Summer Nights Essential Oil Diffuser Blend

Posted by on 7/20/2016 to DIY Ideas with Essential Oils
Summer Night Essential Oil Diffuser Blend

2 parts Ylang Ylang
2 parts Orange
1 parts Patchouli
1 part Sandalwood

Mix all together and diffuse this relaxing blend in your favorite essential oil diffuser.

Ylang-Ylang Essential Oil's health benefits can be attributed to its properties as an antidepressant, antiseborrhoeic, antiseptic, aphrodisiac, hypotensive, nervine and sedative substance. The essential oil of ylang-ylang is extracted by steam distillation of fresh flowers of the ylang-ylang tree, which bears the scientific name Cananga Odorata. Benefits of Ylang Ylang oil are It fights depression and relaxes both the body and soul, thereby driving away anxiety, sadness, and chronic stress. It also has an uplifting effect on mood and induces feelings of joy and hope. It is an effective remedy for eczema. Ylang Ylang oil Prevents wounds from infection and speeds up healing process, straightens nervous system, help maintain healthy skin and lowers blood pressure. 

Orange Essential Oil Citrus Sinensis is obtained from the peels of orange by cold compression. The very smell of orange essential oil reminds you of happy moments and brings pleasant thoughts to mind. That is why this oil is so frequently used in aromatherapy. It creates a happy, relaxed feeling and works as a mood lifter. Orange Essential Oil provides relief from inflammation, relaxes muscular and nervous spasms, inhibits microbial growth and disinfects wounds. Sweet orange oil also boosts immunity, alleviates anxiety, anger and depression, cures acne and dermatitis. Another benefit of orange oil is that it promotes urination, eliminates toxins, and treats constipation.
Essential Oil of Patchouli is extracted by steam distillation of the leaves of the Patchouli plant, whose botanical name is Pogostemon Cablin or Pogostemon Patchouli, depending on the species. Some of the benefits of patchouli oil are it help fights depression, soothes inflammation, treats impotency and loss of libido, strengthens gums and prevents skin from sagging, boosts energy and immune systems, eliminates body order, reduces body temp during fever, helps treat eczema and works as a bug repellent. 

The essential oil of sandalwood is extracted through steam distillation of pieces of wood from matured Sandalwood trees which are 40-80 years old, although 80 years is preferred. The older the tree, the more oil is available, and the aroma is stronger. Health benefits of sandalwood oil are it reduces blood pressure, heals scars, fights aging, boosts immunity, tightens and soothes skin, lowers bad cholesterol, helps in weight loss and improves memory and concentration.  

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