Home :: Scent Descriptions

Scent Descriptions

Essential Oils, Blends, and Soaps

 

After Surgery (synergy blend)

Lavender and Rose essential oils are used for their cell regenerative properties and may help prevent scarring. Tea Tree has been used for centuries for its wound healing capabilities, while Eucalyptus provides itch relief for healing skin. Natural Vitamin E is also added to this blend to ensure overall benefits.

Arthritis Relief (synergy blend)

Clove, Rosemary, Peppermint, Cypress, Lavender, and Ginger aids in relief of arthritic aches and pains. Using rhythmic movements, massage into stressed areas.

Bergamot

Relaxes and refreshes and has an earthy, orange aroma. It's good for memory loss, menopausal symptoms, depression, appetite loss and stress. May also be used for insect bites, scabies, oily skin, wounds, and eczema. Bergapten-free.

Caribbean Bay Soap
Bay is a West Indies essential oil, regarded as the best in the Caribbean. Kelp is known to improve the texture and color of one’s skin. Together this soap “Tis truly an Island experience, Mon!”

Cedarwood
A soft, warm, and woodsy scent. It enhances insight and inspires optimism. Eases nervous tension and aggression. Aids respiratory systems. Beneficial for acne and oily skin. Stimulates hair growth and strengthens the hair shaft. Is also an excellent insect repellant. Caution: This oil can be irritating and should be tested before use. It should not be used during pregnancy or by those with epilepsy.

Chamomile
Calming and relaxing. Aromatherapy and skin care uses include: inflammation, rashes, burns, cuts, acne, eczema, headache, nervous tension, and nausea.

Cinnamon
Very strong indeed, with a sweet and spicy-hot flavor and warm aroma. Aromatherapy and skin care uses include tooth and gum care (mixed with water, it makes an excellent mouth wash), nervous exhaustion, poor circulation, diarrhea, lice and scabies. Used for flavor in culinary. When using any essential oil in culinary, start with one drop at a time, in order not to over-power a dish. Caution: This oil can be irritating and should be tested before use.

Citronella
A strong, earthy citrus that is grassy and slightly herbaceous. Can be used as a natural insecticide, deodorant, tonic, or stimulant. It's great for outside candles. Other uses include perfumes, household products, and pet care. Caution: Citronella should not be used during pregnancy.

Citrus Splash
Take a dive and splash into our amazing Citrus Splash Essential Oil Blend!  Sweet Orange, Yuzu, Mandarin Red, and Tangerine Essential Oils offer a totally uplifting and refreshing experience!

Clove
A natural antibacterial, antiviral, and antiseptic. Can aid in helping to prevent disease and infection. Clove is a spice that can be used in cooking. Other uses include digestive help, circulation, muscular and joint disorders, and instant toothache relief. When using any essential oil in culinary, start with one drop at a time, in order not to over-power a dish. Caution: This oil can be irritating and should be tested before use. It should not be used during pregnancy.

Cradle Cap (synergy blend)

Made with Lavender and Chomomile essential oils, our Cradle Cap Synergy Blend is an excellent daily moisturizer for your baby’s scalp and is much more skin-friendly than mineral oil based products!

Cypress
Fresh, woody and slightly spicy with a clean scent. Distilled from the leaves and twigs of the Spanish Cypress tree. Is a natural astringent, antiseptic, and antispasmodic. Its refreshing aroma is purifying and balancing. Other aromatherapy and skin uses include oily skin, arthritis, muscular cramps, asthma, coughing, and nervous tension.

Dill
Can be used in culinary or as a natural remedy to help relieve colic, diarrhea, indigestion, and even headaches. When using any essential oil in culinary, start with one drop at a time, in order not to over-power a dish.

Divine Serenity (blend)

The most pure Rose Absolute carefully and precisely blended with the warm spicy richness of Frankincense and other essential oils. Calmness and peace will be with you throughout the day's entire!

Energy (blend, synergy blend)

Your Lemongrass Zen is finally here, enhanced with Rosemary and Bergamot, for a clean, crisp, and totally energizing and uplifting experience! Caution: Should not be used during pregnancy or by those with high blood pressure or epilepsy.

