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Flower Essences

Flower Essence Properties

FIVE FLOWER FORMULA: Restores balance and calm. Restores equilibrium and relieves fear.

ANGELICA: Spiritual safety net and reminder of angelic connections and multi-dimensional self.

ASPEN: Calms and harmonizes psychic awareness. Restores appropriate filters for oversensitivity.

BABY BLUE EYES: Restores basic sense of security and protection, by developing trust in spiritual world as a source of sustenance. Especially helpful where childhood trauma undermined basic sense of identity and implied material world was an unsafe place. Helps heal internalized critical childhood experiences and move one’s Self-perception from “imperfect” allowing restoration of proper spiritual identity and Will. This releases tension (often held in the lower abdomen, shoulders and upper back) and allows one to see the linear world and others with purpose. Helpful for anyone with a “spare tire.”

BORAGE: Restores optimism and enthusiasm. All-purpose heart balm and toner; encouraging, up-lifting.

CALENDULA: Balances communication polarities; develops enhanced listening, both within and without. Minimizes defensiveness in conversation; promotes understanding and compassion. Soothes misunderstandings.

CALIFORNIA POPPY: Stabilizes authentic heart Light. Supports self-realization.

CHAMOMILE: Mood stabilizer restoring serenity. Releases tension in the stomach area and confusion around Self-identity.

CORN: Helps with grounding; stabilizes spiritual forces through the body.

COSMOS: Mental overwhelm; coherent thinking and restored communication patterns.

DANDELION: Release tension in the body’s muscle tissues.

DEERBRUSH: Grants clarity of purpose and harmonizes inner being with outer action. Encourages self-reflection and self-honesty to restore energy field integrity and inner peace. Promotes authentic self-awareness that leads to a transparent personality whose Presence reveals the innate Light of Divinity contained in all Life.

DOGWOOD: Restores physical and etheric harmony leading to flexible responses while softening the harshness of Reality. Stress-relieving.

HOUND’S TONGUE: Restores a wholistic viewpoint. Balances intellect with intelligence; releases nervous tension.

IRIS: Restores harmony between the personal and nature kingdoms of the material world. Reveals the vibrant and living element flowing throughout the mundane world; thus, restores balanced perspective.

LAVENDER: Soothing and moderating, especially helpful to head, neck and shoulder tension. Restores healthy body awareness to minimize future stress conditions.

LOTUS: Harmonizes and integrates higher awareness. Rebalances and redirects energy currents.

ROSEMARY: Restores feelings of security. Restores interconnectedness between various consciousness facets including memory and the rational mind.

SAINT JOHN’S WORT: Restores energy field integrity. provides a sense of protection and illumination without oversensitivity to unseen forces.

SELF-HEAL: Restores Self-confidence and Self-faith. Enables the inner healer and
supports Self-insight.

STAR OF BETHLEHEM: Soothing, healing quality. Address unresolved past traumas as well as
current disruptions. Restores life force flow to traumatized consciousness areas to reharmonize energy currents and vitality.

STAR TULIP: Promotes intuition. Reminder of higher dimensions and guidance.

SUNFLOWER: Heals relationship with the masculine; reveals the inner Light of the Soul. Uplifting and encouraging; unseen support for daily living.

WALNUT: Helpful for all transitions, large or small.

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Essential Oils

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AMBER ESSENTIAL OIL & RESIN: Emotion balancer, grounding, calming; strength of the earth.

BASIL: Spicy-sweet aroma with a licorice-like undertone. Strengthens the mind, heart and immune system. Improves memory and alertness.

BAY RUM: Strong, spicy-sweet aroma. Stimulates circulation & releases muscle tension.

BERGAMOT: Sweet, citrus scent. Uplifting, relaxing. Antiseptic and combats acne, eczema and psoriasis.

BLACK PEPPER: Aphrodisiac, enhances self-confidence & balances emotions with its somewhat woodsy aroma. Increases assertiveness and alertness. Anti-bacterial and anti-viral. Warm and comforting.

CEDARWOOD (Himalayan): Calming, nervous tension, anxiety, meditation, focusing, stress, fear, anger, grounding. Shifts viewpoint from problems to challenges, provides strength during difficult times. Helps heal skin rashes and clear blemishes.

