

Study Time (Focus & Concentration Diffuser | Roller Blend)

Deflate Me (Bloating Relief Roller Blend)

Breathe Baby Breathe (Kid’s Cough & Congestion Roller Blend)

Kiss My Neck (Aphrodisiac Diffuser Blend)

Aphrodite’s Kiss (Romantic Massage Oil Blend)

Quiet Time (Relaxing Massage Oil)


Rosewood Essential Oil:

Aroma: Slightly spicy, floral and sweet smell.

Pairs Well With: All citrus and floral oils.

Properties: Analgesic, antidepressant, antiseptic, aphrodisiac, antibacterial, cephalic, deodorant, insecticide, and stimulant substance.

Precautions General:

  • Non-toxic, non-irritant and non-sensitizing oil and is generally regarded as safe
  • May irritate sensitive skin

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Safe (No in First trimester)
  • Nursing: Safe
  • Safe to diffuse and inhale maximum 15 minutes
  • Safe to apply topically (dilution needed) Recommended 1% dilution (6 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil), and a 2% dilution (12 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil) during labor and while nursing.

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 6+ months
  • Topically, should not exceed .5% of the recipe, or 3-5 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Safe (High Dilution)
  • Cats: Safe (High Dilution)

Recipes With Rosewood Essential Oil:


Sage Essential Oil:

Aroma: Sharp and pleasantly herbaceous

Pairs Well With: Bergamot, lavender, lemon, and rosemary.

Properties: Anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, antiseptic, antispasmodic, astringent, digestive, diuretic, emmenagogue, febrifuge, hypertensive, laxative, stomachic and tonic.

Precautions General:

  • Not for people suffering from epilepsy or high blood pressure Should be used with care.
  • It is classified as an oral toxin and should be used with great care in aromatherapy.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Not safe
  • Nursing: Not safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 6+ years
  • Topically, should not exceed 3% of the recipe, or 30 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: No
  • Cats: No

Recipes With Sage Essential Oil:


Sandalwood Oil Essential Oil:

Aroma: Alluring, exotic smell, subtle, floral, soft woody aroma with resinous, balsamic undertones that are empowering.

Pairs Well With: Bergamot, Black pepper, Geranium, Frankincense, Jasmine, Lavender, Myrrh, Rose, Vanilla, Vetiver and Ylang-Ylang. All citrus oils.

Properties: Antiphlogistic, antiseptic, antispasmodic, astringent, carminative, diuretic, emollient, expectorant, sedative and tonic.

Precautions General:

  • Non-toxic, non-irritant and non-sensitizing oil.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Yes (No in First trimester)
  • Nursing: Yes
  • Safe to diffuse and inhale maximum 15 minutes
  • Safe to apply topically (dilution needed) Recommended 1% dilution (6 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil), and a 2% dilution (12 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil) during labor and while nursing.

Precautions Children:

  • Age: Babies 6+ months
  • Topically, should not exceed .5% of the recipe, or 3-5 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Yes (High Dilution Needed)
  • Cats: Yes (High Dilution Needed)

Recipes With Sandalwood Essential Oil:

In The Mood (DIY Men’s Aftershave)

Goldilocks (Scented Hair Blend – Spray)

IQ (Kid’s Focus Roller Blend)

Kiss My Neck (Aphrodisiac Diffuser Blend)

Aphrodite’s Kiss (Romantic Massage Oil Blend)

Feel The Love (Romantic Roller Blend)


Spearmint Essential Oil:

Aroma: Similar aroma to that of peppermint oil, but is slightly sweeter. Warm and spicy-herbaceous.

Pairs Well With: Basil, benzoin, eucalyptus, jasmine, lavender, lemon, orange, peppermint and rosemary

Properties: Antiseptic, antispasmodic, carminative, cephalic, emmenagogue, insecticide, restorative, and stimulating substance.

Precautions General:

  • Avoid with homeopathics.
  • Non-toxic, non-irritant and non-sensitizing oil
  • May irritate skin

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Safe (No in First trimester)
  • Nursing: Safe
  • Safe to diffuse and inhale maximum 15 minutes
  • Safe to apply topically (dilution needed) Recommended 1% dilution (6 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil), and a 2% dilution (12 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil) during labor and while nursing.

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 2+ years
  • Topically, should not exceed 2% of the recipe, or 20 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Safe (High Dilution)
  • Cats: Safe (High Dilution)

Recipes With Spearmint Essential Oil:

Summer Blast Blend (Improve Your Mood)

Quiet Time (Relaxing Massage Oil)


Spikenard Essential Oil:

Aroma: Warm, misty and heavy aroma

Pairs Well With: Lavender, lemon, clary sage, neroli, patchouli and vetiver.

