Buy herbs online now www.indigo-herbs.co.uk www.indigo-herbs.co.uk
Home  Site Map   Terms & Conds  About Us Contact Us View Basket  Checkout 

Shopping Basket
Items:
Value:

Oils - Creams - Gels - Aromatherapy A - Z

Online Catalogue |  Oils - Creams - Gels - Aromatherapy A - Z

Essential Oils
Essential Oils HomeCarrier OilsAromatherapy Products
Evening Primrose Oil - Aromatherapy Oil

Evening Primrose Oil - Aromatherapy Oil

Latin name:
Oenothera biennis

This light and clear botanical oil is good for all skin types. It has a history of treating dry and ageing skin. It can be taken internally as a daily source of omega oils and it is traditionally used for balancing female hormones and often taken by women during PMT and the menopause.

BLENDS WELL WITH:

Essential oils and other carrier oils.

Evening primrose oil Preparations:
Evening primrose oil

Evening primrose oil Traditional recommended daily amount:
Use about 10% Evening primrose oil to 90% of a lighter carrier oil such as Wheatgerm, Sweet Almond or Grapeseed oil.
Take 1-2 teaspoons daily.

Contraindications of Evening primrose oil: None Known.


Essential Oil Dosage Chart
How to use Essential Oils

Evening Primrose Pure Oil 100ml

Organic Certification


Evening Primrose Pure Oil 100ml


Evening Primrose Pure Oil 100ml
100% pure Evening Primrose oil
Evening Primrose oil Source: China
Evening Primrose oil Production method: Made from Oenothera biennis by the method of cold pressing and extraction. This oil is of food grade standard and can be consumed safely as well as used topically on the skin.

Grapeseed Oil - Aromatherapy Oil

Grapeseed Oil - Aromatherapy Oil

Latin name:
Vitis vinifera

This pale green skin soothing botanical oil is made from the seeds of grapes. It makes a light carrier oil for use in massage or skincare, and it is suitable for all skin types.

BLENDS WELL WITH:
All carrier oils and essential oils

Grapeseed oil Preparations: Grapeseed oil

Grapeseed oil Traditional recommended daily amount:
30ml of carrier oil is enough for a full body massage. Use as required for skin care.

Contraindications of Grapeseed oil:
None Known.

Essential Oil Dosage Chart
How to use Essential Oils

Grapeseed Pure Oil 100ml

Organic Certification


Grapeseed Pure Oil 100ml


Grapeseed Pure Oil 100ml
100% pure Grapeseed oil
Grapeseed oil Source: France / Spain
Grapeseed oil Production method: Extracted from Vitis vinifera by the method of cold expression. This is a base oil for blending with essential oils and using on the skin.
Marigold / Calendula officinalis

Marigold / Calendula officinalis

Latin name:
Calendula officinalis

This beautiful radiant orange yellow botanical oil has many uses. Calendula or Marigold oil as it is sometimes called is a macerated oil. This means that the plant matter is infused in a base oil, then removed, leaving the active phytochemicals of the plant in the base oil. It is traditionally used as a skin healer treating damaged sore and chapped skin.

The flowers make an excellent tea which is soothing and anti-fungal.

BLENDS WELL WITH:

Carrier oil:
Other carrier oils and essential oils.

Flowers:
Peppermint, Lemon Verbena, Pau D'arco & Chamomile.

Calendula / Marigold oil Preparations: Calendula / Marigold oil, Calendula / Marigold flowers for tea, Calendula / Marigold tincture.

Calendula / Marigold oil Traditional recommended daily amount:
Use 10% Calendula oil to a 90% ratio of a lighter carrier oil such as Sweet Almond, Grapeseed or Wheatgerm oil. Use 30ml of this blend for a full body massage. It can be applied directly to a troubled skin area.

To make Calendula tea:
1 teaspoon of flowers to 1 cup of hot water.

Contraindications of Calendula / Marigold oil : None Known.

See Using the herbs at the bottom of this page.

