Cinnamon - 10 ml
Cinnamon (Cinnamomum zeylanicum)
This oil is antiseptic, antibacterial, insect repellent, anti-inflammatory, increases circulation, is stimulating and gives energy. It’s strongly anti-infectious so it’s good for all kinds of infections, both bacterial and viral. It’s good for diarrhea and infections in the intestines. It can also be used as a mouthwash to fight swelling in gums.
Active ingredients: E.g., Cinnamal Aldehyde, Eugenol and Benzyl Benzoate.
Warning: This oil is a skin irritant so it needs to be diluted properly before use.
Essential oils are 75 – 100 times stronger than tea.
Essential oils are good for home use as stimulants or relaxants for the nervous system and they can be used in many ways.
Bath: Put 5 – 10 drops of pure essential oil into bathwater.
Inhalation: Put 3 – 6 drops in a bowl of hot water, put a towel over your head and breathe deeply in the steam for 5 – 10 minutes. You can also put one drop in your palm and inhale deeply, the chemicals in the oils go straight to your brain and have an immediate effect.
Perfume: Some oils are suitable to use as perfume.