essemtial oil four pack

The Essential Oils First Kit

essential oils 4packThis was my very first Essential Oils (EO) kit. It has all the basic essentials (Melaleuca, Lemon, Peppermint and Lavender. These are all the EOs you need to get started on some really great recipes for health, well being and freshness. They changed, completely, the way I add aroma to my home, along with salves for skin, healing and natural sleep aid. No more plug in oils (which can cause fires), or aerosol sprays, candles which produce soot. No, I’m now using EOs to do the very same thing, yet in a much more cleaner way. I use a diffuser, or pump spray bottle to clean the air in my home and leave an all over fresh, cleaness. I’ve made several more blends which I’ll share in future posts.

I’m new to the Essential Oils world, yet learning quickly, and I’m totally convinced of their benefits to good healing, living and well-being. These oils are really are great. And the Spark Naturals Essential Oils Starter Kit is perfect, especially if you’re new to EOs or just have no idea what they’re about and don’t want to spend a lot of money on something your unsure of, well, give this kit a chance.

It includes:

Melaleuca (Tea Tree) melaleuca alternifolia – Australia
Description: The Spark Naturals Melaleuca oil is considered to be the best in the world, it comes from Australia and is extracted from the leaves and twigs by steam distillation. Melaleuca or tea tree as it is called (once a substitute for tea) is a key ingredient of soaps, creams, lotions, and disinfectants throughout the world.
Properties:  Antimicrobial, Antiseptic, Antiviral, Fungicide, Insecticide and Stimulant
Historical Uses: Melaleuca has been used for centuries to help the immune system; it acts as a stimulant and helps the body fight off disease, bacteria, infection, virus and illness.
Possible Uses:
Diffuse to help the body fight colds, sinus infections, respiratory ailments and bronchitis.
Use topically to help fight any fungal, bacterial or viral infections.
Take orally to aid the body with throat infections and to stimulate the immune system.
Blends well With: Clary Sage, Clove, Geranium, Lavender, Myrrh, Rosemary, Thyme
Melaleuca Essential Oil Application:
Can be use aromatically
Can be consumed
Can be used topically (Apply NEAT)

Lavender–Lavandula angustifolia – France
Description: One of the most popular oils available, Lavender has a invigorating aroma and is an oil with many purposes. Lavender is a small shrub like plant that grows about 3 feet tall. It has beautiful purple blue flowers and grows wild in the Mediterranean region.
Properties: Antiseptic, Analgesic, Anti-Convulsant, Anti-Depressant, Anti-Rheumatic, Anti-Spasmodic, Anti-Inflammatory, Antiviral, Bactericide, Decongestant, Diuretic, Sedative
Historical Uses: Lavender has been known to help with many issues. It is good for use on acne; sunburns, insect bites and can also act as a insect repellent. Lavender can be used aromatically and has a calming effect to help calm nerves, relieve depression, tension or headaches. It is also great for throat and mouth problems like halitosis, throat infections or whooping cough.
Possible Uses:
Use aromatically to calm nerves, alleviate allergies, anorexia, dizziness and insomnia.
Use topically to help burns, sunburns, and itching of insect bites.
Mix with massage oil or bath water for pains anxiety or depression.
Dilute in liquid or place a few drops in a gelatin capsule and consume to help with stomach pain, indigestion or heartburn.
Blends well With:  Citrus Oils, Clary Sage, Geranium, Roman Chamomile, Eucalyptus, Peppermint , Melaleuca or Ylang Ylang
Lavender Essential Oil Application:
Can be use Aromatically
Can be consumed
Can be used topically (Apply NEAT)

Lemon – Citrus limon – Italy
Description: The most popular citrus oil, Lemon has been used for its flavor, smell and antibacterial properties in cleaners and household products for years. The Spark Naturals Lemon oil is cold pressed and comes from Italy.
Properties: Anti Anemic, Anti-Bacterial, Anti-Microbial, Anti-Rheumatic, Antiseptic, Carminative, Diaphoretic, Diuretic, Insecticidal
Historical Uses: Lemon oil has been used to fight infections, soothe headaches and migraines, improve muscle problems and helps the digestive system. Lemon oil has also been used extensively for its smell, Antibacterial and Antimicrobial properties in cleaning solutions.
Possible Uses:
Use aromatically to cleanse the air, and provide a great mood-enhancing environment.
Use topically to clear congested or oily skin and help treat cuts or minor wounds.
Place a few drops on a wet sponge and wipe down counters or surfaces in your home.
Gargle with warm water to clean mouth and aid with cold sores
Blends well With:  Citrus Oils, Clary Sage, Geranium, Roman Chamomile, Eucalyptus, Peppermint, Melaleuca or Ylang Ylang
Lemon Essential Oil Application:
(Lemon Oil is photo-toxic meaning it reacts to sunlight; avoid sun or UV rays after topical use for at least 6 hours)
Can be use Aromatically
Can be consumed
Can be used topically (Apply NEAT)

Peppermint– Mentha Piperita – United States
Description: Peppermint Essential oil is used to help with many things such as liver, digestive and respiratory problems along with irritable bowel syndrome. It also stimulates the mind and increases mental accuracy.
Properties:  Analgesic, Anesthetic, Antiseptic, Anti-galactagogue, Antispasmodic, Astringent, Carminative, Cordial, Decongestant, Stimulant and Vasoconstrictor
Historical Uses: Peppermint has been very effective as a digestive stimulant, it has also has been used to disinfect and treat respiratory ailments. In more recent years studies have shown peppermint to aid in improvement of taste & smell when inhaled and to create a sense of fullness after meals.
Possible Uses:
Rub a few drops of peppermint to temples to relieve tension.
Dilute 2 drops of peppermint in 4 oz of water to aid in digestion.
Apply (dilute) drops on abdomen to help with stomach discomfort.
Diffuse to help with decongestant and to improve taste and smell.
Blends well With: Eucalyptus, Lavender, Lemongrass, Marjoram, Rosemary and Melaleuca
Peppermint Essential Oil Application:
Can be use aromatically
Can be consumed
Can be used topically (Dilute for young or sensitive skin)

So give it a try. Once I started diffusing these oils, I decided right then and there to never go back to the artificial scented sprays, candles, plug-ins again! Oils are diffused wonderfully fresh and clean.

As always, receive a 10% discount using code “Flamingo91” when ordering from Spark Naturals. 

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