Oregano oil in my house – is a Must Have! And today I want to tell you why.
1. The most important property of oregano oil for me - is that it is a powerful antibiotic. Moreover, it is natural and potent antibiotic. I think not need to remind you that what a devastating effect on the health of our digestive system provide pharmaceutical antibiotics (as opposed to natural, such as garlic, oregano oil, and others that are safe for the intestinal microflora).
Oregano oil is no worse than vancomycin. It can easily cope with all bacteria and pathogens known to science (Bacillus, Bacillus anthracis, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Staphylococcus aureus, E. Coli, etc.). Moreover, numerous studies have proven that oregano slightly inferior and even superior in its properties many popular antibiotics.
2. Oregano oil has a strong antifungal activity. It is very effective in treating fungal infections such as candidiasis and fungus on the nails.
So, how to take oregano oil for candida? Oregano oil is the best remedy for the treatment of Candida. Take 3 drops 3 times a day.
To treat fungus on nails, apply oregano oil to directly the fungus - at least twice a day. And orally 1- 3 drops under the tongue.
Dandruff with seborrhea - is also a fungal disease. You can add a couple of drops in the shampoo.
What things to eat to lose weight? It is a mistake to assume that in order to lose weight, you just have to eat less. Eating certain foods, on the other hand, helps get rid of fat. These include, for example, pine nut oil - it is used for weight loss long and successful worldwide
Useful properties of pine nut oil
Pine nut oil composition is a real pantry of valuable substances. It is full of B vitamins E and A. The amino acids in this oil are more than in any other nut oil. It is especially rich in arginine: it is an acid that is capable to solve many health problems, for example, purifies the blood, lowers cholesterol, normalizes blood pressure.
So losing weight with the help of pine nut oil is not only safe, but also useful. You will significantly improve the condition of the skin, hair and nails, strengthen your immune system and even forget about a variety of issues related to health.
However, in terms of weight loss is particularly important a high content of linoleic acid in pine nut oil. Entering the body, it gives a signal to the brain of saturation. Thus, you manage to significantly reduce the total caloric value of the diet.
And that is good news, pine nut oil has virtually no contraindications, except for the unfortunate, but rare cases of individual intolerance.
How to use pine nut oil for weight loss
The easiest way to lose weight with the help of pine nut oil – is to use it 3 times a day for half a teaspoon for 30-60 minutes before eating. You'll see your meal will be reduced very significantly. Nutritionists say that with such a simple way you can reduce daily caloric intake by 36%.
And in the same time you will not feel hunger pangs - a feeling of fullness (satiety), which the oil gives and it lasts a long time.
- Sedative, antidepressant,
- normalize the activity of the central and autonomic nervous system,
- improves intracerebral blood flow,
- anticonvulsant, antispasmodic;
- antiseptic, antibacterial, antiviral, anti-fungal;
- stimulates tissue regeneration, immune;
- antisclerotic, hypotensive, cardiotonic, antiarrhythmic;
- analgesic, anti-inflammatory, anti, antirheumatic;
- antitussive, bronchodilator, expectorant;
- stimulates the appetite and the secretory function of the gastrointestinal tract, antiulcer, choleretic, detoxification, diuretic and stimulates menstruation;
- eliminates peeling and irritation of the skin, strengthens hair, promotes their growth;
- refreshing, antipruritic, repellant.
Pine oil – is very useful. Today I will tell you how to prepare pine essential oil at home.
1. Preparation of pine oil from the needles
Cut net pine needles into a clean ceramic container and fill it with water up to the top. Close and give it brew for a few weeks or months. After this time, on the surface of the water, foggy foam should appear - this is oil.
Then take a piece of cotton and gently absorb the oil from the surface of the water, and then squeeze it into the container. This is a delicate but quite tedious and you may get very little oil in this case. The resulting pine oil should be stored in small glass jars, tightly closed.
2. How to get pine oils of wood?
To extract oil from fragrant wood, such as pine, cedar or others you need to crush the wood chips, and then do the same as in the case of needles.
Cedar oil is used to treat skin: acne, cellulite, oily skin; to restore the circulation; to treat cold. Cedar oil also is an excellent antiseptic, so it can be used as a cleaner and disinfectant. Among other things cedar oil relieves and soothes the nervous excitement. Learn more about how to use pine oil.
Juniper oil is used to flavor some types of gin. It, as well as pine oil is considered a good antiseptic. Juniper oil is indicated in arthritis, constipation, dermatitis, diarrhea, eczema, gastroenteritis, gout, for muscular pain, lung disease, rheumatoid arthritis, varicose veins. This is a wonderful remedy for depression, seasonal weakness and mental fatigue. Juniper oil is not recommended during pregnancy.
Of cypress at home fragrant essential oil can be made, which is used in herbal medicine to treat various ailments (such as hemorrhoids, varicose veins or oily skin massage on the skin or added to a warm bath). Cypress oil can be used as a deodorant.
