List of Pure Essential Oils and Descriptions
List of Pure Essential Oils
Illicium verum (the Chinese star anise plant).
Anise star oil is steam-distilled from the crushed seeds of the star anise plant also known as the Chinese star anise. Bulk anise star oil is a clear, light to pale yellow oil with a characteristic potent aroma. It most closely resembles the scent and flavor of black licorice. This essential oil is often used as a flavoring agent and in cosmetics. Anise is known to enhance relaxation, sleep patterns and emotional balance. It helps reduce tiredness or weariness resulting from physical or mental activity.
Star anise can be used in chest rubs to help alleviate bronchitis, coughing, cold and other respiratory congestions as well as rheumatism. It can be used in massage oils to help relieve sore muscles, and works well in bug repellent sprays. It is also a relaxing oil, and helps relieve stress and insomnia. Star Anise blends well with rose, lavender and orange.
Anise is also Anti-viral, Anti-bacterial, Anti-Inflammatory, Anti-Oxidant and Anti-Fungal
Blends well with Cardamom, and other spices; Geranium, and other florals
Basil Oil is an essential oil steam distilled from the basil leaves and flowering tops. Basil oil is also used in aromatherapy for its therapeutic properties and has a soothing and relaxing aroma.
Pure essential oils such as basil oil are highly concentrated and should be handled with care.
Bergamot – Calabrian
Bergamot PC (premium commercial) Citrus aurantium var. bergamia
Premium Commercial oils are manufactured from a proprietary blend of 100% Pure Essential Oils (minimum
20%), natural, naturally derived and nature identical ingredients
The aroma of the essential oil is basically citrus, yet fruity and sweet with a warm spicy floral quality, and is reminiscent of Neroli and Lavender oil.
Cedar wood oil is extracted from the chips and sawdust of the cedar tree by distillation. The cedarwood raw material used for distillation is derived from discarded cedar tree and stumps; no logging is practiced for the sole purpose of extracting oil. This Cedarwood Oil is 100% pure with a characteristic woody odour.
This warm, relaxing oil is commonly used in the massage industry and is a perfect ingredient in your massage candles.
A spicy, pungent oil with powerful antiseptic properties.
When added to body creams and rubs it creates a warming sensation on the skin.
Use in oil burners to assist with colds and bronchitis. It helps to cleanse and purify
The benefits of this oil include - antimicrobial, antiseptic, antispasmodic, astringent, parasiticide, and stimulant.
Blends well with clove, tangerine, rosemary, lavender and other citrus oils and spices.
Citronella Ceylon (Cymbopogon nardus)
Citronella Ceylon has a well rounded lemon citrus scent, though it is much softer than actual Lemon.
It also has subtle wood tones, warm and grassy
Blends well with bergamot, Orange, Cedarwood, Geranium, Lemon, Lavender and Pine
NOTES: Top - Middle
Clove Stem oil is a close replacement to Clove bud oil.
The oil has a dark yellowish colour and is widely used in soap, candles and aromatherapy.
Clove Stem oil has Antibiotic, stimulant, germicidal and antibacterial benefits.
Blends well with Cinnamon Bark, Nutmeg, Grapefruit, Lemon, Orange, Peppermint, Rosemary, Rose, Lavender, Clary Sage and Ylang-ylang
Eucalyptus Blue Gum (Eucalyptus Globulus)
Herbaceous with a woody-sweet undertone. Blends well with thyme, rosemary, lavender, marjoram, pine, cedarwood and lemon. This is a great scent for renewing the spirit and the direction of one's life.
Lemon Cold Press
Lemon Cold Pressed (Citrus Medica Limonium)
Lemon essential oil is pale yellow to slightly greenish yellow, with a refreshing aroma nearly identical to the freshly peeled fruit. Lemon oil is uplifting and cleansing. It replaces negative emotions by creating a cheerful atmosphere of freshness and purity. It can help dispel mental fatigue and psychological heaviness. The aroma of lemon can inspire increased concentration and awareness.
blends well with Bergamot, Lime, Orange and Mandarin
Lemon Eucalyptus (Eucalyptus Citradora)
Lemon eucalyptus has a fragrance described as sweet, lemony, fresh, with a woody hint.
Blends well with Basil, Cajeput, Cedarwood, Citronella, Ginger, Lavender, Lemon, Myrtle, Frankincense, Spearmint and Tea Tree
Lemon Myrtle PC (backhousia citradoria)
The common name reflects the strong sweet lemon smell of the crushed leaves.
Blends well with Lime, Orange, Bergamot and other citrus oils
Lime (citrus aurantifolia)
Lime oil has a wonderfully uplifting scent, with the power to uplift and re-energize the spirit.
Blends well with Chamomile, Lavender, Clary Sage, Rose, Clove Bud, Orange, Bergamot and any of the oils from the citrus oil family.
May chang (litsea cubeba)
A sweet citrus and fruity fragrance.
Sweet Orange oil (citrus cinensis)
Sweet orange oil has a sweet, fresh and tangy smell, is yellow to orange in color and watery in viscosity.
The benefits of this oil include Antidepressant, anti-inflammatory, bactericidal, fungicidal and a stimulant.
Patchouli (pogostemon cablin)
Patchouli oil has a rich musky-sweet, strong spicy and herbaceous smell. It is light yellow to dark brown in color and is a thick oil.
Arvensis Peppermint Oil is steam distilled extracted and yields a powerful and appealing mint aroma. It is widely used throughout the food, flavouring, and cosmetic industries as well as in aromatherapy for its believed therapeutic properties. It s clearing, antiseptic and anti-infectious action is particularly suited to the relief of headaches, migraine, hay fever, sinus and catarrhal congestion, as well as general coughs and colds.
Pure essential oils such as Peppermint Oil are highly concentrated and should be handled with care. Keep this essential oil well away from the eyes, nose and other sensitive areas because it is a mucous membrane irritant.
Peppermint essential oil blends with basil, cedarwood, cypress, eucalyptus, geranium, juniper berry, lavender, sweet marjoram, pine, rosemary and all citrus oils.
This essential oil is considered a top note in aromatherapy.
Pink Grapefruit (Citrus Species Peel Oil )
Grapefruit Pink essential oil is believed by aromatherapists to be a spiritual up-lifter, and to ease muscle fatigue and stiffness. It is also a purifier of congested, oily and acne prone skin. Grapefruit Pink essential oil has a fresh, tart citrus smell that is very characteristic of the fruit.
Spearmint (mentha spicata)
Spearmint is a native of the Mediterranean area. It is also believed to be an uplifting oil great for alleviating fatigue and depression. Spearmint has a fresh minty smell reminiscent of Peppermint. The major difference is that Spearmint oil is sweeter, and not quite as harsh.
Tangerine oil (Citrus reticulata )
Tangerine essential oil has the typical citrus scent fresh, radiant, and tangy sweet.
Tangerine essential oil blends well with Basil, Bergamot, Cinnamon, Clary sage, Clove, Frankincense, Lavender, Lemon, Lime, Neroli, and Orange.
Tea Tree Oil (Melaleuca alternifolia)
It has an exotic, sweet smell and is slightly yellow in color.
Topical antibacterial, antiseptic and anti-inflammatory agent
Ylang Ylang Madagascar (cananga odorata)
It has an exotic, sweet smell and is slightly yellow in color.