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Frequent Traveler? Try These Essential Oils!

May 20th, 2016

For those of us constantly on the go whether it be for work or wander-lusting, frequent travel can take a serious toll on our immune system. Essential oils are a great way to naturally combat the stresses and strains of travel, jet lag, and germs. Our very own 21 drops founder and clinically certified aromatherapist, Cary Caster, has comprised a list of key essential oils to use throughout your travels:

 

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Immune Fighters:

Eucalyptus helps to defend against contaminants.

Ravintsara helps to fight “what’s going around” and ease congestion

Ho Wood provides fortification and immune support

 

Calming Agents:

Lavender helps to reduce anxiety, pacifies, nurtures and rebalances

Frankincense helps to quiet an overactive mind

German Chamomile reduces physical tension caused by stress

 

Sleep Aids:

Vetiver soothes nerves and helps promote relaxation

Ylang Ylang encourages peace and tranquility

Sandalwood quiets the mind chatter and has proven to create relaxation

 

Travel Discomforts:

Digestive/Nausea:

Cardamom eases stomach discomfort

Ginger helps diminish nausea

Sweet Orange helps stimulate digestion and relieves upset stomach

Pain Relief:

Juniper helps reduce pain

Helichrysum stimulates vein integrity and aids bruised areas

Myrrh helps soothe inflamed joints and tense muscles

 

 

For easy simple solutions try our 21 drops essential oil blends recommended for traveling: Calm, De-Stress, Decongest, Digest, Immunity, Pain Relief and Sleep Blends.