Pine oil obtained from the needles, cones and twigs of Scots pine has antiseptic properties and can be used for making soap. Pine oil also helps to treat respiratory diseases or for massage to stimulate circulatory. In some people, excessive use can cause skin irritation.
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Lavender oil is used not only in aromatherapy, but also in the production of cosmetics and perfumes in the alcoholic beverage industry and cooking. It is a part of the therapeutic agents and inhaled liquids used for the prevention of colds.
It is believed that lavender oil is very useful for women's health: it helps to normalize the hormones in pregnancy and menopause, relieves painful during menstruation. But, despite the fact that the essential oil of lavender is allowed to use in pregnancy (in contrast to most other essential oils), we advise not to abuse lavender oil: the body of pregnant women rather unpredictable.
Lavender is considered to be the true Queen of aromatherapy. Lavender essential oil is - a truly universal remedy, it is the best suited motto "as well be hanged for a sheep as for a lamb!" What is so good for your health lavender oil?
Useful properties of lavender oil were known to the ancient Greeks and Romans.
The fact that the pine tree grows in the northern hemisphere, and belongs to the evergreen tree, we know, but not everyone knows that the pine species in nature are more than 120 and many of them are growing in Russia: the most famous of them is Scots pine.
Essential oils are obtained from almost all species of pine, but we can use only a certain type of them with medical purposes: many of them have limitations and contraindications to use, and can cause severe allergic reactions. Therefore, before you use pine essential oil, ask the manufacturer and find out exactly what kind of pine tree it was received.
Pine essential oil is often obtained just from Scots pine - Pinus sylvestris L., - wood which is used in Russia more than any other - in different areas of the industry.
Of crushed needles of Scots pine, essential oil is obtained by steam distillation, during 5-6 hours - of course, the ecological situation in the area where pine trees grow affects the oil quality.
To get a kilo of essential oil, it is necessary to process 500 kilos of fresh pine needles – you will get yellow or clear liquid, fluid, with a pleasant scent - fresh, cool, resinous, balsamic. Shades of smell depend on where and how the pine grows, on what grounds and in what climate: flavor can be sharp, both mature and soft.
The health benefits of pine oils: uses of pine oil
Since ancient times with the help of pine oil many diseases was treated such as: rheumatism, scurvy, bleeding; it was used with frostbite and burns, open and non-healing wounds; with it people removed lice, as well as get rid of parasites of domestic animals. Even then healers knew that this oil helps with nervous disorders and relieves the state that we now call depression.
Lavender oil is the most favorite of all essential oils according to a survey that widely used in aromatherapy. Natural lavender oil, practically does not cause allergies. Lavender oil is colorless or yellowish-green liquid with a pleasant smell of lavender flowers, but fleas, moths, ants do not tolerate the smell of lavender.
By fire characteristics (ignition point 64C) it is close to combustible and flammable liquids. Of all the essential oils, lavender oil is undoubtedly the most versatile oil having broad application. A wide variety of features of lavender are due to a complex chemical composition of the oil and a large number of its components that allows using lavender oil for fleas. Lavender oil balances and normalizes the human condition, which is why it can be used in many different situations.
The method of extraction:
The main area of growth of lavender is the southern part of the French Alps, in flat areas between the rocks. Oil distillation is carried out by steam, quickly as soon as possible so as not to destroy the main components of the oil - linalool and acetic acid. For extraction oil is used fresh flowering tops of plants (flowers). Oil output is - 0.3-0.5%. Distillation takes place in high-growth areas of lavender (at 600-1500m) at 92-93c instead of the usual 100C. The result is the oil with a high content of esters (oil is of better quality).
Lavender oil has property to repel insects. During hundreds of years, it has been used to protect clothes from fleas, moths and other small insects and at the same time give a delicate flavor. Lavender is also used as flavoring the air in the room for this, put dried flowers in a vase. If you rub yourself with lavender (can be blended with oil of grapefruit and eucalyptus), you can avoid the bites of mosquitoes, fleas and other insects. And if you are stung by insects, rub the bite with lavender oil. The pain will pass quickly, and the wound does not get infected. Lavender oil can be used for fleas in animals.
Medicinal properties of pine oil allow including it in the list of the most effective therapeutic remedies for diseases associated with colds and infections of the upper respiratory tract. Fragrance oil of Scots pine, expectorant properties are combined with increased breathing rate with pulmonary circulation, cough, softening and antipyretic effects. The oil helps quickly return to normal life after suffering colds and viruses, reducing sweating, dizziness, general weakness and nausea.
But pine oil benefits in the treatment of interstitial lung diseases are not limited. It is no less effective in the treatment of the urinary system diseases. Removing edema, pine has only a mild diuretic effect at the same time stimulating the absorption of solid formations in the bladder and kidneys. This is a great oil to relieve inflammation in urethritis and cystitis, it can be used in pelvic inflammatory disease. It is believed that the pine oil - is the perfect remedy for prostate diseases and to eliminate sexual problems in men.
The analgesic effect of pine oil is particularly evident when the muscle, arthritis and rheumatic disease symptoms. At the same time the local-anesthetic effect is added by stimulating blood circulation. Pine essential oils – is one of the most powerful agents of aromatherapy to stop bleeding in trauma and severe cuts.
