Vetiver oil is prized for its tonic, stimulant and emotional balancing properties. Described as an earthy and sweet oil, vetiver can be added to a variety of different base oils or creams to nourish and strengthen the skin. Try this balancing oil for massaging over stretch marks or on the abdomen to ease cramps, or to help with insomnia or stress. For an excellent skin tonic to relieve anxieties or simply soften dry skin, you can use the following recipe as a bath oil or for massage.
You will need: 4 drops Vetiver essential oil 4 drops Clary Sage essential oil 4 drops Ylang Ylang essential oil 5 drops Lavender essential oil 1/2 cup grapeseed oil
Combine oils well and store in an airtight container.
This all-purpose massage oil can be massaged at the temples to calm an anxious mind.
Use in a neck or shoulder massage to ease tension.
Massage oil into areas with stretch marks to support weakened skin and to help avoid further stretching.
For premenstrual syndrome, massage a small amount of oil into the abdominal area as desired.
Oil may be used in a standard massage to create a more uplifting experience.
As with any remedy, consult your physician if you are pregnant or have questions about using this vetiver oil blend.
For external use only.