Science has begun validating the time-tested value of essential oils to heal our aches and pains. They are an effective, natural first aid remedy when absorbed through the skin.
Below is a list of the top ten essential oils that you can massage on for healing, but make sure to always dilute them in a carrier oil, such as almond or olive. A good formula to use on the average person is two ounces of a carrier oil with 10 to 12 drops of essential oil.
Essential oils for healing:
Cypress- heavy menstruation, sore throat, varicose veins.
German chamomile- bruises, inflammation, pain, sprains, tension.