The fresh scent of pine is very favorable to the person – it is not surprisingly, that many motels are placed in the coniferous forests. There are several essential oils of pine, but the most common aromatherapy product is pine essential oil of Scots pine. It contains mainly of alpha and beta-pinenes, limonene and markedly different in composition from turpentine. Essential oil of pine needles – is mobile colorless or yellowish liquid with coniferous and balsamic odor.
Today I want to talk about lavender essential oil and advise some recipes.
It is believed that the house where there is lavender in a pot protects from the evil eye and contagious diseases. Another rumor says that lavender attracts good luck. But the most important thing is that since ancient times it has healed, eliminating mental and physical ailments.
The most valuable thing in lavender is essential oils extracted from lavender.
Today we know that lavender has antiseptic and antibacterial properties.
In medicine, it is used to treat wounds. It is also used for rheumatic pains and neuralgia.
The oil has a calming effect, removing fatigue and irritability.
Since I'm an inquisitive person all the crumbs of knowledge I gathered in my cherished omniscient book. So I want to offer some valuable recipes that will serve you well every day in any situations.
Lavender essential oil. Recipes:
Add 3 tablespoons of lavender and pour with milk (2 glasses), add 0.5 cups of honey and bring to a boil. Pour the hot blend into the bath with warm water. Take a bath in the evening to 20 minutes. It not only soothes and uplifting, but is also good for your skin.
Mix 2 drops of lavender oil with a tablespoon of honey. Take it in the morning and in the evening, drinking with warm milk.
Pain in the neck
Moisten a cotton towel with warm water and squeeze. Apply to damp cloth 3-5 drops of lavender oil and apply the compress to the affected area for 5 - 10 minutes.
Throbbing pain in the temple
Rub 1 - 2 drops of lavender oil into each temple with soft circular motions.
Insomnia and disturbing dream
Cover up dry lavender flowers in a linen bag 200 g, sew and put before sleep near the pillow. To enhance the effect you can pre-sprinkle the flowers with 3-4 drops of lavender oil.
Cooking with lavender
I found an interesting fact about lavender: it is an integral part of the French cuisine. Lavender is a part of the blend of herbs of Provence, which is used in the preparation of many dishes. Food and drinks with lavender enhance immunity; it has a preventive effect on the human body.
Want to try a taste of the exotic? Try to sprinkle cheese and fish with lavender. It’s unusual and creative!
It is known that essential oils are used extensively in cosmetics. These oils also include essential pine oils too. Most often it is used for anti-aging skin, hair recovery and against dandruff. It is quite simple to apply pine essential oil, if you use it, keeping the dosage and providing all the precautions. So, what is pine oil?
Properties of pine essential oil
Pine essential oil is obtained from the needles and twigs crushed. It is appreciated for the powerful antiseptic effect, anti-property, the ability to stimulate regeneration processes in the skin, wrinkles and increase the protective properties of the skin. Also pine essential oil helps the skin renew collagen, without which the skin loses its firmness and elasticity. Blood circulation also enhances in the skin layers, including the scalp. Pine oil is also very good for hair. Due to this, pine essential oil treats dandruff and hair loss, as well as strengthening the nails.
Pine essential oil is added in different home-made lotions, masks, tonics and emulsions. To make 5ml cosmetic product only 3 drops of pine essential oil require. In particular, the following recipe of the cream will help to cope with acne, swelling under the eyes and pigment spots on the face.
In regular cream (you can use children one) in the amount of 10 ml you can add 2 drops of essential oil of juniper and lavender and 1 drop of pine essential oil. If you use such a cream on a regular basis, your skin will be noticeably cleaner, fresher and get healthy color. Also pine essential oil can be used in facial massage. To do so, you should add 5-6 drops of pine oil in 15ml of massage oil. Pine oil composition has an exclusively positive effect on the skin itself, and calms the nervous system. If you use cosmetic ice, then adding only 2 drops of pine essential oil in 200ml of water and 1 teaspoon of honey, you can get an excellent tonic in the morning and evening skin care.
Natural jojoba oils have the most effective impact on our skin and are the most powerful remedies that are actually able to remove stretch marks. No one cream has these properties. The flora in the world existed long before the appearance of man, so the plants have a genetic memory deeper than the human body. When the natural oil penetrates the cell, it points at the cell how to work correctly. As result own repair mechanisms take part in the work, and the cell recovers itself.
How to remove stretch marks at home
Jojoba oil is very important in women’s life. Truly jojoba oil can be called guardians of feminine beauty and of course jojoba oil are most needed in the postpartum recovery.
Carefully selected jojoba oil really helps to remove stretch marks and scars.
Stretch marks removal efficiency depends on many factors - age, size and old stretch marks, regularity and persistence in the application of oils, qualities, and their origins. But if you follow all these rules - the result is awesome. If you have enough experience in aromatherapy, you can prepare your own oil at home, which will help you to remove stretch marks.