CINNAMON: Warm, rich, spicy aroma. Uplifting, calming & inspiring. Highly potent anti-microbial and anti-viral properties.

CYPRESS: Skin toner, restorative, tonic. Irritability, calming, restlessness, anger. Increases objectivity and mental clarity. Supportive during transitions and change.

EUCALYPTUS: Antiviral,antibacterial, antifungal, increases circulation. Stimulating and refreshing; increases alertness, clears the mind, improves concentration and intellectual capacity. Reduces excessive oiliness; eases respiratory congestion, muscular aches and pains; relieves past traumas.

FIR: Antiseptic, tonic. Elevating, strengthening and energetically invigorating. Fresh, relaxing.

FRANKINCENSE: Rejuvenates skin, nourishing, balances oil, anti-inflammatory, relaxing, uplifting.

GERANIUM: Rosy, sweet fragrance. Balances the skin’s oil so good for oily or dry skin. Relaxing and soothing.

GINGERGRASS: Earthy fragrance with threads of ginger, lemon and a woody undertone. Uplifting, aphrodisiac. Stress reducer, clears sinuses.

LAVENDER: Antidepressant, sedative, nervous tension, balances emotions, irritability, insomnia, stress, hysteria. Clears thinking and promotes well-being. Soothes the skin and balances oil production. Helps heal blemishes, cuts, scratches and scrapes, and stimulates circulation; reduces inflammation associated with acne and other skin injuries such as sunburn.

LEMONGRASS: Good for sagging skin; antiseptic, antidepressant, anti-inflammatory; revitalizing, uplifting. Excellent for oily skin and hair. Nervous exhaustion, improves concentration, encourages change and personal growth; enhances psychic perceptions.

LEMON: Fresh, uplifting aroma. Anti-fungal, anti-septic and insecticidal. Stimulates immune system and clears respiratory system. Balances sebum (skin’s oil) and strengthens blood vessels and connective tissue.

LIME: Fresh, sweet aroma. Antiseptic and cleansing. Strengthens and clears respiratory system. Strengthens the nervous system.

LITSEA CUBEBA: Refreshing,uplifting and stimulating. Antiseptic and may aid tissue toning and reduction of cellulite. Cleansing and deodorizing; sedative. Good for acne, dermatitis, greasy skin as well as nervous tension.

MARJORAM: Relaxing, warming, comforting, mental exhaustion, anxiety, insomnia, relieves muscular tension especially in facial muscles, restlessness, grief, stress, obsession. Promotes collagen production, discourages dry skin.

MELISSA (also known as “Lemon Balm”): Relaxing, uplifting, good for nerves, insect bites, and anxiety.

MYRRH: Warm, rich balsamic aroma with a relaxing, uplifting, calming effect on the senses. Anti-microbial, anti-inflammatory, anti-septic & promotes healing.

PALMAROSA: Reduces tension and stress; calm and uplifting to emotions; raises self-esteem. Thought clarifying. Normalizes oily skin and replenishes moisture in dry skin. May help fade old acne scars; stimulates skin cell regeneration.

PATCHOULI: Antidepressant, aphrodisiac, deodorant. Anxiety, nervous exhaustion, stress-related conditions, confusion, lethargy. Curbs appetite and encourages skin regeneration. Heals chapped and cracked skin. Grounding and balancing.

PINE: Fatigue, nervous exhaustion, stress, regenerating; revitalizing, and refreshing.

PEPPERMINT: Anti-inflammatory, anti-itch. Refreshing and uplifting. Clears sinuses and improves concentration.

PETITGRAIN: Green scent with a hint of citrus. Calms anxiety and panic; anti-depressant activity. Relaxing.

ROSEWOOD: Calms and relaxes; relieves anxiety and stress; anti- depressant. Encourages self-acceptance. Stimulates new cell growth, regenerates tissue and minimizes lines and wrinkles. Soothes sensitive or inflamed skin; clears blemishes and improves acne; over time, may improve scars.

SWEET ORANGE: Calming to emotions; relaxing with anti- depressant, antiseptic and aphrodisiac properties.

TANGERINE: Antiseptic, fights acne, unclogs pores.

TEA TREE: Antibiotic, anti-fungal, antiviral. Cleanses, disinfects; relieves itching, redness and scaling. Restores energy lost to everyday stress; calming and centering. Releases trauma from the abdomen.