Marigold / Calendula officinalis Macerated Herbal Infused Oil 100ml

Organic Certification


Marigold / Calendula officinalis Macerated Herbal Infused Oil 100ml


Marigold / Calendula officinalis Macerated Herbal Infused Oil 100ml
Calendula / Marigold oil Source: China
Calendula / Marigold oil Production method: Made from Calendula officinalis by the method of maceration or infusion.
7.99(9.51)

Quantity:  


People who bought this item also bought:

1. Chamomile Flowers 50 grams Dried Herbal Loose Tea
2. Ashwagandha Tincture 100ml
3. Organic Spirulina Powder 500 grams

Almonds / Almond Oil / Almonds whole / Almonds Ground

Almonds / Almond Oil / Almonds whole / Almonds Ground

Latin name: Prunes Dulcis

Almonds are a rich source of nutrients, and have been used for beauty and health for 1000s of years.

Whole Almond Preparations: Organic whole Almonds, Organic ground Almonds, 100% pure Sweet Almond oil.

Whole Almond Traditional recommended daily amount: There is no upper dosage for Almonds as they are mild enough to be consumed liberally, however a handful of Almonds are day is known to be a healthy dose. Daily serving size 145g.

Sweet Almond oil can be used for skin care and as a massage carrier oil, use approximately 30ml for a full body massage.

Sweet Almond oil can also be used in food preparation.

Contraindications of Whole Almond : None known, however not to be consumed by those with a nut allergy.

Sweet Almond Pure Herbal Oil 100ml

Organic Certification


Sweet Almond Pure Herbal Oil 100ml


Sweet Almond Pure Herbal Oil 100ml
100% pure Sweet Almond oil
Sweet Almond oil Source: France.
Sweet Almond oil Production method: Whole Almonds are cold pressed to release their oil, they are then refined and filtered.
This oil can be used in skin care and as a carrier oil. It is also of food grade quality and can be used in cakes, and salad dressings.

Peach Kernel Oil - Aromatherapy Oil

Peach Kernel Oil - Aromatherapy Oil

Latin name:
Prunus persica

This Light fine botanical oil is similar to Almond oil. Peach kernel suits all skin types however it is particularly good for mature, dry, sensitive skin. It is excellent for use on baby and infant skin.

BLENDS WELL WITH:
Almond oil, with Peach kernel in a smaller ratio as it is more costly. Can be blended with all essential oils.

Peach kernel oil Preparations:
Peach kernel oil

Peach kernel oil Traditional recommended daily amount:
Use 30ml of carrier oil for a full body massage, use as required in skin care.

Contraindications of Peach kernel oil :
None Known.


Essential Oil Dosage Chart
How to use Essential Oils

Peach Kernel Oil Pure Oil 100ml

Organic Certification


Peach Kernel Oil Pure Oil 100ml


Peach Kernel Oil Pure Oil 100ml
100% pure Peach Kernel oil
Peach Kernel oil Source: Spain.
Peach Kernel oil Production method: Cold pressed & extracted from Prunus persica.
7.99(9.51)


Quantity:  


People who bought this item also bought:

1. Organic Spirulina Powder 200 grams
2. Sweet Almond Pure Herbal Oil 100ml
3. Organic Chlorella Powder 200 grams

Wheatgerm Oil - Aromatherapy Oil

Wheatgerm Oil - Aromatherapy Oil

Latin name:
Triticum sativum

Wheatgerm oil is traditionally used to nourish the skin, it is a deep orange colour and known to be rich in Vitamin E.

Wheatgerm oil Preparations: Wheatgerm oil.

Wheatgerm oil recommended amount:
30ml carrier oil is recommended for full body massage.

Contraindications of Wheatgerm oil : Not to be used by those who have a wheat allergy.


Essential Oil Dosage Chart
How to use Essential Oils

Wheatgerm Pure Oil 100ml

Organic Certification


Wheatgerm Pure Oil 100ml


Wheatgerm Pure Oil 100ml
100% pure Wheatgerm oil
Wheatgerm oil Source: The Netherlands
Wheatgerm oil Production method: Refined and Solvent extracted from Triticum sativumis for topical use only.


Online Catalogue |  Oils - Creams - Gels - Aromatherapy A - Z