Jasmine Essential Oil
Jasmine (Jasminum grandiflorum)
Jasmine essential oil is a very soothing, calming and revitalising oil. This makes it very valuable for severe depression, it soothes the nerves whilst restoring optimism and energy. These same soothing and calming properties are also very helpful with sexual problems such as impotence and frigidity. It is still probably most famous for being an aphrodisiac, bringing out feelings of love and emotional warmth. Jasmine oil is uplifting and euphoric and so helps boost confidence, whilst at the same time reducing fears and anxieties. A beneficial oil for soothing coughs, sore throats and laryngitis. Helps ease muscle aches and pains, sprains and stiff limbs. Jasmine is useful for regulating menstruation and easing painful periods. Also helpful in childbirth, relieves pain and can help speed up the delivery. Jasmine essential oil can help ease post-natal depression. As for skin treatment, Jasmine oil helps improve the skins elasticity. Also good for stretch marks and scars. Jasmine oil is fantastic in that it tones all types of skin - greasy, dry, sensitive and skin that is irritated.
This oil should not be used during the first 4 months of pregnancy.