Eucalyptus
Probably the most commonly-used essential oil. Has a pungently sharp, woody camphoraceous-like scent. Has antiseptic, antibacterial, and antiviral properties. Is used in the treatment of sore throats, chest rub, is a powerful bronchial stimulator, lice treatment, anti-itching, asthma, headaches, chicken pox, arthritis, and is commonly used in household cleaning products.

Fir Needle
Not only will the Fir Needle aroma put you in the Christmas spirit in the middle of summer, but it has strong deodorizing and antiseptic properties. Aromatherapy uses include eases stress and mental exhaustion and is uplifting. Is often used in household products and is popular in men's toiletries. Also used in making varnishes for wood products. Caution: Fir Needle can be irritating and should be tested before use.

Frankincense
Is a treasured and costly essential oil and resin. It has a soft, balsamic aroma that is deep and profound. Enhances the connection between one's self to spiritualness by slowing down and deepening the breath (very good in meditation). Promotes deep stillness and peaceful rest. Used with massage, it is beneficial for arthritis, respiratory ailments and helps rejuvenate mature skin.

Gardener's Grits Soap
Cuts the grit off hands, is aromatically refreshing, and the CDC has approved Lemon Eucalyptus as an effective natural insect repellant.

Geranium
Strong and powerful with an earthy, rose-like aroma. Brings emotional balance. Is good in the treatment of acne, cellulite, dull, oily, and mature skin types, aids in circulation, and menopausal symptoms. Has natural astringent and antiseptic properties. May be used in culinary. When using any essential oil in culinary, start with one drop at a time, in order not to over-power a dish. Caution: Geranium should not be used during pregnancy.

Geranium Rose Soap
Brings balance to imbalance and is useful in times of anxiety or hormonal stress.

Ginger
P
eppery, sharp, and fresh. This pungent spice is an excellent tonic and stimulant for the body. It's warming and can be used to ease muscular aches, sprains and arthritic pain, as well as high blood pressure problems. Adds flavor to meals and, as a tea, can aid with digestive disorders. May be used in culinary. When using any essential oil in culinary, start with one drop at a time, in order not to over-power a dish.

Ginger Citrus (blend)

Fresh Ginger and Pink Grapefruit bring forth sweet citrus delight and fresh earthy aromas that together are delightfully refreshing. Caution: Some citrus oils can be photo-sensitive and should not be applied to skin just before long or direct exposure to ultraviolet light.

Goat Milk Soap
Made in small batches and then handcut. They are unscented and enriched with honey. A very popular and wonderful beauty bar! 

Good Night (synergy blend)

Lavender and Chamomile are sure to help you achieve the restful sleep you need. Good for both massage and the bath! If using in a baby’s bath, only use 3-6 drops of this blend.

Grapefruit
Sweet, warm and fresh citrus with slight floral undertones. Its cleansing and refreshing scent helps to ease moodiness. Aids lymphatic drainage, cellulite, fluid retention, and circulation. Beneficial for liver, kidneys, gallbladder, and pancreas. Contains alpha hydroxides, antioxidants, astringent, and antibacterial properties. May be used in culinary. When using any essential oil in culinary, start with one drop at a time, in order not to over-power a dish. Caution: Some citrus oils can be photo-sensitive and should not be applied to skin just before long or direct exposure to ultraviolet light.

Herbal Bliss (blend)

Our Woods Spice essential oil blend with a kick of Tea Tree and Rosemary Mint, gave us this new fabulous blend we can truly call “Herbal Bliss”. Caution: Should not be used during pregnancy or by those with high blood pressure or epilepsy.

Jasmine
Rich, warm, floral that is sweetly exotic and long lasting. Emotionally warming and helps with depression. Excellent for dry and sensitive skin. Helps ease labor pains and aromatherapy uses provide relief for postnatal stress.

Juniper Berry
Fresh scent that is fruity, yet woodsy. Use as a spray mist to clear away negative energy and stimulate the mind. Other aromatherapy and skin uses include oily complexions, hair loss, accumulation of toxins, anxiety, and nervous, stress-related tensions. Caution: Juniper Berry is not suitable for children and should be used in moderation. It should not be used by those with kidney disease or during pregnancy, as it stimulates the uterine muscle.

