If you’re new to Essential Oils, congratulations! You’ve discovered how powerful essential oils can be in your life as beauty aids, medicinal healers and much more. But starting your essential oil collection is a challenge. There are so many incredible oils to choose from, where do you start? At RainShadow Labs, we believe you should always trust your intuition. But, there are some standard oils that every collection should have. So here it is, the Top 5 Essential Oils You Need To Have In Your Collection!
Tea Tree Oil. Tea Tree Oil is first on our list because if there’s one oil you should ever buy in your life, it’s this one! Tea Tree Oil is an excellent fungicide, antiseptic, and bactericide. It treats acne, athlete’s food, common colds and flu, head lice, insect bites, mouth ulcers, sore throats, and abrasions. You can also use it as a household cleaner.
Lavender Oil. Lavender Oil is a must have because it is a soothing anti-tumor agent, analgesic, antiseptic, anti-inflammatory and anti-bacterial treatment. Lavender Oil relieves stress, tension and high blood pressure. It’s helpful treatment for migraines and depression. On the skin, Lavender Oil prevents buildup of sebum, is an excellent treatment for acne, and promotes the growth of new skin cells.
Peppermint Oil. Peppermint Oil is anti-carcinogenic, a decongestant, anti-infectious, antibacterial, antifungal, pain relieving and anti-inflammatory. It’s ideal for treating headaches and nausea; just mix into a massage oil and rub into your forehead and temples. Diffuse in your house or office to clear congestion or to revive your mood.
Eucalyptus Oil. Eucalyptus Oil is so much better than your store-bought vapor rub! This needs to be in your medicine cabinet! Eucalyptus oil is anti-infectious, anti-microbial, anti-viral, antibacterial and anti-inflammatory. It’s a powerful treatment for acne and cysts and so potent it will kill 70% of airborne staph when diffused. Eucalyptus oil is also an incredibly effective bug repellant.
Lemongrass Oil. The benefits of Lemongrass Oil are over three pages long. We couldn’t ask you to read all that! So here are the highlights: Lemongrass oil is helpful for acne, muscle aches, oily skin, pain, headaches, self esteem, confidence, microbial infection, weightless, fungus and fevers. Lemongrass Oil can even serve as a deodorant.