The December Special: Aroma-Express comes with the Viaje™ Orange Oil and Diffuser Cleaner.
The Aroma-Express™ is a handy mug-sized atomizing diffuser. Cold-air diffusion disperses the essential oils into the air on a molecular level, allowing the molecules to be bio-available. Oils are not damaged by HEAT or WATER. Portability is a breeze with rechargeable batteries and a USB cable. Multiple digital timer options put you in control of the oil and aroma output. Included is an AC power adapter, four AA batteries (NiMh), wall plug, and USB cable. So take the Aroma-Express on the road, to your office, to your hotel, or on a cruise for aromatherapy everywhere. One year warranty. ***Two additional straws are included***
Note: An external timer will not work with this product because a manual touch is required to turn on the power.
**To fully charge the batteries, an external charger is recommended**
Batteries: AA nickel–metal hydride battery (NiMh), 1800 milliam-hours (MAH), 2V DC
To get a fully charged battery, an external battery charger is highly recommended.
Output: The Output button controls how much oil is diffused. For example, at the lowest setting (Level 1), the unit diffuses oil for 6 seconds and rests for 4 minutes. Increasing the Output to Level 4, the unit diffuses oil for 6 seconds and rests for 30 seconds. At level 6, the unit dispurses oil for 6 seconds and rests for 2 seconds. Pressing the button one more time to Level 7 will activate all of the six lights and the diffuser will run continuously.
Run Time: The Run-Time button is simply a timer. Pressing the button once (Level 1) sets the timer to 30 minutes. Each time you press the button, 30 minutes are added to the timer up to 180 minutes at Level 5. At Level 6, the diffuser will run continuously.
Power: Press the button once to turn the unit on. Press the button again to turn the unit off. A solid blue light indicates that the unit has adequate power. When the light blinks red, charge the batteries. A solid red light indicates that the batteries are charging. Once charged, the red light will turn off.
Memory: As long as the unit has adequate power, it will remember your timer configurations. When you turn the unit on, it will default to those settings.
Viaje Sweet Orange essential oil is obtained from the peels of oranges by cold compression. The botanical name is Citrus Sinensis. Country or origin, Florida. The health benefits of Orange essential oil can be attributed to its properties as an anti-inflammatory, antidepressant, antispasmodic, antiseptic, aphrodisiac, carminative, diuretic, tonic, sedative and cholagogue substance.
Uses of Viaje Sweet Orange Essential Oil
The essential oil of orange has a wide variety of domestic, industrial and medicinal uses. Domestically, it is used to add orange flavor to beverages, desserts and sweetmeats. Industrially, it is used in soaps, body lotions, creams, anti-aging and wrinkle-lifting applications, concentrates for soft beverages, room fresheners, sprays, deodorants, biscuits, chocolates, confectionery and bakery items.
This essential oil is obtained from the peels of orange by cold compression. Although most of you know the common name of oranges, perhaps you don’t know the botanical name, Citrus Sinensis. The liquid that comes in packets inside orange-flavored soft drink concentrates is sometimes composed of this oil. The main components of this oil are Alpha Pinene, Citronellal, Geranial, Sabinene, Myrcene, Limonene, Linalool and Neral.
I am sure we are all familiar with its commercial and industrial uses, now let’s explore some of the medicinal benefits that it has for those who consume it regularly.
Health Benefits of Orange Essential Oil
There are many health benefits of orange essential oil which include:
Antispasmodic: Spasms can result in many irritating or serious problems including continuous coughing, convulsions, muscle cramps and extreme diarrhea. To avoid these effects, spasms must be treated early or prevented entirely. This can be done with the help of orange essential oil, which relaxes muscular and nervous spasms.
Sedative: When you need to cool down after a hard day at the office or are suffering from inflammation of any kind, you should reach for a natural sedative that helps you to relax. The artificial sedatives or drugs available on the market are mostly tranquilizers based on narcotics such as opium and other synthetic forms. These, in the long run, do immense damage to the heart and various internal organs. It is a much better choice to use a natural one like orange essential oil. It alleviates anxiety, anger, depression and certain bodily inflammations.
Aphrodisiac: Orange essential oil has mild aphrodisiac properties. Systematic and regular use can cure problems such as frigidity, erectile problems, impotence, loss of interest in sex, and decreased libido.
Anti-inflammatory: Orange essential oil provides quick and effective relief from inflammation, whether internal or external. regardless of the reason, whether it is excessive intake of spices, fever, infections, side effects of antibiotics, gas, ingestion of toxic substances, or narcotics, orange essential oil can reduce the irritation and knee pain .
Cholagogue: It promotes secretions from all appropriate glands, including the exocrine and endocrine. Therefore, it is frequently used to promote menstruation, lactation, digestive juices, bile, hormones and enzymes.
Antiseptic: Wherever there is a cut or abrasion, there is always the chance of the wound becoming septic due to a bacterial infection. This is even more likely when the wound occurred from an iron object, because then there remains a chance of it becoming infected by tetanus germs. Essential Oil of Orange can help people avoid both septic, fungal infections and tetanus as they inhibit microbial growth and disinfect the wounds.
Antidepressant: 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, perfect for people who suffer from depression or chronic anxiety. Research suggests that natural essential oil of orange helps to reduce pulse rate and salivary cortisol due to child anxiety state
Diuretic: First, orange essential oils rids your body of excess gas, and then it’s time to get rid of the excess toxins. Again, the remedy is the same. Orange Oil can effectively flush the body of toxins as well. It promotes urination, which eliminates toxins like uric acid, bile, excess salts, pollutants and excess water within the urine. Urination increases appetite and promotes digestion. It contributes towards losing fats, which makes it good for the heart as well.
Tonic: The relation of a tonic to the body is quite similar to overhauling and servicing a vehicle. A tonic tones up every system that functions throughout the body, keeps the metabolic system in proper shape, contributes to strength, and boosts immunity.
Carminative: Being a carminative means being an agent that helps in the removal of excess gas from the intestines. Gas, which forms in the intestines and pushes upwards, can be very troublesome. Gas, since it is light, moves upwards and pushes against the internal organs, creating chest pains, indigestion and discomfort.
It can also cause a rise in blood pressure, negatively affect heart health, and cause acute stomach aches. Essential Oil of Orange can help with many of these problems, since it relaxes the abdominal and anal muscles, thereby letting the gas escape. Furthermore, it does not let additional gas form.
Alzheimer’s disease: Study suggests that aromatherapy using orange essential oil may aid in improving cognitive function, especially in AD patients.
Insecticide: Research suggests that orange essential oil is effective against larvae and pupae of housefly and may help in elimination of houseflies.
It serves as a detoxifier, boosts immunity, treats constipation and dyspepsia and is very good for maintaining healthy, smooth and glamorous skin. It also helps to cure acme and dermatitis.