Ingredients

Organic Australian Lemon Scented Eucalyptus Oil

lemon-scented-eucalyptus-oil-queen-bee-secretsLemon Scented Eucalyptus oil – Eucalyptus citriodora
(There are over 700 species of Eucalypt trees)

Lemon Scented Eucalyptus has a strong fresh citronella like odour with a sweet balsamic undertone.

Lemon Scented Eucalyptus oil appears to have bacteriostatic activity towards Staphylococcus aureus. It is an analgesic, anti bacterial and anti inflammatory. It is effective in treatment of infection, insect bites  and may assist indolent wounds and ulcers.

A very effective essential oil held in esteem all over the world for insect  bites, wounds and more.

Excerpts from The complete guide to Aromatherapy by World renowned Aromatherapist, Salvatorer Battaglia.

Organic Patchoulli Essential Oil

patchouli-queen-bee-secretsPatchoulli – Pogostemon patchouli. Patchoulli essential oil is fermented from dried leaves and steam distilled.

Patchoulli is used as a tissue regenerator helping stimulate regrowth of skin cells and assisting scar tissue. Patchoulli assists healing rough cracked skin, sores, acne and even scalp disorders. It has a soothing effect and relieves redness which may be caused by broken capilliaries.

The properties of Patchoulli are many including antiphlogistic, astringent, cicatrisant, cytophylatic . It is a tonic and diuretic.

Patchoulli is a wondering essential oil for clearing skin and helping to create even skin tone.

Excerpts from The complete guide to Aromatherapy by World renowned Aromatherapist, Salvatorer Battaglia. 

Organic Peppermint Essential Oil

peppermint-essential-oil-queenbee-secretsPeppermint – Mentha Piperita

Peppermint has long been used for centuries in various lineaments for relief of muscle pain , lumbago, bruises , joint pain and even insect bites. The local anaesthetic action of Peppermint oil is quite strong.

Excellent in relieving headache and nausea associated with pain. Peppermint is Analgesic, anaesthetic, antispasmodic and calmative to name but a few of the effects associated with this wonderful oil.

 

Excerpts from The complete guide to Aromatherapy by World renowned Aromatherapist, Salvatorer Battaglia. 

Organic Rose Essential Oil

rose-essential-oil-queen-bee-secretsRose – Rose Centifolia
(The beauty of the rose bush has long been held in high esteem)

Rose essential oil is obtained from rose petals only. Rose essential oil has excellent emollient and hydrating properties which accompanied by stimulating and antiseptic qualities, makes it ideal for all skin types. It is helpful in the treatment of broken capillaries, redness and inflammation of the skin associated with rosacea.

Properties of Rose include antiviral, astringent, bactericidal, antiseptic to name a few.

Excerpts from The complete guide to Aromatherapy by World renowned Aromatherapist, Salvatorer Battaglia.

Rosehip Oil

rosehip-essential-oil-queen-bee-secretsRosehip Oil – Rosa Rubiginosa

Rosehip oil is generally extracted from the seeds of a rose bush. Extensive clinical work overseas claim that the oil is extremely beneficial in tissue regeneration for conditions such as facial wrinkles, treatment of scars and even burns.  Wonderful for reducing the signs of wrinkles and premature aging.. Noticeably effective on crows feet around the eye and mouth area.

Rosehip oil is high in Linolenic and Linoleic fatty acids. It is believed that this is the reason for reducing the formation of keloid scar tissue and reducing the redness of hyper pigmentation.

Excerpts from The complete guide to Aromatherapy by World renowned Aromatherapist, Salvatorer Battaglia.

Organic Rosemary Essential Oil

rosemary-essential-oil-queen-bee-secretsRosemary Essential Oil – Rosemarinus Officinalis

A well known essential oil with analgesic and diuretic properties. Useful in massage and compresses to relieve fluid retention and pain associated with stiff joints and overworked muscles.  Rosemary also stimulates blood circulation, helpful in relieving cold feet, tired or weak legs and circulatory problems of the extremities.

