Did you just wake up or maybe you just got home from work? If you’re feeling drained but still need to keep on trucking then you this essential oil blend is just what you need to give you an extra boost of energy. You can inhale Second Wind blend straight from the bottle or use a diffuser. Smell the uplifting aroma of this blend when you want to encourage a positive attitude and extra energy.
3 drops Peppermint essential oil
3 drops Lemon essential oil
2 drops Orange essential oil
Add the number of essential oil drops in your diffuser, and diffuse for 20-30 minutes.
Safe for kids 6+ years old and pregnant/nursing women.
Essential Oil Properties In This Recipe
Peppermint Essential Oil:
Aroma: Fresh, herbacious, sharp 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.
Lemon Essential Oil:
Aroma: Sharp, fresh, 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.
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, litsea cubeba, 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.