Essential Oils Uses

Below is a list of essential oils and their uses. You can buy all the oils in the list in our essential oils department.


For more essential oils uses click the individual essential oil and you will find more essential oils uses particular for that oil.


Essential Oil Essential Oils Uses
Basil Essential Oil Mental fatigue, migraines, antidepressant
Bay Laurel Essential Oil Relaxing, colds, tonsillitis
Benzoin Essential Oil Acne, arthritis, scar tissue, circulation
Bergamot Essential Oil Refreshing, uplifting, digestive aid
Black Pepper Essential Oil Energising & warming, stimulating & strengthening; aphrodisiac
Cajeput Essential Oil Muscular aches, respiratory infections
Cardamom Essential Oil Digestive aid, easing nausea, heartburn and flatulence
Carrot Seed Essential Oil Ageing skin, eczema, dermatitis, anti septic
Cedarwood Essential Oil Relaxing, promotes harmony, good for skin& hair care for men
Chamomile Essential Oil Relaxing & soothing, anti-inflammatory, aids healthy skin & hormone balance
Cinnamon Essential Oil Cleansing, healthy digestion, muscular warming
Citronella Essential Oil Deodorant, insect repellent, uplifting
Clary Sage Essential Oil Enhancing; supports balance, great skin tonic
Clove Essential Oil Encouraging, analgesic (for toothache & gums), antimicrobial
Coriander Essential Oil Stimulates and aids digestion, rheumatic pains
Cypress Essential Oil Warm & energising, healthy circulation of skin & body
Eucalyptus Essential Oil Muscular pain; antiviral, antibacterial & anti-inflammatory
Fennel Essential Oil Circulation & fluid expulsion in body tissue works for natural detox
Frankincense Essential Oil Calming & uplifting, stress relief, tones mature skin
Geranium Essential Oil Nervous system, regulates hormonal imbalance; aids healthy skin
Ginger Essential Oil Natural energy, digestion, morning sickness in pregnancy
Grapefruit Essential Oil Detoxifying, effective against cellulitis, uplifting
Helichrysum Essential Oil Relieving headaches, bronchitis, migraines, asthma
Jasmine Essential Oil Antidepressant; complements intimacy, sensual perfume
Juniper Berry Essential Oil Supports cleansing, detox & joints mobility, may assists digestion
Lavender Essential Oil Multi-purpose oil for pain, headaches & stress, gentle for direct skin application
Lemon Essential Oil Uplifting, clear thinking; aids healthy circulation; anti-germ property
Lemongrass Essential Oil Uplifting & restorative, cleansing & deodorising; insect repellent
Lime Essential Oil Uplifting, stimulating, detoxifying, oily skin
Mandarin Essential Oil Uplifting; supports skin balance & rejuvenation, safe during pregnancy
Manuka Essential Oil Anti septic, scratches, scrapes, boils
Marjoram Essential Oil Warming & calming, when blended with lavender, comforting
May Chang Essential Oil Anti-inflammatory, calming, antimicrobial effects
Neroli Essential Oil Restorative to body, mind & skin, aids sensitive skin
Nutmeg Essential Oil Stimulate heart & circulation,
Oregano Essential Oil Typhoid, urinary tract and colon infections
Palmarosa Essential Oil Gently stimulating, balancing, uplifting, good for skincare
Patchouli Essential Oil Regenerates skin cells, tones the skin, antidepressant, aphrodisiac
Peppermint Essential Oil Refreshing & stimulating; clears congestion & headaches, freshens breath
Petitgrain Essential Oil Refreshing, calming, antidepressant
Pine Essential Oil Cleansing & clearing, natural respiration
Ravensara Essential Oil Nerve tonic, antiviral, energizer, anticatarrhal, antibacterial
Rose Essential Oil Asthma, coughs, congestion, fever, reduce inflammation
Rose Geranium Essential Oil Dysentery, inflammation, detoxifying
Rosemary Essential Oil Uplifting, anti-fatigue, aids digestion, promotes circulation
Rosewood Essential Oil Balancing skin, antidepressant
Sandalwood Essential Oil Calming, reduces tension; soothing skin
Spearmint Essential Oil Uplifting & refreshing, travel sickness
Spikenard Essential Oil Antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, antipyretic, antifungal
Sweet Orange Essential Oil Warm & positive balance, cleansing & toning properties
Tea Tree Essential Oil Antiseptic, anti-inflammatory, analgesic
Thyme Essential Oil Respiratory infections, circulation
Vetiver Essential Oil Nervousness, insomnia, muscle & joint pain
Ylang Ylang Essential Oil Aphrodisiac; antidepressant, restorative