Rosemary ‘s properties include Analgesic, carminative, cephalic, diuretic, nervine, tonic, astringent and antidepressant effects.

Excerpts from The complete guide to Aromatherapy by World renowned Aromatherapist, Salvatorer Battaglia

Neroli

1(Citrus aurantium var.amara.v) Carmative, Bactericidal, Antiseptic.

Neroli is taken from Orange blossoms and has a beautiful sweet scent. Uplifting on mind body and spirit. It is an excellent oil which stimulates cellular activity and growth. Neroli is none irritate and suitable for all skin types. A truly beautiful oil.

Ylang Ylang

ylang(Cananga odorata) Relaxant, Antidepressant, Phrodisiac. Ylang Ylang has been used in our BEEautiful Eye balm for not only it’s balancing effect on both oily and dry skin to be the oil that brings a woman to life.

Juniper Berry

jun(Juniperus communis) Antispasmodic, Stomachic, Stimulating.

Juniper taken from the berry is more commonly known as Juniper berry oil. Regarded as one of the most effective detoxifiers and diuretic the treatment of cellulite.

Frankincense

1(Boswellia carteri) Antiseptic, Astringent, Tonic.

The cytophalactic properties of Frankincense make it an ideal oil for mature and wrinkled skin in need of a slight lift. Frankincense is also useful in balancing oily skin and helps calm redness. Known as the youthful oil due to Anti ageing effects.

Vetiver

1(Vetiveria zizanioides) Tonic, Vermifuge, Antiseptic.

Vetiver is perhaps one of the most unusual oils in our range. It is considered one of the best oils for irritated, dry and dehydrated skin. It helps prevent and reduce wrinkles. It also improves the tone of tired looking skin. On an emotional level Vetiver is known to soothe states of irritability and stress.

Ginger

gingerStimulant Diuretic Stomachic. Ginger stimulates the digestive system and is useful in the treatment of helps a sluggish system.

Organic Australian Lavender Essential Oil

v2-lavender-smallOrganic Australian Lavender Essential Oil – Lavandula Angustofolia

Used since ancient times Lavender is useful in the treatment of many conditions due to its analgesic, antiseptic and antispasmodic properties.Lavender was used in First World War on mustard gas burns. Known for healing of the skin and reducing pain associated with skin irritations.

It is know to destroy bacteria such as staphylococcus and pneumococcus.

Useful in the treatment of burns, sunburn, dermatitis, eczema, psoriasis, boils and acne in diluted creams and lotions it is most effective.  It is however the safest of all essential oils to use undiluted.

Lavender assists both nervous systems, the parasympathetic and the sympathetic nervous system functions.  This in turn reduces stress of any kind both physical and emotional.

Lavender is rich in analgesic and antispasmodic qualities  together with antirheumatic  properties to assist rheumatism, headache and muscular pain.

Lavender’s calming effect is paramount above all other essential oils.

Excerpts from The Complete Guide to Aromatherapy – Salvatore Battaglia. One of the worlds leading Aromatherapy specialist

 

Other Beneficial Ingredients

Jojoba Oil – Jojoba oil is an extract from the seed of the Jojoba tree. It is actually a wax and because of the compounds Jojoba oil is similar to human sebum problems with under and over production of oil in these glands. Jojoba oil is excellent for people of all ages.

Cocoa Butter – Cocoa Butter is derived from Cocoa fruit beans. Due to it’s fatty acid and nutrient content cocoa butter is amazing in moisturizing dry skin. It penetrates the top layer of the skin. Rich and nourishing it is also helpful in warding off stretchmarks.

Shea Butter – Shea butter is derived from the seed of the Shea Tree. It is rich in Vitamin A and is actually oil. Shea Butter is extracted without the use of chemicals or preservatives making it a fabulous natural moisturizer for our products.

Extracts

Papaya – Derived from the Paw Paw Fruit. Papaya is rich in Vitamin A essential for healthy skin. It alleviates dead skin cells and helps skin stay hydrated. It is gentle and soothing to delicate skin. Perfect for our Baby Buzz.