Lavender

A light, herbaceous floral aroma with soothing and calming capabilities. Is very effective in the treatment of burns and scalds. Has natural antibiotic, antiviral, antiseptic, anti-inflammatory, antidepressant, sedative, and detoxifying properties, which promote healing and prevents scarring. Also stimulates the immune system and contributes to the healing process by stimulating cells to regenerate more quickly.

Lavender acts as a mood tonic and antidepressant, and aids in dealing with psychological shock from injury. It has a multitude of uses and other qualities, which make this a truly indispensable essential oil. Other uses include abscess, athlete's foot, lice insect bites, sunburn, asthma, throat infections, flatulence, depression, insomnia and hypertension.

May be used in culinary. When using any essential oil in culinary, start with one drop at a time, in order not to over-power a dish.

Lavender Mint (blend)

One of our most loved aromas here!  Herbaciously calming with the sweet aroma of Peppermint.  Perfect for anywhere you want uplifting freshness!

Lemon
Lemony light and freshly penetrating. Cleans and refreshes, purifies and disinfects. Contains antiseptic properties. Aromatherapy and skin uses include mental stimulant, reviving, soothing, oily skin, a natural hair lightener, athlete's foot, throat infections, poor circulation, and colds, flu, and fever infections. Caution: Some citrus oils can be photo-sensitive and should not be applied to skin just before long or direct exposure to ultraviolet light.

Lemon Eucalyptus
Crisp, lemony-fresh aroma with natural antiseptic properties. Good in a diluted rub for sore throats, colds and fevers, skin infections, asthma, and dandruff. Is also an effective insect repellant!

Lemongrass
Earthy and lemony fresh. Useful in the treatment of acne, athlete's foot, excessive perspiration, muscle and headaches, stress reliever, and is beneficial for oily skin types. Works as an insect repellant and an odor fighter as well. Lemongrass is also great to cook with, but be careful -- it may only take 1-3 drops on an average of 1-4 servings. Try using it in a coconut milk soup with vegetables. When using any essential oil in culinary, start with one drop at a time, in order not to over-power a dish. Caution: This oil can be irritating and should be tested before use.

Lime
A very sweet and refreshing citrus. Aromatherapy and skin uses include a restorative and refreshing tonic, acne, oily skin, mouth ulcers, insect bites, high blood pressure, poor circulation, dyspepsia, colds and flu. Has mild astringent, antiseptic, and antiviral properties. May be used in culinary. When using any essential oil in culinary, start with one drop at a time, in order not to over-power a dish. Caution: Some citrus oils can be photo-sensitive and should not be applied to skin just before long or direct exposure to ultraviolet light.

Mandarin Red
A floral, sweet citrus that's so yummy and beautifully aromatic at the same time! Its therapeutic actions include antiseptic, antispasmodic, sedative, and stimulant. Aromatherapy and skin care uses are warming and uplifting, oily skin types, spots, toner, digestive and intestinal problems, restlessness and insomnia.

May be used in culinary. When using any essential oil in culinary, start with one drop at a time, in order not to over-power a dish. Caution: Some citrus oils can be photo sensitive and should not be applied to skin just before long or direct exposure to ultraviolet light.

Migrain Relief (synergy blend)

Chamomile offers relief of nervous tension. Grapefruit helps relieve migraine, depression, and withdrawal symptoms. Rosemary and Peppermint offer positive stimulation while reducing headache tension and inflammation.

Myrrh
An amber colored resin yielded from the trunk of an aromatic shrub. Has a bittersweet, long lasting, earthy aroma. Contains anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, astringent, expectorant, fungicidal, sedative, and stimulating properties. Can be used for athlete's foot, aged skin, eczema, and ringworm. When diluted, Myrrh is beneficial for gum infections and mouth ulcers. Caution: Myrrh should not be used during pregnancy.

Nail Care (synergy blend)

Lavender and Peppermint stimulate nail growth, while Tea Tree and Eucalyptus help treat and prevent nail infection. Apply daily around the nail beds of your hands and feet.

Oatmeal Vanilla Soap

This buttery vanilla is so sweet, you're sure to love it! Fine ground oatmeal gently exfoliates. After use, your skin will be left feeling sooo yummy!

Orange Blossom (blend)

The deep floral bliss of Jasmine Grandiflorum blended with exotic citrus fruits brings forth this lovely floral citrus enchantment!