Properties: Antibacterial, antifungal, anti-inflammatory, deodorant, laxative, sedative and a uterine substance.

Precautions General:

  • No known contra-indications
  • May irritate skin.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Safe (No in First trimester)
  • Nursing: Safe
  • Safe to diffuse and inhale maximum 15 minutes
  • Safe to apply topically (dilution needed) Recommended 1% dilution (6 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil), and a 2% dilution (12 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil) during labor and while nursing.

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 6+ months
  • Topically, should not exceed .5% of the recipe, or 3-5 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Safe (High Dilution)
  • Cats: Safe (High Dilution)

Recipes With Spikenard Essential Oil:


Spruce Essential Oil:

Aroma: Medium-strength woody, earthy, and evergreen aroma with a top-middle fragrance note.

Pairs Well With: Cedarwood, cinnamon bark, cypress, eucalyptus, lavender, lemon, orange, pine, and sandalwood.

Properties: Anti-inflammatory and analgesic properties, as well as the energetic & emotional support for calming & sedating.

Precautions General:

  • Possible skin irritant if oxidized.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Safe (No in First trimester)
  • Nursing: Safe
  • Safe to diffuse and inhale maximum 15 minutes
  • Safe to apply topically (dilution needed) Recommended 1% dilution (6 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil), and a 2% dilution (12 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil) during labor and while nursing.

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 6+ months
  • Topically, should not exceed .5% of the recipe, or 3-5 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Safe (High Dilution)
  • Cats: Safe (High Dilution)

Recipes With Spruce Essential Oil:

Breathe Easy (Cough Relief Diffuser Blend)

Forrest Edge (Rejuvenating Massage Oil)


Tagetes Essential Oil:

Aroma: Bitter-green, herby, wild, sweet, fruity almost citrus-like smell

Pairs Well With: Bergamot, citrus oils, clary sage, jasmine, lavender and lemon

Properties: Antibiotic, antimicrobial, antiparasitic, antiseptic, antispasmodic, disinfectant, insecticide and sedative.

Precautions General:

  • Phototoxic – avoid sun and UV exposure for 24 hours after application.
  • May irritate skin.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Not safe
  • Nursing: Not safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: Do not use on children

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Not safe
  • Cats: Not safe

Recipes With Tagetes Essential Oil:


Tansy Essential Oil:

Aroma:  Camphoraceous, sweet, and herbaceous aroma

Pairs Well With: Geranium, Clary Sage, Petitgrain, Lavender, Juniper Berry, Spearmint, and Ylang Ylang.

Properties: Antibacterial, antifungal, anti-inflammatory, antihistaminic, antiviral, febrifuge, insecticide, hormone stimulant, sedative and a vermifuge substance.

Precautions General:

  • May irritate skin.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Not safe
  • Nursing: Not safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 6+ months
  • Topically, should not exceed .5% of the recipe, or 3-5 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Not safe
  • Cats: Not safe

Recipes With Tansy Essential Oil:


Tarragon Essential Oil:

Aroma: Sweet-anisic, spicy-green

Pairs Well With: Basil, cistus, galbanum, lavender, oakmoss, pine and vanilla

Properties: Antirheumatic, aperitif, circulatory agent, digestive, deodorant, emenagogue, stimulant and vermifuge.

Precautions General:

  • May irritate skin.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Not safe
  • Nursing: Not safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 6+ years
  • Topically, should not exceed 3% of the recipe, or 30 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Not safe
  • Cats: Not safe

Recipes With Tarragon Essential Oil:


Tea Tree Oil Essential Oil:

Aroma: Fresh, potent, spicy-camphoraceous, rather pungent smell and warm.

Pairs Well With: Basil, bergamot, black pepper, chamomile german, cinnamon, clary sage, clove, cypress, eucalyptus, geranium, juniper, lavender, lemon, marjoram, myrrh, nutmeg, oakmoss, oregano, peppermint, pine, ravensara, rosewood, rosemary, thyme, and ylang ylang

Properties: Antibacterial, antimicrobial, antiviral, fungicide, insecticide, antiseptic, bactericide, balsamic, cicatrisant, expectorant, fungicide, insecticide, stimulant, and sudorific.

Precautions General:

  • Non-toxic and non-irritant, but some individuals so show sensitizing to this oil.
  • Do not apply to deep wounds

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Safe (No in First trimester)
  • Nursing: Safe
  • Safe to diffuse and inhale maximum 15 minutes
  • Safe to apply topically (dilution needed) Recommended 1% dilution (6 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil), and a 2% dilution (12 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil) during labor and while nursing.

