Eucalyptus and lavender oils - what do they work on?

These natural essential oils contain extraordinary power. With them, you can create your own fragrant skincare rituals. And did you know that they will also help you effectively repel mosquitoes and moths?

Eucalyptus oil is made from the fresh leaves and shoots of this plant. It has a refreshing, cold, woody fragrance. It has an all-around effect. It helps to relax and de-stress as well as relieve tension. It works great when you need an energy boost. It has a warming effect, bringing relief to tired muscles. It decongests the respiratory tract, making it easier to breathe, and soothes inflamed skin.

Lavender essential oil is made from its highly aromatic flowers. It has a vivid, warm, floral-herbal fragrance. It is perfect for when we need to calm down, relax and want to regain inner balance. It makes it easier to fall asleep and helps reduce waking during the night making us better rested during sleep. It is also great for skin care - it soothes irritation, promotes skin regeneration, tones the skin and helps control excessive sebum production. 

Did you know... both of these oils are an effective, natural and safe way to repel mosquitoes. You can use them to scent the air, such as with a diffuser, and thus protect your home from these nuisance, biting insects. Lavender oil will also be great in the control of moles.