This therapeutic grade 100% essential oil blend focuses on the lungs and lymphatic system. Clearing congestion in the head, sinus and respiratory system, it is fabulous for relieving symptoms of colds, flu and blockage in the lymphatic system. Its antibacterial and anti-fungal properties help to control unwanted fungus and parasites in the body. This Kapha balancing blend has a very uplifting mental action, bringing clarity and sharpness, as it increases circulation to the brain and removes fogginess.
Kapha Blend: Detoxifying Invigoration Ayurvedic Essential Oil
KEY INGREDIENTS & BENEFITS
Cajeput: Antiseptic (kills bacteria and fungus), expectorant (removes mucous and blockage from the lungs) ; great for treating colds, throat diseases, and bronchitis.
Camphor: Bronchodilator and expectorant - treating bronchitis, asthma, and whooping cough; decongestant - restoring proper flow and detoxification through the lymphatic system
Rosemary: Circulatory Stimulant - improves circulation throughout the whole body and particularly circulation to the brain and head; Cholagogue - detoxifies and purifies the liver and gallbladder; Alterative - purifies the liver and the blood; Antiseptic, and mental stimulant.
AYURVEDIC DOSHA EFFECT
Pacifies Kapha with its heating, drying and light qualities. Be aware that through its heating nature it can aggravate pitta in excess, especially if used for regular massage. Unlikely to aggravate Vata even if used long term. By reducing and removing excess JALA (water) and PRITHVI (earth) energies it clears the cause of congestion in the head, sinus and respiratory system.
Intended Actions Based on Known Therapeutic Actions of Individual Ingredients
Antiseptic, antifungal, antidepressant, expectorant, analgesic, decongestant (to relieve nasal congestion in the upper respiratory tract), bronchodilator (widening the bronchi), cephalic (relating to the head).
MAY HELP WITH
Sadness, asthma, poor clarity of mind, colds, cough, sinus congestion and sinus headaches, rheumatism (kapha/fluid type), gout, gingivitis, poor memory, mucous, fungus, lost appetite, depression (kapha/sadness type), urinary tract infection, pains, and bronchitis.
HOW TO USE
Aroma Diffuser: 2-5 drops in water in a tea light candle essential oil burner or an electric diffuser. This also works to prevent moulds in your home.
Massage Oil: 75-125 drops in 100ml of vegetable oil = 3-5% E.O.
Warm Compress: 5-10 drops in about a quart of hot water. Soak a small cloth, ring the water out, place on area of complaint, and cover with a hot pack or water bottle.
Steam Bath (best for lung infections and respiratory detox): 2-7 drops in a bowl of steaming hot water, cover your head with a towel and inhale the steam for 3-5 minutes.
Spiritual Beauty Oil: 75 drops in 30ml of jojoba oil. Place one drop on the wrists and temples during prayer or for perfume throughout the day. This is also a great technique for continued memory and concentration.
Ocimum Basilicum (Basil) Oil*, Citrus Aurantium var. Bergamia (Bergamot) Oil*, Melaleuca Leucadendra (Cajeput) Oil, Cinnamomum Camphora (Camphor) Oil, Zingiber Officinale (Ginger) Oil, Rosmarinus Officinalis (Rosemary) Oil*.
*Certified organic ingredient. Certified by Australian Certified Organic (ACO) and/or United States Department of Agriculture (USDA).