VANILLA: One of the most popular and well-known fragrances of all time. Relaxing, aphrodisiac, and uplifting.

YLANG-YLANG: Relaxing, aphrodisiac, insomnia, depression, nervous tension, anxiety, panic, fear, anger, repetitive thoughts, shock. Encourages feelings of well-being. Heart Chakra.

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Vegetable Oils & Butters

ALOE VERA: Well known for its skin-healing and moisturizing attributes.

APRICOT KERNEL OIL: Light, rich oil excellent for delicate, sensitive, dry or inflamed skin. Moisturizing, high in Vitamins A & B.  Regenerates skin cells. 

AVOCADO OIL: High in Vitamins A, B, D and E with protein and essential fatty acids. Good for skin challenges and mature skin; nourishing and moisturizing.

AVOCADO BUTTER: Rich and creamy with similar nutrients to avocado oil.

BLACK CURRANT OIL: A rich source of gamma linolenic acid (GLA) essential to healthy skin and other body functions.

BORAGE OIL: Contains 24% GLA important for skin health and other body functions.

CASTOR OIL: Humectant (attracts moisture), skin softener. May benefit lacerations and psoriasis.

COCOA BUTTER: Edible portion of the cacao bean. Rich in anti-oxidants.

CRANBERRY OIL: 1:1 ratio of omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids. High tocopherols, superior moisturizer.(Skin Salve)

EVENING PRIMROSE OIL: Rich source of GLA (essential fatty acid), vital to skin health and healing. Thus, useful with such conditions as eczema, psoriasis and allergic skin reactions.

GRAPESEED OIL: High in Vitamin E; rich in minerals, antioxidants; natural chlorophyll. Tightens and tones skin. 

HAZELNUT OIL: Rapid penetration; high in essential fatty acids, slightly astringent so good for oily skin.

HEMP OIL: High in essential fatty acids and vitamin E. Moisturizes, revives and repairs skin cell damage; absorbs quickly.

JOJOBA OIL: Ideal for all skin types since it closely resembles the skin’s own natural sebum. Excellent moisturizer for all skin types. Anti-inflammatory, conditioning; excellent for mature skin and wrinkles. 

MACADAMIA NUT OIL: Contains antioxidants that prevent deterioration of cell membranes; hydrating and gentle. Helpful for wound healing and skin damage; easily absorbed, emollient. 

MANGO BUTTER: Rich in moisturizing properties; readily absorbed.

OLIVE BUTTER: Very rich in emollient properties. From olive oil. 

OLIVE OIL: Skin conditioner with emollient properties; adds mildness. Excellent for inflamed or dry skin as it provides anti-wrinkle and wound healing benefits.

PEACH KERNEL OIL: Similar to Apricot Kernel oil.

PUMPKIN SEED OIL: Rich in many nutrients including zinc and vitamin E; high in essential fatty acids.

RASPBERRY OIL: High in natural tocopherols and essential fatty acids; anti-inflammatory.

RICE BRAN OIL: Rich in Vitamin E; similar to wheatgerm oil. Contains essential fatty acids and antioxidants which promote overall good health. Very gentle oil; excellent moisturizer. 

ROSE HIP SEED OIL: High omega fatty acids; recommended for dry or damaged skin.

SHEA BUTTER: Exceptionally moisturizing and gentle; creamy feel. High in Vitamin E; softens, protects and encourages healing.

SUNFLOWER OIL: Rich in lecithin and Vitamins A, C, D, and E with linoleic acid. Protective effect with wound healing properties.

SWEET ALMOND OIL: Rich in protein, softens and lubricates. Contains various vitamins and minerals; very mild and good for dry, itchy skin as well as overall conditioning.

WALNUT OIL: Excellent emollient quality with good moisturizing, anti-aging and regenerative properties. Useful against fungal infections; reputed to benefit eczema, herpes, psoriasis. Used in anti-wrinkle products and creams for dry, normal and mature skin. Helps balance nervous system.

WHEATGERM OIL: High in Vitamins A, D, and extremely high in Vitamin E with natural antioxidants. Strengthens capillaries and regenerates skin cells acting as a healing agent for dry, cracked skin and scars, burns, stretch marks.