Essential oils, commonly known as volatile oils, are aromatic oils extracted from plants, trees, or bushes. This involves a specific extraction method that uses a particular part of the plant. It can be its seeds, trees, roots, flowers and leaves. Keep in mind that these are stronger than dried herbs.
Always use therapeutic grade essential oil. It contains a complete ratio of chemical compounds, and preserves the natural coherent vibrational frequency of the plant it is obtained from. This is something you should pay more attention to, because it is the frequency, chemistry, and fragrance of the oil that determine its therapeutic effects.
You may know that carrots contain nutrients that protect your vision, but scientists have found that some essential oil have the same effect on vision and maintain eye health at optimal level.
In 1997, Dr. Terry Friedmann claims to have given up his glasses. It is because he did not need them anymore. The doctor applied juniper and sandalwood essential oil on the area around the eyes, above the eyebrows, and onto the cheek area. He used supplements, but it is the oils that helped him.
Dr. Axe explains, “Frankincense oil has been demonstrated to improve eyesight, helichrysum oil improves vision and supports nerve tissue and cypress essential oil improve circulation which can improve macular degeneration. Apply 3 drops of any of these essential oils 2 times a day on cheeks and lateral eye area but do not put directly into eyes.”
Lavender, peppermint, and helichrysum essential oils can do magic for your blurred vision. Apple these in the area around your eyes, but make sure the oil does not touch the inner part of your eyes.
It has antiseptic, antispasmodic, diuretic, homeostatic, hepatic, and astringent properties. It works as respiratory tonic as well. Cypress essential oil relieves diarrhea, asthma, bronchitis, varicose veins, cellulite, etc. It stimulates circulation, and strengthens capillaries.
It is obtained from a type of resin of the Boswellia carterii or Boswellia sacara tree. People have used this oil for is amazing healing power. It relieves stress and anxiety. Use it as a natural deodorant, to prevent dental issues, relieve indigestion, treat skin issues, and others the like. Frankincense essential oil reduces inflammation, and smoothens fine lines and wrinkles in the area around the eyes.
It is super versatile, and can be used in many ways. You can use lavender oil to make your air freshener. Use it as massage oil, enrich your home spa experience, add it to your homemade body scrub, etc. lavender oil soothes skin and supports tissue revitalization.
It is a mighty analgesic, antidepressant, diuretic, fungicidal, anti-microbial, anti-bacterial, carminative, antiseptic, astringent, and anti-pyretic product. Lemongrass essential oil strengthens vascular walls, dilates blood vessels, stimulates circulation and lymph flow.
Sandalwood oil has carminative, sedative, diuretic, disinfectant, antiseptic, antispasmodic, astringent, emollient, and anti-inflammatory effect. It stimulates circulation and hydrates skin.
Use essential oils to improve your vision
Apply the oil on the area around your eyes. NEVER put it in your eyes! If it still gets in the eye, flush it out immediately. Use carrier oil to get it out easily. Try almond, coconut or olive oil.