Many of our customers don’t like to leave home without their favorite essential oils. They find that certain oils help them travel more comfortably – whether it’s jet lag, sleeping in a different environment, eating unfamiliar foods or combating germs on the airplane. Choose 3 of your favorites for your personal Happy Travel Essential Oil Kit and receive a travel-friendly case to carry them. Travel cases come in blue, orange, red, or green.
Essential Oils and Synergy Blends – Choose your favorite 3
Latin name: Lavandula angustifolia
Properties: Analgesic, anti-depressant, antibacterial, sedative, deodorant, anti-inflammatory
Lavender is one of the few essential oils that can be used ‘neat’ (undiluted)
Calm: Add 1 drop to the palm of your hands, rub together and then cup your hands and inhale aroma, or inhale from bottle.
Bug Bits, Minor Cuts or Burns (Sun, Wind, Fire, Steam): Apply 1-2 drops of Lavender to the area in need and cover with a band-aid if needed.
Skin Blemish: Apply 1 drop of Lavender to the blemish morning and night.
Sleep Aid: Take 2 tissues and add 1 drop of Lavender to each; tuck 1 tissue in either side of your pillow case and breathe in the soothing, relaxing aroma all night
Latin name: Mentha piperita
Properties: Analgesic, anti-inflammatory, decongestant, stimulant, antispasmodic, astringent
Upset Stomach or Nausea: Apply 1-2 drops to a few tissues or cotton balls, place in a plastic baggie and carry with you. Open baggie, pull out one of the tissues and inhale the aroma. Breathe deeply.
Muscle Ache: Mix 1-4 drops of essential oil in 1 teaspoon of carrier oil or lotion and use to massage into sore muscle.
Fatigue: Put 1-3 drops of essential oil on a tissue and inhale the aroma through your nose. Pause and inhale again. (Avoid touching your nose with the tissue.)
Ingredients: Clove, Lemon, Cinnamon, Eucalyptus, Rosemary, Fractionated Coconut Oil
Properties: Antiviral, antibacterial, antimicrobial
Germ buster: Use to support immune system when you are in public areas such as planes, buses, hotels. Apply directly on your chest, torso, back of neck, shoulders, and bottom of feet. You can also apply a small amount in the palm of your hands; cup your hands over your nose and inhale the aroma. Or apply to a tissue and tuck into your pillow case for a gentle night time diffusion.
Ingredients: Eucalyptus Citriodora, Eucalyptus Radiata, Eucalyptus Smithii, Peppermint
Properties: Relieve congestion, support the immune system
Congestion: Mix 1-4 drops of essential oil in 1 teaspoon of carrier oil or lotion and apply to upper chest and neck. Or apply 1-2 drops to a tissues and use to inhale the aroma. Breathe deeply. At night apply to a tissue and tuck into your pillow case.
Ingredients: Bergamot FCF, Grapefruit, Mandarin Red, Orange Sweet
Properties: Uplifting and refreshing
Room Freshener: Freshen the air in hotel rooms. Place a few drops on to several tissues and place around your room to create fresh, uplifting aroma.
Uplift Mood: Use any time you want a quick pick me up. Apply 1-2 drops to a few tissues or cotton balls, place in a plastic baggie and carry with you. Open baggie, pull one of the tissues out and breathe deeply.
Ingredients: Bergamot, Clary Sage, Geranium, Lavender, Mandarin
Properties: Calming, uplifting, balancing
Stress Buster: Use in times of anxiety, stress or any time you want to feel calm. Apply 1-2 drops to a few tissues or cotton balls, place in a plastic baggie and carry with you. Open baggie, pull one of the tissues out and breathe deeply.
The Methods of Use are general guidelines. Individual sensitivities, desired results, and the characteristics of the essential oil(s) used must all be considered. Adjust methods and proportions accordingly.
For external use only. Always dilute before use. Keep out of reach of children. Avoid eyes and other sensitive areas. Keep away from direct flame – essential oils are flammable. If pregnant or nursing, consult a physician before using essential oils. Store at room temperature and avoid direct sunlight.
Aromatherapy: The use of natural, aromatic substances, known as essential oils, to enhance the well-being of body, mind, and spirit. (This statement has not been evaluated by the FDA. No information provided is intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.)