(continued from 20 Essential Oils for Purifying the Air – Part 1)
This is the second part of an article about 20 essential oils for purifying the air. Here is the second set of 10 oils:
Hyssop as a source of essential oil has a long history. It provides a strong and sweet scent that can blend well with other oils. It will spread around a room very well.
Juniper berry has a woody and fruity smell that goes well with citrus oils. It is often used for adding a masculine feel to aftershaves and colognes. It is also used for detoxing the body when it is used as massage oil.
Lavandin is the product of cross-pollination between true lavender and spike lavender. Lavandin is used in giving a fresh scent to detergents and other products. It is also used for chest rubs. It also has a gentle purifying effect.
Lemongrass has long been used in India for several purposes. It is commonly used now as an astringent for skin care solutions.
Like other essential oils that come from fruits, lime essential oil comes from peelings. It can be combined with eucalyptus for a solution that can purify the air.
Myrtle has a penetrating scent that is also sweet. It is often used for skin care solutions in order to enlarge pores and to alleviate problems with oily skin. Myrtle can also be used in order to cleanse emotions and relax.
Oregano is highly active and its use should be limited. It should not be used for skin treatments, but it is ideal for purifying solutions. Other oils can be added to it to make it sweet.
The experience of smelling peppermint essential oil have been compared to that of a sweet breeze. At first it is cooling then later on it can be warming and comforting. Peppermint oil, when used to purify air, can awaken the senses.
Pine has a woody aroma that strongly suggests of evergreens. It is often used as deodorizer for many homes. Pine oil is also invigorating, making it ideal for air purification solutions.
Sage can be a source of a potent oil that should be used with caution. It is ideal when combined with lavandin for a purifying solution.
Summary: 20 Essential Oils for Purifying the Air (Part 2)
These are just some of the essential oils that you can use to purify the air inside your home and sat the same time create an atmosphere that is conducive to stress reduction as well.