Essential oils are compounds extract from plants and have been used for thousands of years. These oils can be extracted from plants through a number of different methods, including steam distillation, water distillation, CO2 extraction, cold press extraction and more.
Different essential oils have different benefits and uses both for personal health and for everyday use around the home. Some of the properties associated with certain essential oils include:
Essential oils are often used for inhalation, topical application and massage and are usually diluted into a carrier liquid oil.
Note: Although natural, essential oils are potent chemicals and can be harmful if used incorrectly Caution is recommended. Always follow product recommendations.