Oregano
Has an herbaceous, fresh, and slightly spicy aroma that is appealing to the senses. It contains antiseptic and antiviral properties and is a helpful aid against bronchitis, viral infections, migraines, muscular pains, and digestion problems.

It's great for adding a touch of flavor to a dish. When using any essential oil in culinary, start with one drop at a time, in order not to over-power a dish.

Palmarosa
Has a very light floral aroma that is rosy-sweet and refreshing. It revitalizes and regenerates skin cells. Aromatherapy and skin uses include balancing and comforting, hydrating, and is very valuable in all types of treatments for the face, hands, feet, neck, and lips. Palmarosa moisturizes and stimulates new cell growth, and helps regulate sebum production.

Passion (synergy blend)

Soft and sensual, Sandalwood is a sexual restorative for both men and women. Ylang Ylang is known to be an exotic, sweet, and relaxing aphrodisiac. Together, they can assist one in overcoming sexual difficulties. For external massage and bath purposes only.

Patchouli
Powerful earthy, and peppery herbaceous scent. It can be a stimulant in small amounts and a sedative in larger amounts. It's also known to be an aphrodisiac and nerve tonic, and is calming and uplifting. Good also, for the treatment of skin inflammations, acne, eczema, fungal infections, dandruff and in general hair care, and for use as a natural moth repellant.

Peppermint
Fresh, minty, and stimulating with natural antiseptic, anti-microbial, antiviral, expectorant, and carminative properties. Can be used for nausea, toothaches, muscular pains, nausea, colic, indigestion, headache and cramps. Is a bronchial stimulant and a pain alleviator. When diluted, it makes a nice mouth wash.

Peppermint can be used to add wonderful flavor to culinary dishes when used in small amounts. When using any essential oil in culinary, start with one drop at a time, in order not to over-power a dish. Caution: This oil can be irritating and should be tested before use. It should not be used during pregnancy.

PMS Relief (synergy blend)

Patchouli helps alleviate confusion and depression and provides a calming affect. Rosewood eases menopausal symptoms such as anxiety and moodiness, while Geranium helps to regulate hormonal balance and the menstrual cycle. Peppermint aids in the relief of menstrual pain.

Relax (synergy blend)

When stress threatens to disrupt your life, relax with this calming blend of Bergamot, Geranium and Ginger. Together they work to help coping abilities and to reduce stress before it intensifies.

Rose Absolute
A strong and deeply exotic floral aroma. Different uses may include bath, massage, diffusion and as a spray mist. Good for PMS, anxiety, and depression and its beneficial properties include antiviral, astringent, antiseptic, and appetite regulator, or as a heart tonic.

It is known to be a powerful aid for circulation and the nervous system. Rose Essential Oil helps in the regeneration of skin cells and is excellent for skin problems and general skin care.

Rosemary
Is wonderful in steam baths, massage oil blends, and in aromatherapy for purification and as a bronchial stimulator. Used in shampoos, it strengthens hair follices and is an effective remedy for dandruff and aids in preventing premature balding. Helps alleviate headaches and fatigue in sore muscles.

Rosemary has anti-inflammatory and antiseptic capabilities, increases circulation, and is effective as a diuretic and fungicide.

May be used in culinary. When using any essential oil in culinary, start with one drop at a time, in order not to over-power a dish. Caution: Rosemary should not be used during pregnancy or by those with high blood pressure or epilepsy.

Rosemary Mint (blend)

Blends the invigorating oils of Sweet Peppermint with the fresh and herbaceously clear aroma of Rosemary. Caution: This oil can be irritating and should be tested before use. It should not be used during pregnancy or by those with high blood pressure or epilepsy.

Rosewood
A rosy, woody floral that is very warm and mild. Is an anti-microbial, bactericidal, and antiseptic and contains immune stimulating properties. Calming to the mind and body. Clears headaches and balances the nervous system. Aids in the regeneration of skin cells and contains excellent deodorizing properties.

Sage
Is camphoraceous, freshly herbaceous, penetrating and powerful! When used in aromatherapy, it is a purifier and detoxifier. It also has wound healing capabilities because of its high content of astringent, antiseptic, and antibiotic properties.