Precautions Children:

  • Age: Babies 6+ months
  • Topically, should not exceed .5% of the recipe, or 3-5 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Yes (High Dilution Needed)
  • Cats: Yes (High Dilution Needed)

Recipes With Tea Tree Essential Oil:

Zit Zapper Blend (Acne Spot Treatment)

Gentle Touch (All-Purpose DIY Skin Salve)

Mastitis Relief Blend (Mastitis & Clogged Milk Duct Remedy)

Silk (Healing Essential Oil Skin Salve)

Lemon Dreams (Mattress Refresher Spray Blend)

Brushed Away (DIY Makeup Brush Cleaner)

Clean Mint (Sanitizing Room Spray Blend)

Pewpourri (Odor Eliminator Diffuser Blend)

Cracked (Smoothing Heel Cream Blend)

Sweet & Supple (DIY Exfoliating Facial Sugar Scrub)

Breathe Baby Breathe (Kid’s Cough & Congestion Roller Blend)

Clear (Sinus and Cough Relief Diffuser Blend)

Smellin’ Fresh (Refreshing DIY Mouthwash)

Baby Butt Cream (All Natural Diaper Cream)


Thyme Essential Oil:

Aroma: Rather sweet, yet strongly herbal smell, warm, spicy-herbaceous, and powerful

Pairs Well With: Bergamot, clary sage, cypress, eucalyptus, geranium, grapefruit, lavender, lemon, lemon balm, marjoram, peru balsam, pine, rosemary and tea tree

Properties: Antispasmodic, antirheumatic, antiseptic, bactericidal, bechic, cardiac, carminative, cicatrisant, diuretic, emenagogue, expectorant, hypertensive, insecticide, stimulant, tonic, and vermifugal substance.

Precautions General:

  • Not for people with high blood pressure
  • Because of the phenols (carvacrol and thymol), which can irritate mucous membranes and cause skin irritation, it should not be used for skin care products, and in general, should be used in low concentrations.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Not safe
  • Nursing: Not safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 2+ years
  • Topically, should not exceed 2% of the recipe, or 20 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Not safe
  • Cats: Not safe

Recipes With Thyme Essential Oil:

Bye Bye Bugs (Insect Repellent Diffuser Blend)


Vanilla Essential Oil:

Aroma: Rich, sweet, balsamic, vanilla-like

Pairs Well With: Benzoin, bergamot, frankincense, jasmine, lemon, mandarin, opopanax, orange, patchouli, rose, sandalwood, vetiver and ylang ylang

Properties: Antioxidant, aphrodisiac, anticarcinogenic, febrifuge, antidepressant, sedative, tranquilizing, and generally relaxing substance.

Precautions General:

  • May irritate skin.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Safe (No in First trimester)
  • Nursing: Safe
  • Safe to diffuse and inhale maximum 15 minutes
  • Safe to apply topically (dilution needed) Recommended 1% dilution (6 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil), and a 2% dilution (12 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil) during labor and while nursing.

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 6+ months
  • Topically, should not exceed .5% of the recipe, or 3-5 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Safe (High Dilution)
  • Cats:  Safe (High Dilution)

Recipes With Vanilla Essential Oil:


Vetiver Essential Oil:

Aroma: Earthy, sweet, heavy, woody, musty smell – much like the smell of a damp forest floor

Pairs Well With: Bergamot, black pepper, cedarwood, clary sage, geranium, ginger, grapefruit, jasmine, lavender, lemon, lemongrass, litseacubeba, mandarin, oakmoss, opopanax, orange, patchouli, rose, sandalwood and ylang ylang

Properties: Anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, aphrodisiac, cicatrisant, nervine, sedative, tonic and a vulnerary compound.

Precautions General:

  • May irritate skin.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Safe (No in First trimester)
  • Nursing: Safe
  • Safe to diffuse and inhale maximum 15 minutes
  • Safe to apply topically (dilution needed) Recommended 1% dilution (6 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil), and a 2% dilution (12 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil) during labor and while nursing.

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 2+ years
  • Topically, should not exceed 2% of the recipe, or 20 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Safe (High Dilution)
  • Cats:  Safe (High Dilution)

Recipes With Vetiver Essential Oil:

Sleep Tight Tonight Blends (Help Getting To Sleep)

Grounded (Mind Body Relaxing Diffuser Blend)

IQ (Kid’s Focus Roller Blend)

Feel The Love (Romantic Roller Blend)


White Fir Essential Oil:

Aroma: Crisp and woody aroma.

Pairs Well With: Cinnamon, peppermint, spearmint, ginger or wintergreen.

Properties: Antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, tissue healing, pain relief, antioxidant and detoxification.

Precautions General:

  • May irritate skin.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Safe (No in First trimester)
  • Nursing: Safe
  • Safe to diffuse and inhale maximum 15 minutes
  • Safe to apply topically (dilution needed) Recommended 1% dilution (6 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil), and a 2% dilution (12 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil) during labor and while nursing.

