USES & BENEFITS
Has an overall uplifting effect, valuable in states of stress. Could stabilize manic-depression. Said to be euphoric and slightly hypnotic.
A lymphatic stimulant, nourishing to tissue cells. It may have an effect on obesity and water-retention and is strongly indicated in combating cellulite. It stimulates bile secretion, helping with digestion of fats. Could also be an appetite stimulant, however, said to have a cleansing effect on the kidneys and the vascular system, and could be useful in diffusing gallstones. Said to be a liver tonic. May help to relieve migraine, PMT, and uncomfortable feeling during pregnancy. Could be used to counteract effects of jetlag, and may help to restore balance after ear infections.
Has an astringent, toning effect.
Essential oils are highly concentrated plant essences. The ingestion of essential oils is not recommended without prior advice from your health care practitioner. Dilute in a carrier or base when necessary.