Other uses may include anti-inflammation, anti-microbial, oily skin types, dandruff, eczema, deodorizer, muscle aches and pains, nervous exhaustion, or stress related conditions. Sage is also used in certain type of traditional ceremonies. Caution: Sage should not be used during pregnancy or by those with high blood pressure or epilepsy.

Sandalwood
Tenaciously warm, woody, and musky in aroma. Known as the "The sacred tree of India". Soft and sensual, opening and centering. Quiets the mind and promotes peaceful meditation and inner strength. Sandalwood is known to be a noble aphrodisiac for men and women. Is quite soothing to the skin.

Other aromatherapy and skin uses may be as an antidepressant, sedative, tonic, chapped skin, moisturizer, after shave, nausea and nervous tension. Very helpful aid in meditation practices.

Sandalwood/Vetiver (blend)

We’ve combined “The Sacred Tree of India” with "The Oil of Tranquility". Strong and bold! Sandalwood’s tenaciously warm, woody, and musky aroma blended with Vetiver’s smoky earthiness.

Sinus Relief (synergy blend)

Relaxing and Uplifting Lavender & Peppermint are blended with Eucalyptus to create mental state of refreshness & sinus clarity.

Spearmint

Has a soft and sweet minty aroma. It is refreshing to the pallet and can aid in indigestion, intestinal cramps, and nausea. It is used in the food industry, herbal tea blends, and in some cosmetics.

May be used in culinary. When using any essential oil in culinary, start with one drop at a time, in order not to over-power a dish.

Sweet Orange
Sweet and citrusy. Invigorating, refreshing, and energizing. Contains antiseptic, anti-inflammatory, and digestive properties. Aromatherapy and skin uses include natural air freshener, tonic for the nervous system, oily complexions (its naturally occurring alpha-hydroxy acids make it good for the skin) water retention, massage bath, colds and flu. May be used in culinary. When using any essential oil in culinary, start with one drop at a time, in order not to over-power a dish. Caution: Some citrus oils can be photo-sensitive and should never be applied to skin just before long or direct exposure to ultraviolet light.

Tangerine
Expeller-pressed from the peel of the fruit. Contains antiseptic and astringent properties. Use in aromatherapy for depression and nervous conditions. Is high in alphahydroxy acids. May be used in culinary. When using any essential oil in culinary, start with one drop at a time, in order not to over-power a dish. Caution: Some citrus oils can be photo-sensitive and should not be applied to skin just before long or direct exposure to ultraviolet light.

Tea Tree      

Has a powerful medicinal and camphoraceous aroma. It's an extremely valuable herb with a multitude of uses. It has strong antifungal, antibiotic, antiseptic, and antiviral properties. It has been used for abscess, acne, athlete's foot, blisters, burns, rashes, dandruff, wounds, warts, cold sores, all types of skin irritations, insect bites, and itching. It's also good for migraines, sinusitis, viral and bacterial infections. Is a respiratory stimulant. Caution: This oil can be irritating and should be tested before use.

Tropical Bliss (blend)

Organic cold pressed Lime Essential Oils blended with our rich buttery Vanilla is sooo yummy, it literally takes you away to a tropical island paradise! Caution: Some citrus oils can be photo-sensitive and should not be applied to skin just before long or direct exposure to ultraviolet light.

Vanilla
Our Vanilla is of a 5th distillation and has a buttery, sweet and yummy aroma! It is a sensual aphrodisiac and can be used in a diffuser. In small quantities, it works well in skin care products. Vanilla adds great flavor to food, such as pastries, desserts and dressings. When using any essential oil in culinary, start with one drop at a time, in order to not over-power a dish.

Vetiver
Smoky, earthy, and warm, this "Oil of Tranquility" promotes stability and supports balance. Aids in the development of patience and stillness. Helps insomnia and nervousness. Contains natural antiseptic properties. Use for acne, oily skin types, muscular aches and pains, and stiffness.

Woods Spice (blend)

Has a pleasant woodsy and musk aroma with spicy accents. It's an enchanting aromatic journey that is confidence-building and uplifting!

Ylang Ylang
Exotic and sweet with a slightly spicy floral aroma. Aromatherapy and skin uses include aphrodisiac properties, help with impotence disorders, toning capabilities for oily skin types, and general skin care. Helps skin regulate production of it's own natural oils. Aids with anxiety, hypertension, and stress.