Anti-inflammatory... German Chamomile, Lavender, Copaiba, and Peppermint are all commonly used for their ability to reduce reduce pain, redness, and swelling due to inflammation. In addition, German Chamomile appears to have antihistamine effects that helps decrease allergy symptoms.
Pain relief... German Chamomile is used to help reduce pain by calming and sedating nerves. Copaiba Balsam contains a high volume of B-caryophylene, which is known to relieve joint pain, digestive problems, headaches, and a number of inflammatory conditions. Lavender is used for managing all types of pain as well, due to its well-documented anti-inflammatory properties. Peppermint is also a natural pain reliever, great for certain types of headaches, cramps, and joint pain.
Alleviating insomnia... A nerve relaxer, mild sedative, and stress and anxiety reliever, German chamomile is incredibly soothing. As a consequence, it is one of the best ways to get to sleep when you are feeling overwrought and tense. The calming effects of Lavender, along with its soothing floral scent help people who struggle with sleep.
Grounding... Copaiba balsam oil holds an earthy, rich aroma that connects us, calms us, and grounds us.
Breathing... Menthol is a natural bronchodilator, making our peppermint essential oil a great way to access deep, calming breath. Eucalyptus Radiata also widens air passages, acts as an antimicrobial agent, and reduces inflammation associated with breathing problems.
Uplifting... The fresh, distinct scent of peppermint is uplifting, which helps stabilize emotions and reduce anxious thoughts. Eucalyptus Radiata uplifts the emotions, relieving sadness and stabilizing mood. It helps calm the mind and promotes positive emotions. Petitgrain inspires confidence and helps build emotional resilience. Anxieties and insomnia are quieted by its use. All of these oils together appear to significantly increase positivity!
NOTE: Eucalyptus Radiata Essential Oil should not be used with young children, because it can slow down breathing due to its high eucalyptol content. Also, this oil should never be ingested because it can be toxic even in very small doses.