Thank the Egyptians and the Greeks for bringing in the use of essential oils which still contribute significantly to the everyday day health science mechanism.

‘Quintessential’ is what describes best the use of essential oils. I am sure about the fact that after reading this article you will be making a run to your departmental store to bag all these tiny bottles of essential oils. After all, if you have a first aid box at your home, you should also and always have a box full of essential oils to shape your life healthy!


Often regarded as the queen of essential oils, it is known for its working as an antidepressant. Using this for reducing your stress is the best thing you can do after a hectic day at work.


Be it be acne, skin rashes, insect bites, burns etc.  this one essential oil serves you with everything you need to resolve. Lavender essential oil is sure to keep in your abode!


“A medicine cabinet in a bottle”, is what accurately explains the use of tea tree essential oil. They can be used for nearly all common ailments. So, not even doubting that this becomes your favourite essential oil.


This essential oil is a toolbox for a homemaker. If you don’t believe it, try it yourself by mixing a few drops to olive oil and use it as a furniture polish. further more, it can be also used as a floor cleaner, detergent, spray cleaners, and well, the list goes on.


It is often used with a carrier oil for treating stomach upsets. So the next time you have that last slice of pizza even when your stomach was yelling not to, treat yourself with a peppermint essential oil massage with a carrier oil.


The scent of this oil is all heaven when you are suffering from a bad flu. Apart from treating your sneezes, this oil also helps in treating asthma attacks by using a salve made out of it.


This is the dentist at your house only if you have a bottle of it. It treats your toothaches, gum sores and all that came from having those sweet savouries and not brushing your teeth, haha.


Mainly used as a skin oil for healing boils, dry skin, eczema, dermatitis, bee and wasp stings, cuts, nearly all your skin ailments. This one is surely good to keep while traveling.


Some people use this oil to treat a migraine headache. But, it is also a great disinfectant and a good skin care oil. It has also got other homecare uses.


Out of deodorants? No worries, essential oils are here to your rescue. Add a drop of grapefruit essential oil to baking soda and water, and then apply it by using cotton balls. Your instant deodorants are good to go.


Anti-inflammatory, anti-fungal, antimicrobial, antiseptic properties and the list goes on to prove to you that how good is this essential oil for home and self- use.

NOTE: pregnant ladies should avoid using this oil and this oil should never be used without diluting.


Neroli has significant uses in reducing stress and is also significantly used to relieve menopause issues by reducing blood pressure.


All the beautiful ladies out there here is your solution to wrinkle-free skin. Just two drops of geranium essential oil to your daily lotion and you are gifted with tight facial skin.


Clary sage is used as an antidepressant and an anti-inflammatory product. It improves digestion and circulation.


Cypress as an essential oil has the power to stop the excess of blood flow and therefore is regarded beneficial for blood clotting. Also not to forget its diuretic property, it helps to flush toxins out of the body.

You can always find one yourself according to your ailment. They are known as “Essential Oils” for a reason.