Precautions Children:

  • Age: Babies 2+ years
  • Topically, should not exceed 2% of the recipe, or 20 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: No
  • Cats:  No

Recipes With White Fir Essential Oil:

Great Day To Shine (Morning Diffuser Blend)

Aphrodite’s Kiss (Romantic Massage Oil Blend)


Wild Orange Essential Oil:

Aroma: Fresh, refreshing and sweet.

Pairs Well With: Cinnamon, frankincense, geranium, lavender, and all types of citrus oils.

Properties: Anti-depressant, anti-septic, antispasmodic, anti-tumor and cellular health properties.

Precautions General:

  • Photosensitivity when exposed to sunlight

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Safe (No in First trimester)
  • Nursing: Safe
  • Safe to diffuse and inhale maximum 15 minutes
  • Safe to apply topically (dilution needed) Recommended 1% dilution (6 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil), and a 2% dilution (12 drops essential oil per 1 oz. of carrier oil) during labor and while nursing.

Precautions Children:

  • Age: Babies 6+ months
  • Topically, should not exceed .5% of the recipe, or 3-5 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: No
  • Cats:  No

Recipes With Wild Orange Essential Oil:

Good Morning Boost Blend (Mental Energy Boost)

Liquid Sunshine Blend (Mood Boost / Stress Relief)

Goodnight Baby Blend (Toddler Sleep Aid)

Let Go & Relax Blend (Anxiety Relief Blend)

Sleep Tight Tonight Blends (Help Getting To Sleep)

Citrus Overload (Uplifting Diffuser Blend)

Kiss My Neck (Aphrodisiac Diffuser Blend)

Great Day To Shine (Morning Diffuser Blend)


Wintergreen Essential Oil:

Aroma: Sweet, fresh scent, similar to mint and very pungent

Pairs Well With: Peppermint, Ylang Ylang & Sweet Marjoram and Vanilla.

Properties: Analgesic, anodyne, antirheumatic, antiarthritic, antispasmodic, antiseptic, aromatic, astringent, carminative, diuretic, emmenagogue and stimulating substance.

Precautions General:

  • May irritate skin.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Not safe
  • Nursing: Not safe

Precautions Children:

  • Never use on children of any age

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: No
  • Cats:  No

Recipes With Wintergreen Essential Oil:

Great Day To Shine (Morning Diffuser Blend)


Wormwood Essential Oil:

Aroma: Strong, bitter, green aroma.

Pairs Well With: Anise, Angelica, Lavender, Sweet Orange, Jasmine, and Oakmoss.

Properties: Anti-helmitic, cholagogue, deodorant, digestive, emmenagogue, febrifuge, insecticide, narcotic, vermifuge and tonic type of substance.

Precautions General:

  • May irritate skin.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Not safe
  • Nursing: Not safe

Precautions Children:

  • Children 10+ years

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: No
  • Cats:  No

Recipes With Wormwood Essential Oil:


Ylang Ylang Essential Oil:

Aroma: Exotic, sweet smell, floral and rich

Pairs Well With: Bergamot, chamomile, clary sage, clove, eucalyptus lemon, ginger, grapefruit, jasmine, lemon, litsea cubeba, mandarin, neroli, opopanax, orange, palmarosa, patchouli, peru balsam, petitgrain, rose, rosewood, sandalwood, tuberose and vetiver

Properties: Antidepressant, antiseborrhoeic, antiseptic, aphrodisiac, hypotensive, nervine and sedative.

Precautions General:

  • Non-toxic, non-irritant and non-sensitizing oil, yet could cause sensitivity have been reported and excessive use of it can lead to headaches and nausea.
  • May irritate skin.

Precautions Pregnancy & Nursing:

  • Pregnancy: Not safe
  • Nursing: Not safe

Precautions Children:

  • Age: 2+ years
  • Topically, should not exceed 2% of the recipe, or 20 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.

Precautions Pets: 

  • Dogs: Safe (High Dilution)
  • Cats: Safe (High Dilution)

Recipes With Ylang Ylang Essential Oil:

Meditating Moms Blend (Relaxation and Stress Relief)

Silky Smooth (Exfoliating Body Scrub)

Nighttime Bliss (Sleep Aid Spray)

Tranquility (Relaxing Stress Relief Bath Blend)

Goldilocks (Scented Hair Blend – Spray)

Drifting (Relaxing Sleep Diffuser Blend)

Romantic Nights (Diffuser Blend)

Sweet & Supple (DIY Exfoliating Facial Sugar Scrub)

Inner Peace (Diffuser & Massage Oil Blend)

Kiss My Neck (Aphrodisiac Diffuser Blend)

Feel The Love (Romantic Roller Blend)

Aphrodite’s Kiss (Romantic Massage Oil Blend)