Decongest Essential Oil Blend
This blend is an amazing blend to help with easing congestion due to a common cold or flu, it is especially helpful with asthma also. It has a lovely fresh decongesting aroma and will offer support in the winter months with cold and flu.
To use: apply roller to feet (especially with babies and young children - 6 months or older) or chest and back when needed or use pure oil in the diffuser. Can also be rolled onto wrists or put onto a tissue to breathe in.
Lavender essential oil calms nervous tension and acts as a gentle sedative to aid sleep and ease agitation and irritability. Perfect for stress and helping get to sleep.
Eucalyptus is one of the best decongestant oils. Use as an inhalation or chest rub for a blocked nose, sinus congestion or chesty coughs. It also acts as a respiratory antiseptic and aids immune defences. It helps open up the airways and has a cooling effect, helpful during fevers. Some also find it useful for headaches associated with congestion or mental fatigue.
Peppermint’s cooling and relieving action is the best where heat and congestion are predominant. Its clearing aroma is great as an inhalation for nasal, sinus or chest congestion to open up the airways. Apply to temples or use as an inhalation for headaches and toxic congestion from overindulgence or digestive problems.
Tea Tree has immune stimulating properties to boost natural defences in addition to its direct action on contact with infectious bugs. Used in a vaporiser or steam inhalation Tea Tree can quickly help ease respiratory congestion and fortify immune defences.
Lemon oil is amazing for congestion, it also has antimicrobial and immune support properties, great to diffuse or as an inhalation for coughs and colds.
- Consultation with a suitably qualified practitioner is recommended prior to use
- For external use only
- Do not apply to skin undiluted
- Not recommended for use during pregnancy
- Perform a patch test prior to use